Most Americans know Nicaragua best for the Iran-Contra affair of the 1980s, but what is this country like now, over 20 years later? Tony visits locals young and old to find out what it means to live in ...Go to Episode
Flor de Pino
Flor de Pino was once the location for a restaurant but it's now only open to friends and special guests. Anthony Bourdain enjoyed a dish of iguana with journalist Carlos Chamorro.
21a Avenida SE, Managua, Nicaragua
Bus station food
Tony and local friend Hector brave the bus fumes to eat salpicon (cold ground beef) and bistec encebollado (steak with onions).
Pista del Mayoreo, Managua, Nicaragua
Valle de Flores (butcher shop)
Tony picks up meat for a local meal.
Pan American Hwy, Esteli, Nicaragua