Overview Central America: Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama

Time for our classic overview: we decided to mix the three countries (Costa Rica, Panama and Nicaragua) for comparison and more fun facts! First things first, we loved our trip to Central America! The historical attractions are non-existent, but the nature and the culture are worth the trip. It’s hot in Nicaragua! Budget: Different in […]

Granada and León, the colonial cities of Nicaragua

Ometepe was awesome, and it’s now time for us to explore the old colonial cities of Nicaragua, Granada and León. On our way! Granada Granada is Nicaragua’s oldest colonial city. Founded in 1524 by Francisco Hernández, it stands at the foot of Volcán Mombacho and at the northwestern coast of Lago de Nicaragua. With its […]

First days in Nicaragua: San Juan & Ometepe Island

Since Costa Rica was pretty expensive for us, we decided to move to Nicaragua for 2 weeks. Nicaragua is about be twice as cheap, so that was good for our budget. We were also excited at the idea of having Adrien finally joining us for Nicaragua and ready for awesome adventures! We took together a bus from San […]