Nicaragua Travel Articles

 
Island Moment – Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
Hilary Miller longs to return to Nicaragua's most beautiful island and the best host she's ever had.
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The Great Sultan – Granada, Nicaragua
The Great Sultan – Granada, Nicaragua home_march25_sultan.jpgLeave Nicaragu
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Nicaragua Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Nicaragua Where is it?: Central America, bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Pacific Ocean, between Costa Rica and Honduras Why do people go here?: For many people, Nicaragua is not a destination in its own right yet, rather a stop between neighboring countries. This is in part due to regions […]
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Managua Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Managua Where is it located?: Managua is located in Nicaragua, in the western half of the country near the Pacific Ocean. Why do people go there?: The city is cheap, and has the crime and poverty that go along with it. Often destroyed by natural disasters, Managua finds itself in a […]
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A Year and a Day #24: Christmas and New Year\’s Eve, but where was the fiesta? – Nicaragua
Daniel crossed over into Nicaragua and found his favourite city in Central America so far: Grenada.
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Hippocrates Laughs – Nicaragua
Shawna Kenney goes to Central America to cure her friend's loneliness and finds another world in the process.
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Worldwide with Wee-Cheng #22: Nicaragua: Bulls’ Testicles in the Land of Fire and Revolution – Nicaragua
Worldwide with Wee-Cheng #22: Nicaragua: Bulls’ Testicles in the Land of Fire and Revolution – Nicaragua If the North Americans will leave the place alone, peaceful Nicaragua can finish the process of rebuilding after years of conflict.
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Tapir Travels #6: Colonial Charm
Granada's European architecture and then in to the jungles of the Miskito Coast.
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Tapir Travels #5
Slowing down for a chronic allergy and then on to Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua.
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Managua, Nicaragua: General Info
Quick Facts and Figures Population: 1.3 million Natural Threats: more than 25 volcanoes surround Managua; active fault lines run dead through the middle of the city; prone to flooding and landslides Number killed in 1972 earthquake: 6,000-10,000 Damage from ’72 earthquake: five square miles of the city center in complete ruins; light, water, sewerage, and […]
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