Category: Nicaragua

Apr 09

What we found in Nicaragua’s colonial masterpiece: Granada

  The fastest growing and best known of Nicaragua’s tourism spots is Granada. It supports a beautiful colonial environment in which the buildings, culture and food reflect many Andalusian influences from Spain. We arrived to the town just under two hours coming from the Costa Rican border. It is bounded by the massive lake Nicaragua …

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Apr 05

We found Leon Nicaragua to be an authentic colonial gem

  Nicaragua as a whole is an undisturbed tourism destination. Just coming of age it offers many historic, untouched and authentic towns and traditions. Granada is probably the most famous colonial city and Leon the second most. Leon really impressed us because it was far less overrun with tourists. The local element lives and breathes …

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Apr 02

Plaza Colon: We found this great hotel in Granada Nicaragua

    We often find that hotels right in the heart of a major tourist destination can be overpriced or overinflated or both! However our recent stay at Plaza Colon leaves no doubt it is a colonial luxury address at the heart of town which fulfills some of the best hospitality expectations. 

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Mar 29

The many faces of a hot, new tourism destination: Nicaragua

  The travel world is a buzz right now about Nicaragua, 2017 is expected to be a record setting year and we are happy to say that we became part of it recently by making our way to its colonial cities, pristine beaches and wild countryside. 

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