I get asked this question a lot: "When is the best time of the year to visit Apoyo Lodge and Laguna de Apoyo?" And my answer is inevitably the same: ALL THE TIME. I mean, if I didn’t think that way I wouldn’t probably live here, right? But I thought it might be useful for you to know in a little more detail what to expect, if you are planning to visit us and this beautiful paradise that is the Laguna de Apoyo Natural Reserve.
As I am sure you have read already, Nicaragua has two distinct seasons: Dry Season from November to April and Rainy Season from May to October. However, there is more know about these two seasons and a few other “sub-seasons” within the two main ones.
I am Miriam, a Health and Lifestyle Coach and Co-owner of Apoyo Lodge. I am also the one that has been meaning to start this blog for about a year – let me tell you, times does fly when you are having fun (or when you are trying to survive as a first-time business owner)!
A year ago this month, I moved into Apoyo Lodge ready to open doors for December 1st. Ready, or at least, so I thought. I was not, by any means, ready for what was to come in the following 12 months, but in retrospective, if I had known for a minute the amount of unplanned, crazy things I would have to deal with as an entrepreneur opening a unique business in the crater of a volcano, I might have never gone ahead to begin with. And trust me, I am happy I did.