Streets of Masaya

A few snaps from the streets of Masaya.

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Eye-catching mural depicting typical Masaya

cross at cross roads

A cross at a crossroads. This faded scruffy building depicts much of Nica for me

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Colourful casas

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Individuality

The topiary seems to humanise this house

The topiary seems to humanise this house


Garage on the street with products for sale

Garage on a back street with products for sale

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Outside the tourist market. Pushies a major form of transport for people and anything else – buckets full of stuff, ladders…

Tower near cathedral square.

Tower near cathedral square.

Sky dancer. Statue in cathedral square on top of rotunda.

Sky dancer. Statue in cathedral square on top of rotunda.

Cerviche in the square. This is the place with the enormous tables and chairs and a good rep

Cerviche in the square. This is the place with the enormous tables and chairs and a good rep

Handmade sun shade

Handcrafted sun shade

Heroes and martyrs

Heroes and martyrs

Can anyone tell me what these are on the electric wires. Birds' nests, air plants?

Can anyone tell me what these are on the electric wires. Birds’ nests, air plants?

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A more distant pic showing some of the many mysterious attachments

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