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The 10 Best Central America Beaches

By on Published: March 7, 2016 | Last Updated: February 17, 2020 in Central America, COSTA RICA, GUATEMALA, Latin America, NICARAGUA, PANAMA with 14 Comments
The 10 Best Central America Beaches

Bordered by both the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, Central America is really a skinny strip of land dominated by huge bodies of water on either side. This makes the whole continent a beach-lovers paradise and the array of different coastal areas in this small continent is astounding! From scuba diving and sipping rum […]

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Corcovado National Park: Seeing Costa Rica at its Best!

By on Published: December 22, 2015 | Last Updated: December 23, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Central America, COSTA RICA, Latin America with 8 Comments
Corcovado National Park: Seeing Costa Rica at its Best!

I will simply start by saying that visiting Corcovado National Park was, without a doubt, one of the highlights of the time Costa Rica. In a country already renowned for its eco-tourism, incredible wildlife and beautiful nature, Corcovado National Park sparkles like a jewel in this country’s crown. Related Posts The 10 Best Beaches in […]

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5 BEST Places in Guatemala (inc. Antigua & Tikal)

By on Published: November 26, 2015 | Last Updated: December 9, 2019 in Central America, GUATEMALA, Latin America with 8 Comments
5 BEST Places in Guatemala (inc. Antigua & Tikal)

A land of fiery active volcanoes, wild colourful markets and dense jungle ruins, Guatemala is like nowhere else on the planet. Nestled at the top of Central America, this tiny country is a feast for the senses at every turn and never fails to captivate those who visit her. Indeed Guatemala was the first country […]

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20 Amazing Things to Do on Little Corn Island, Nicaragua

By on Published: September 24, 2015 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Central America, Latin America, NICARAGUA with 25 Comments
20 Amazing Things to Do on Little Corn Island, Nicaragua

Oh Little Corn Island, what a tiny drop of paradise you are! There you sit in the Caribbean Sea, a minuscule pearl, shining with simplicity and serenity. I fell in love with you from the first moment I saw you – loving everything about your tropical charm and beauty. With no cars, no roads, banks […]

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The 5 Best Things to Do in Nicaragua

By on Published: May 25, 2015 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Central America, Latin America, NICARAGUA with 2 Comments
The 5 Best Things to Do in Nicaragua

Oh Nicaragua, you dream-filled beautiful country! With mountains, lakes, rivers, beaches, surf, scuba, jungles and islands you’ve got it all, so close and so fresh and so exciting. And best of all, not everyone knows about you yet. About your dazzling colours, your friendly people, your fun and your wildness. But word is getting around […]

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Granada Vs León: The Fight for Nicaragua’s Best City

By on Published: February 19, 2015 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Central America, Latin America, NICARAGUA with 7 Comments
Granada Vs León: The Fight for Nicaragua’s Best City

“Granada vs León: Which one is better?” asks my friend. She’s due to visit the Central American country of Nicaragua in the next few months and knowing my experience of travelling there, as well as my propensity for speaking frankly, she probably expects a clear answer. “Well, they’re very different,” I reply, unhelpfully. “Really?” she […]

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Went for a Week, Stayed a Year: Falling in Love with Little Corn Island

By on Published: January 23, 2015 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Central America, Latin America, NICARAGUA, Travel Stories with 32 Comments
Went for a Week, Stayed a Year: Falling in Love with Little Corn Island

From the moment I got off the long wooden boat and walked up the mini jetty onto the sandy soil, I fell in love with Little Corn Island, Nicaragua. I simply knew this was a special place for me. Looking and feeling like something out of a Caribbean travel brochure, palm trees laden with coconuts swaying in the […]

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