Nicaragua dispelled all myths. It is gorgeous, affordable and very safe. Tourism is a relatively new phenomenon, so you pretty much get the country to yourself. Ometepe Island is perhaps my favorite place on earth. Try to spend as much time as you can there!
Want to go? Nicaragua Multisport
I went to: Nicaragua, Granada, Managua, San Juan del Sur, Ometepe, Masaya, Mombacho Volcano