Playa Maderas Paradise in Nicaragua

Playa Maderas, Paradise in Nicaragua

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Most travelers keen on visiting the beach in Nicaragua will make their way to San Juan del Sur, but just a bit further up the shore is the beach you really should go see, Playa Maderas. This little surfing village is relaxed and unpretentious. From sun up to sun down the shore is filled with […]

The 5 Best Destinations in Central America // Brittany from Boston

The 5 Best Destinations in Central America

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Central America is the newest and hottest travel region, bringing cheap and beautiful attractions to the fingertips of travelers. Whether you’re backpacking through the whole region or just choosing an area for a short trip, there is so much to love here! These are the 5 best destinations in Central America: 1. Leon, Nicaragua             Just […]

10 Things to Do in Leon Nicaragua

Top 10 Things to Do in Leon Nicaragua

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Leon is an old colonial town in Nicaragua, full of history and culture, and situated near some beautiful natural landmarks. Read on for the top 10 things you should see and do when you come to Leon! Go volcano boarding at Cerro Negro. You can read more here about what it’s like and why you […]

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua: The Ultimate Thrill Ride

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“This volcano was the first and most popular place to go volcano boarding in the world,” explains the tour guide as our 4×4 barrels through the overgrown nature on this backcountry dirt road, traveling towards Cerro Negro. “A famous international stuntman tried riding his bike down this volcano to break the world speed record, and […]

8 Reasons Why You Need to Visit Guatemala

The 8 Reasons Why You Need To Visit Guatemala

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There’s so much to see and do in Guatemala. When you visit here it is unlike anywhere else in the world, and I dare say this is the hidden gem of Central America. So read on for the 8 reasons why you absolutely must visit Guatemala, and get ready to book your tickets asap! 1. […]

Eat Like a Local in Guatemala // Brittany from Boston

How To: Eat Like a Local in Guatemala

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Food is such a major part of culture in Guatemala that you would be doing yourself a disservice if you avoided the local flavor and went only to the touristy restaurants offering your favorite international comfort foods. When you come to Guatemala you should embrace the rich, historic culture here, and that means you have […]

The 5 Best Places to Visit in Guatemala

The 5 Best Places to Visit in Guatemala

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Guatemala is a country filled with beautiful sights, rich culture, friendly people, amazing food, and outdoor adventures. It should absolutely be on your travel wish list, and when you come here these are the 5 places you absolutely must visit!   Lake Atitlan This beautiful sprawling lake is made all the more enchanting by the […]