Author Archives: Elisabeth Hofstad

Study centre is opening!!

Finally we can see that the building of the centre is soon to be finished. We are busy with the last bits and pieces and our first students will arrive within one week. It is exciting. Our conference hall is … Continue reading

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Following the study centre

Now summer is here. The sun is shining again, and the temperature is cool, just between 25 and 30 degrees. The study centre is growing fast, and soon the carpenters will arrive and start with doors and cabinets around the … Continue reading

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New hospital at Las Peñitas

It looks like building is in fashion these days.  Two weeks ago there was some activity across the road where I live.  Rumours told us that there was new project in Las Peñitas. They were going to build a new … Continue reading

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The big day!

Tuesday 27 of September was a big day in the building prosess. From early in the morning at five o´clock the workers were making the division between the first and the second floor. Fifty men mixing cement and carrying it … Continue reading

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My new study center

Exciting things are happening now. I am starting a new project building a house that is going to be a new center for teaching Spanish to foreigners. The house will have fascilities that are necessary when people from cold climate … Continue reading

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Holidays in Norway

I´m back again. It has been a long break from writing, but my intention is to keep you all posted on my life here in Nicaragua. Since last time I have been to Norway visiting family and friends and that … Continue reading

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Students in León

Just found a new interesting blog about how it is to be a student at Kulturstudier studying Spanish og Pedagogy in León. Go to the blog and look at all the nice pictures.

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Work, work, work

Friday I know it overdue now for me to write again. I have been working very hard those last weeks and there has been no time to do anything else. The weather is changing slowly now and we are entering the … Continue reading

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Turtle season

From august til december the turtles living in the Pacific ocean are restricted for commercial use. This is the period when they climb up to the beach from the sea and dig their caves where they lay their 100 eggs … Continue reading

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Photo Shoot

Saturday Last week I was going on a trip into the mangrove forest to get some photos for my work. We went in the afternoon because the light is better then and the animals are more visible then, because they … Continue reading

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