• MOON RISE - BLUEFIELDS
  • HEAVENLY BEACH - CORN ISLAND
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - PEARL LAGOON
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - KUKRA HILL
  • MAY POLE - BLUEFIELDS
  • MAY POLE - BLUEFIELDS
  • ARRIVAL OF THE GARIFUNAS - ORINOCO (PEARL LAGOON)
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - BLUEFIELDS
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - AWAS (PEARL LAGOON)
  • A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY - RAMA CAY (BLUEFIELDS)
  • IN TOUCH WITH NATURE - SAN MARIANO (BLUEFIELDS)
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - KUKRA HILL
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - ORINOCO (PEARL LAGOON)
  • STATUE OF THE 6 ETHNIC GROUPS OF THE REGION - BLUEFIELDS
  • ENJOY THE VIEW - BLUEFIELDS
  • EMANCIPATION OF SLAVERY - CORN ISLAND

Welcome to Paradise Zone - RAAS

The Región Autónoma del Atlántico Sur now Región Autónoma del Caribe Sur (since February 10th, 2014) is Spanish for "Autonomous Region of the Southern Atlantic now Autonomous Region of the Southern Caribbean", sometimes shortened to RAAS or R.A.A.S. now RACS or R.A.C.S., is one of two autonomous regions in Nicaragua. It covers an area of 27,407 km² and has a population of 382,100 (2005 census). It has 12 municipalities, been the capital Bluefields.

6 Ethnic Groups of RAAS6 Ethnic Groups of RAAS


 

Location:

RAAS is located on the South East Coast of Nicaragua. 

 


 

Municipalities:

 
  1. Bluefields
  2. Bocana de Paiwas
  3. Corn Island
  4. Desembocadura de la Cruz de Río Grande
  5. El Ayote
  6. El Rama
  7. El Tortuguero
  8. Kukra Hill
  9. La Cruz de Río Grande
  10. Laguna de Perlas
  11. Muelle de los Bueyes
  12. Nueva Guinea

 


 

RAAS Flag and Coat of Arms

  

RAAS Flag
RAAS Coat of Arms
 

Video: Mayo Ya 2014 Carnaval

Mayo Ya 2014 - Carnaval
 
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Video: Mayo Ya 2014 Caribbean Taste - Tulululu

Mayo Ya 2014 - Caribbean Taste - Tulululu
 
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Video: Mayo Ya 2014 Dory Race

Mayo Ya 2014 - Dory Race
 
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Mayo Ya 2014 - Miss May & Cultural Presentations
Mayo Ya 2014 - Miss May & Cultural Presentations.

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Mayo Ya 2014 - Carnaval
Mayo Ya 2014 - Carnaval.

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Mayo Ya 2014 - Dory Race
Mayo Ya 2014 - Dory Race.

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  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • Traditional Tulululu Dance | Baile Tradicional del Tulululu
  • Plat Pole - Traditional Costume | Palo Encintado - Traje Tradicional
  • Plat Pole - Traditional Dance | Baile Tradicional del Palo Encintado
  • Mayaya Traditional Dance | Baile Tradicional del Mayaya
  • Mayaya - Traditional Dance & Costume | Mayaya - Baile & Traje Tradicional
  • BICU University Ballet | Ballet de la Universidad BICU
  • Tropical Fruits | Frutas Tropicales
  • Guisada & Pati - Traditional Foods | Patí & Guisada - Comidas Tradicionales
  • Rundown - Traditional Food | Rondon - Comida Tradicional
  • Tulululu Dance | Baile del Tulululu
  • Plats | Trenzas
  • Traditional Colors | Colores Tradicionales
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • May Pole | Palo de Mayo
  • Tulululu
  • May Pole Tree | Arbol de Palo de Mayo

Mayoya Back to our Roots Bluefields

The month we've all been waiting is finally here!! Yes, it's MAY the month of Fertility, Rain, lots of Nice Traditional Foods, more Rain, Music, and of course The May Pole (Mayaya) & The Tulululu...

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