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Nicaragua is an incredible country to visit. Here's basic information about the country and frequently asked questions about Nicaragua for your travels. Full post at https://sightdoing.net/nicaragua-faq/

Just the Facts: Frequently Asked Questions about Nicaragua

Nicaragua is starting to pick up popularity from travelers, but it’s still relatively un-visited compared to its neighbor Costa Rica.  What a shame!  Nicaragua is a beautiful country that offers a ton of variety, low prices, and friendly people. I barely scratched the surface of the country, with visits to Granada, Masaya, León, Somoto, Managua, …

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My Complete Nicaragua Guide to Plan Your Trip… Guaranteed!

No question about it: Nicaragua is one of my all-time favorite destinations.  In fact, I loved my first visit there so much that I just couldn’t stop writing about it!  Here’s a guide to all of my Nicaragua articles to help you plan your upcoming trip. Get Started: Just the Basics About Nicaragua Frequently Asked …

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Splendid Nature at Estación Biológica Las Guacamayas

Most tourists who visit the department of Petén in Guatemala see Tikal and nothing else, missing one of the region’s great attractions: the tropical forest.  I was bound and determined to see part of the jungle, so my mother and I decided to visit Estación Biológica Las Guacamayas, a small section of Laguna del Tigre National Park. Visiting the …

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Waves, Sunsets, and Turtles in Las Peñitas Nicaragua

Sure, Nicaragua is a country full of friendly people, low prices, and lots to do but there is one problem: it’s HOT.  Unless you head into the mountains (which, eventually, I did), there is nothing even remotely comfortable about the weather.  Luckily, the country has nearly 1000 kilometers of coastline, not including the many lakes …

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