Nicaragua - People and places: Pájaro loco

Pájaro loco

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Here's a typical Nicaragua toy that you might find in the artesan market in Masaya or in Huembes market in Managua.  It's called 'Pájaro Loco' which is also the name for Woody Woodpecker in Spanish.  Anyways, you'll get the idea...the point is to make noise and that's about it.

He aquí un juguete típico de Nicaragua que podés comprar en los mercados de artesanía en Masaya o en el mercado Huembes in Managua.  Se llama 'Pájaro loco".  Pues, parece que la idea es hacer bulla...y funciona.