If you travel to Nicaragua, you can’t miss a visit to Granada, famous for being the oldest town in all Central America.
I love going back to Granada from time to time, with old cobble stoned street, old churches, colonial buildings and so much history around.
Where are you going? Nicaragua? Are you crazy? Do you want to be kidnapped or find yourself in the middle of a civil war? Is Nicaragua safe?
This is what I keep hearing every time I meet a new friend back home (Italy) and I tell him that I am off to Nicaragua. I have been living here with my wife for the past several years, so I can really tell you how safe Nicaragua is, firsthand experience and not just some statistics. (more…)
Leon Nicaragua is indeed a beautiful colonial city surrounded by Volcanos. Some Nicas (that’s how Nicaraguans called themselves) think Leon is how Managua is supposed to be if the earth quake didn’t destroyed it back in 1972, and in case another disaster occurs the Capital, Leon is going to be the next capital of Nicaragua. (more…)
Nicaragua boast hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches both on the Pacific and the Caribbean Coast and although we have seen many of them, it is not an easy task to pick the Top 5 beaches in Nicaragua. We will try to list our Top 5 Beaches, but probably they will become more as we keep discovering beautiful and uncrowded beaches. (more…)