Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAUGA TRAVEL (CNN) —On some forgotten day in 2004, Cerro Negro, a soot-colored volcano in Nicaragua, was host to an unusual visitor. On the steep flank of the mountain, a man was bent low...

Aeromexico to Begin Mexico City – Managua Service

TODAY NICARAGUA -- Aeromexico, Mexico's airline, announced that starting on December 10th will connect Mexico City to Managua, Nicaragua, six times a week. Managua will be Aeromexico's 5th Central American destination and the 14th place...

The Ultimate Vacation: Rent A Private Island In Nicaragua

TODAY NICARAGUA - Rent your own private island on Airbnb and live the celebrity lifestyle, far flung from the rest of civilization. Imagine that. And all at a vastly different budget to celebrities such...

Nicaragua: One Of The Best Destinations For a Sunny and Warm January

A country that is looking to get it's share of the Central American tourist business is Nicaragua. Tourism in Nicaragua has grown considerably recently, and it is now the second largest industry in the...

Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast Is the next luxury destination

For the past few years, Nicaragua has been steadily gaining traction as a luxury travel destination, while managing to escape the kitschy reputation many tropical regions take on once they’ve been “discovered.” Nicaragua has long...

Nicaragua: One of 10 Exotic Places You Can Visit on $10 a Day or...

  (TODAY NICARAGUA) Nicaragua is 7th in the list of "10 Exotic Places You Can Visit on $10 a Day or Less" according to the Gobankingrates.com. The site says that when you combine all of the...

Flying to Granada From Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA  (By Michael Miller) - Granada, Nicaragua is a popular destination for many North Americans living in Costa Rica.  The question is, how to get there.  Unless you are a resident lucky enough to...

Nicaragua Attracts Attention of Foreign Visitors

(Prensa Latina) The arrival of a cruise liner today in the port of Corinto, in the department of Chinandega with 2,100 tourists on board, confirms tourist interest in Nicaragua, which is focusing on attracting...

Retire In Style In Nicaragua For Just US$1,200 A Month

TODAY NICARAGUA (By Kathleen Peddicord) - Daniel Ortega was re-elected president of Nicaragua in 2006. He's since been elected for a second consecutive term, in 2011, and sits as Nicaragua's president today. Those facts worry...

Tourism School Set Up in Granada

(TODAY NICARAGUA) -- Preparations are being made for the opening of a training center to improve the quality of services provided in the main tourist city of Nicaragua. The Tourism School will focus on training...

Nicaragua Among Where to go in 2015 Destinations

TODAY NICARAGUA - Before you book tickets to the same old, familiar resort, the Boston Globe asks your to consider these up-and-coming travel destinations. Easier access, more stable political climates, better infrastructure, and sometimes the...

A Jewish Presence in a Nicaraguan Beach Resort

SAN JUAN DEL SUR, Nicaragua – It was quite easy to spot the rebbetzin, or the rabbi’s wife, within my first few minutes of a hot February afternoon in the Nicaraguan beach town of...

Revolutionary reminders around every corner

NICARAGUA TRAVEL - The beachside restaurant was a lantern-lit faux shack. The Pacific Ocean caressed the golden sands of Bahía Redonda. A passion-fruit mojito arrived, followed shortly after by a ceviche. A shooting star...

Spirit Airlines To Add Three Weekly Flights To Managua Starting May 2015

NICARAGUA NEWS -- As of May 28, 2015 travelling between the U.S. and Central America will get easier and possibly cheaper, with more weekly flights by ultra low-cost American carrier Spirit Airlines Spirit announced seven...

Nicaragua: A Paradise Poised for Discovery

TODAY NICARAGUA TRAVEL - Yvan Cussigh came to Nicaragua in the most circuitous way—after fantasizing about Costa Rica for 25 years. As a young man, he’d been given a Costa Rican five-colón note by...

The Nicaragua Canal May Surpass the Panama Canal

TODAY NICARAGUA (CondeNast Traveler) In this week's Maphead column, Ken Jennings takes readers to Nicaragua, where the government may soon start work on a canal three times the size of the Panama Canal and...

Nicaragua’s New Luxurious Resort With A Social Mission

TODAY NICARAGUA - By any measure, Alfredo and Theresa Pellas have already transformed their home country of Nicaragua. With the help of 1,000-plus partnering nongovernmental organizations in the U.S. and beyond, their American Nicaraguan...

Lunch On A Banana Leaf

TODAY NICARAGUA by Michael Miller - Lunch on a banana leaf. I just returned to a small outdoor restaurant in Granada, Nicaragua. They serve very local meals to mostly local people. It's fun to...

Forget Costa Rica — here’s Central America’s new star

(NYPost.com) New Yorkers rarely stop to rest. Last year, I diagnosed myself with chronic over-scheduling: 12-hour work days and social events that led to burnout. The cure: Nicaragua, essentially the wilder little sister of its...

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Real Estate Boom in San Juan del Sur

US$200 million is the figure by which investment in real estate development is estimated to increase between this year and next in the nicaraguan...

Canadians Seek Business in Nicaragua

A group of entrepreneurs from Canada will be visiting the country to explore business opportunities in different areas and present an investment plan for...

Nicaragua: No. 8 In The World’s Best Places to Retire in 2018!

“Where should I retire?” This is the question we hear most often at International Living, and every January we give you our most definitive...

Nicaragua’s “Containment Wall”

(IPS) - Nicaragua’s “containment wall”, aimed at bolstering internal security, has been successful with regard to the fight against transnational crime. But its...

Nicaragua Shelves Canal, Promises Port

Of late there has been little or nothing about the Interoceanic Canada project or Grand Canal in Nicaragua, as the Ministry of Transportation and...

Nicaragua to Pay Costa Rica for Environmental Damage

THE HAGUE – The International Court of Justice ordered Nicaragua on Friday to pay Costa Rica $378,890 for environmental damages caused by its troops...

Fuente Will Once Again Make Cigars in Nicaragua

Arturo Fuente, known for its Dominican cigars, has announced plans for a new cigar factory in Estelí, Nicaragua. It is called “Gran Fabrica de...

Forget Costa Rica — here’s Central America’s new star

(NYPost.com) New Yorkers rarely stop to rest. Last year, I diagnosed myself with chronic over-scheduling: 12-hour work days and social events that led to...

5.0 Quake Hits Masachapa, Nicaragua

An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted 76km SW of Masachapa, Nicaragua at 19:06:04 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The...

Nicaragua’s Earthquakes

Yes, there are earthquakes in Nicaragua, but generally, they are small ones. In general, the earthquakes that experienced in Nicaragua are so weak that...