Activities & day trips

Learn Nicaraguan dancing and cooking! will take place at our CENAC school at Esteli, Nicaragua, or email us at: lpatricia477@gmail.com to schedule classes for the day(s)!

Dance styles to choose from: Merengue, Salsa, Bachata, Reggeton, Cumbia When: Monday through Friday.
Class Length: 1 hour each session (recommended: 3 sessions) from 2:30pm to 3:30pm, or 3:30pm to 4:30pm.
Cost: the cost per hour is 7 dollars. Otherwise, If you take 3 sessions, the cost is 20 dollars, per person.
Bring: Shoes that are comfortable to dance in, that are not too loose and won’t slip or stick to the floor. For salsa and Cumbia classes, it’s preferable women wear a shoe with a slight heel and maybe a strap. Wear clothes comfortable to move in, and most importantly, bring a spirit to dance!

* Please email us for an appointment at: lpatricia477@gmail.com Please make sure to email us before hand to make sure we can be at the school waiting for you! *

Traditional and Everyday Foods of Nicaragua!
Every Nica meal is not complete without “Gallo Pinto” (a rice and beans fusion.) Along with Gallo Pinto for your side, you will be able to choose one of the following main dishes to make: Repochetas or Enchiladas, Tajadas, tostones con queso, homemade Tortillas, Chancho con yuca, vigoron, plántanos fritos o pescozones, tortitas de papa!
OR – Also try your hand at making Nica style soup instead!
Choose one of the following: sopa de queso que lleva unas tortas fritas de maíz, guisos con carne, ayote o vegetales como: papa o pipián con crema.
Don’t forget your beverage! Witch-ever meal or soup you decide to make, you also get to make one of the following typical drinks: pinolillo, chicha, semilla de jícaro, tamarindo, nancite (beverages prepared from traditional Nica fruits and ingredients)
When: Monday through Friday.
Cost per hour: 12 dollars. If you take 3 sessions, the cost is 35 dollars for all 3, (per person.)
Class Length: 1 hour each session from 2:30pm to 3:30pm, or 3:30pm to 4:30pm. We suggests to take 3 sessions with us, to a have fully rounded nicaragüense pallet, and to save money from our discount.

*Please remember to make an appointment with us beforehand!*
Where: Dancing and cooking classes will take place at our CENAC school. You can take a taxi from the long distance bus stations for 10 cordobas, anywhere else you can take a taxi from any other main tourist destination for 10 to 15 cordobas. Tell the Taxi driver: “Una Cuadra y media Norte al Atlantic City Casino, sobre la Carretera Panamericana.” For more information on our address, see our “Contact Us” page.

Repochetas
Repochetas

Tostones con queso

Tostones con queso

Tortillas

Tortillas

Tajadas

Tajadas

Sopa de queso

Sopa de queso

Sopa de carne y verduras

Sopa de carne y verduras

platano frito

Plátano frito

Enchiladas

Enchiladas

Chancho con yuca

Chancho con yuca