>Americas »

#406 : Watching the Telica volcano magma

#406 : Watching the Telica volcano magma

Nico November 7, 2019 0

Idea #406 – Hikking the Telica volcano in Nicaragua Telica, one of the most active volcanoes in Nicaragua, consists of a group of cones and of craters which overlap. In 2015, the sommital crater

Lire la Suite »
# 304: Visiting the cuban Pearl of the south

# 304: Visiting the cuban Pearl of the south

Nico November 7, 2019 0

Idea # 304 – Visiting the city of Cienfuegos Cienfuegos is called the Pearl of the South because of the beauty of her bay. Christopher Columbus discoverded this gulf in 1494; it wass inhabited

Lire la Suite »
# 134: Visiting the Sultanate of the East in Yucatan

# 134: Visiting the Sultanate of the East in Yucatan

Nico November 6, 2019 0

Idea # 134- Visit Valladolid, the Sultanate of the East, Yucatan Valladolid, known under the name of Sultanate del Oriente, is one of the most beautiful colonial cities of the State of Yucatán. Known

Lire la Suite »
#337: Attending a Soyuz launching

#337: Attending a Soyuz launching

Nico October 29, 2019 0

Idea # 337 – Attending a launch of Soyuz in Kourou The Guyanese Space center (CSG) is a French base of rocket launching, situated near Kourou in French Guiana. It was put into service

Lire la Suite »
#403 : Exploring the wet forest of the volcano Mombacho

#403 : Exploring the wet forest of the volcano Mombacho

Nico October 26, 2019 0

Idea #403 – Exploring the wet forest of the volcano Mombacho Mombacho is a volcano of Nicaragua, in Central America, situated near the city of Granada. Integrated into a natural reserve called”Reserva Natural Volcan

Lire la Suite »
#345: Observing the largest rodent in the world

#345: Observing the largest rodent in the world

Nico October 6, 2019 0

Idea #345 – Observing the Cabiai, lord of herbs Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris), of the Indian word Guaranis ” capivara ” meaning ” Lord of herbs “, called also Capybara in Guiana, is the biggest

Lire la Suite »
#342: Observing the agoutis of Guyana

#342: Observing the agoutis of Guyana

Nico October 5, 2019 0

Idea #342 – Observing the agoutis of french Guiana Agoutis, of their scientific name Dasyprocta, forms a kind of rodents which includes ground mammals of tropical America. It was described for the first time

Lire la Suite »
#303: Diving in Cuba

#303: Diving in Cuba

Nico October 4, 2019 0

Idea #303 – Diving on Guajimico in Cuba Cuba island offers more than 4000 km of coast, and numerous islands encircled by coral reefs. The most famous sites are Isla de la Juventud, Maria

Lire la Suite »
# 133: Watching Maya Iguanas

# 133: Watching Maya Iguanas

Nico September 29, 2019 0

Idea # 133- Watching iguanas on the Maya sites in Yucatan The iguanas of the Yucatán, known under the name of Ctenosaura similis, or iguanosores, meet everywhere in the peninsula, in the places so varied

Lire la Suite »
# 96: Tasting Rum in Marie-Galante

# 96: Tasting Rum in Marie-Galante

Nico September 27, 2019 Comments Off on # 96: Tasting Rum in Marie-Galante

Idea # 96 – Visit of Marie-Galante and its distilleries Marie-Galante, also known as the “Island of a hundred windmills” is an island in the Caribbean, still fairly open to tourism. From the XVII

Lire la Suite »
# 28: Diving on the Franjack’s wreck (Gwada)

# 28: Diving on the Franjack’s wreck (Gwada)

Nico September 25, 2019 0

Idea # 28: Diving on the Franjack’s wreck The cargo of about 50 m long was built in Denmark (or Sweden?) ; in 1958 it sailed to Copenhagen and then on the side of La

Lire la Suite »
# 22: Diving on the wreck of Zingara (Dom Rep)

# 22: Diving on the wreck of Zingara (Dom Rep)

Nico September 19, 2019 0

Idea # 22: Diving on the Zingara’s wreck If you dive into the north of the Dominican Republic sea , in the Bay of Sosua, visit the wreck of the Zingara, which lies at

Lire la Suite »
#420 : Visiting the biggest cathedral of Middle America

#420 : Visiting the biggest cathedral of Middle America

Nico September 18, 2019 0

Idea #420 – Visiting the city of Leon and its cathedral in Nicaragua León, of its full name Santiago of los Caballeros de León, is situated in approximately 80 km northwest from Managua, and

Lire la Suite »
# 25: Diving on the Augustin Fresnel’s wreck (Gwada)

# 25: Diving on the Augustin Fresnel’s wreck (Gwada)

Nico September 17, 2019 0

Idea # 25: Diving on the wreck of the Augustin Fresnel II The freighter, which is  53 meters long and 9 meters wide, with a tonnage of 660 tons , was built in the late

Lire la Suite »
#402 : Watching the volcano Masaya’s lake of magma

#402 : Watching the volcano Masaya’s lake of magma

Nico September 14, 2019 0

Idea #402 – Watching the volcano Masaya’s lake of magma Masaya is one of the most active volcanoes of Nicaragua. It is situated in the heart of a 54 km² natural reserve, close to

Lire la Suite »
CameraOnBoard.fr : 1000 idées d'aventures et de voyages autour du monde, en vidéos. L'oeil de l'action avec les moyens du bord.