Nicaragua Travel Articles

Monika Sundem
View of momotombo from old Leon ruins
Monika Sundem
Main cathedral in Leon City, from its roof, you can see far
Monika Sundem
waiting in Moyogalpa for the ferry
Marnie Green
Lookout at Masaya
Monika Sundem
Horse drawn carriage anyone?
Adventure Life and the Rainforest Alliance
Adventure Life and the Rainforest Alliance have established a partnership to promote tourism operations that are part of the Rainforest Alliance\'s Best Management Practices in Sustainable Tourism Program.
Avenue Of Volcanoes
The western coastal plain of Central America holds a line of active volcanoes running north to south. Nicaragua itself has 19 volcanoes, almost all of them protected in National Parks.
Lake Nicaragua and Ometepe Island
Lake Nicaragua is one of the wonders of the Western Hemisphere. One hundred miles long and as much as 46 miles wide, it is the largest freshwater lake in Central America, but it may millennia ago have been part of the sea. Learn more about Lake Nicaragua
Nicaragua Weather
Nicaragua has a tropic climate. Days are warm, and nights are cooler but still balmy. Learn more before your trip.
Overview of Nicaragua
Beautiful Nicaragua is a land of fascinating contrasts. There is something for everyone to enjoy in Nicaragua. Find out more about Nicaragua before your trip.
Surfers In Paradise
The pretty ocean-side town of San Juan del Sur is the center for surfer culture. Learn more about surfing in Nicaragua before your travels.
The History of Nicaragua
The name Nicaragua comes from Nicarao, the name of a chief of one of the indigenous tribes that lived around Lake Nicaragua in the sixteenth century. Get to know a little more about Nicaragua\'s history before your trip.