The Weekly Photo Challenge is Off-Season.
“en la lluvia, cuando le recuerdo.”
― Sitta Karina
I love the rainy season in Nicaragua. It is the off-season for tourists, a time of tranquility, reflection, growth, and gorgeous sunsets as well as unusual cloud formations.
The fishermen cast their nets unmolested by kayakers and swimmers.
Grand colonial cities, such as Granada, transform into normal working cities with the disappearance of throngs of tourists.
Concepcion volcano on Ometepe Island shimmers delightfully in the background of Granada.
Vendors take time off from hawking their wares.
The patron saints give thanks for the nourishing rains that give hope for a prosperous growing season.
It is in the rainy season that I remember why I love Nicaragua.