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HDR of a small, volcanic, tropical island that is inside the Nicaraguan lake Cocibolca (Known in Maps as "Lake Nicaragua" but I like the native name better). The lake has over 365 volcanic islands, like this one. Some even have restaurants and American TV, cracked of course because I noticed the satellite dish said "DirecTV" but the reciever was another brand. Besides, I don't think DirecTV is going to each of these rustic islands to setup a dish (everything is so poor!). The kind of food: fresh fish from the very lake. Really fun. Did you know that you can eat a full BIG plate of food at restaurants for only $2 ? Thats cheap! At the center of the island there is a small island called "Ometepe" with 2 volcanos in it. I hear the scenery is great there too but the journey was about 8 hours on a boat and I didn't have much time, actually, the day after that day was my last day and there was so much stuff to do.
Wikipedia says that the lake has over 400+ but I got my information from Native Nicaraguan Tour guides. Mhhh, who's to trust?
This image has very little modifications by the way, you can get these kind of colours in an HDR just when its about to become a sunset. I was amazed by all of the beautiful scenery! I don't really encourage excessive travel but you should get out of that town of yours every once in a while.

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Photo by Aaron Escobar.

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  1. • chloe. 50 months ago | reply

    really reminds me of Lost :D!

  2. juansor2009 50 months ago | reply

    WOW how cool
    nice shot!
    where was that?

  3. Victoria Berglin 49 months ago | reply

    stunnings shot.
    I love how the water looks.

  4. ★dado! ★ [deleted] 49 months ago | reply

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  5. Ricc@rdo.B 49 months ago | reply

    bellissima foto!!!

  6. Percentil71 (Miguel Ángel) 47 months ago | reply

    Impresionante, me encanta. El color fantástico. Enhorabuena.

  7. agriturismo casa luna 46 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Soulpictures, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  8. Hanyi® 46 months ago | reply

    It's so amazing!

  9. Mena09 45 months ago | reply

    Que bella foto

  10. sunnysanya 45 months ago | reply

    hope you likr it

  11. SLO-D300 44 months ago | reply

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  12. Eli the Bearded 42 months ago | reply

    Flickr's most "interesting" photo for "deserve to lose".

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    Found in a search. (?)

  13. the-grasshopper [deleted] 39 months ago | reply

    Great shot!

  14. Emotioned.com 38 months ago | reply

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  15. This is the Dedé [deleted] 28 months ago | reply

    Que fotografía belíssima!! Meus parabéns!!

  16. Jess .. 21 months ago | reply

    Wonderful place!

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