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Central America

Dan and Beck stand in the corner of the large platform overlooking the magnificent Semuc Champey pools

 

 

Poas Volcano Hike, Tickets and Tours: The Ultimate Guide

The Poas Volcano hike is a short and easy trail leading to an awesome active crater (Poas Crater). Certainly, visiting Poas Volcano National Park in Costa Rica should be high on your Central America to-do list. In this guide, we’ll...

Irazú Volcano Hike in Costa Rica: The Ultimate Guide

The Irazú Volcano hike is a short but breathtakingly scenic trail that gives visitors the chance to stand atop of Costa Rica’s highest, not to mention one of its most active volcanoes. The flat trail within Irazú Volcano National Park...

La Paz Waterfall Gardens in Costa Rica: The Ultimate Guide

The La Paz Waterfall Gardens Nature Park is an area of outstanding beauty in Costa Rica. Located in the Alajuela Province, the La Paz Waterfall Gardens are a popular natural attraction. And, for good reason. This spectacular nature park is...

La Fortuna Waterfall Hike: How To Visit Independently

The La Fortuna Waterfall hike is one of the easiest and most rewarding trails to any waterfall in Costa Rica. Although there are a number of steps to traverse to reach this stunning single-drop cascade, your efforts are more than...

Hiking Ometepe: 4 Excellent Trails Not To Miss

In a country known as the land of lakes and volcanoes, hiking in Ometepe is an exciting prospect. This figure-eight island sits within the massive basin of Lake Nicaragua, with the unmistakable cone shapes of Concepcion and Maderas volcanoes rising...

Maderas Volcano Hike: The Ultimate Guide

The Maderas Volcano hike is a world-class trek through an enchanting cloud forest. This challenging hike will test even the most seasoned hiker, with Maderas Volcano in Nicaragua being particularly difficult. Mud, sweat, and possibly tears, will get you to...

The 16 Best Hikes in Nicaragua

If you’re backpacking Nicaragua, we’re sure you’re keen to hike. To help you plan your Nicaragua backpacking route, we’re going to tell you about all the best hikes in Nicaragua. Of course, we’ll start with some awesome Nicaragua volcano hikes....

San Ramon Waterfall Hike: The Ultimate Guide

The San Ramon Waterfall (Cascada San Ramon) is a brilliant natural attraction on Ometepe Island in Nicaragua. Hiking to the San Ramon Falls involves following an adventurous trail through jungle-like surroundings. The path eventually leads to a small pool at...

Charco Verde Ometepe: Discover Nicaragua’s Beautiful Nature Reserve

The beautiful Charco Verde in Ometepe sits on the eastern side of this must-see island in Nicaragua. At the centre of the ecological reserve is Laguna Charco Verde. Meaning ‘green puddle’, the emerald lake is, of course, much more impressive...

Montibelli Nature Reserve: Excellent Hiking in Ticuantepe, Nicaragua

Montibelli is a beautiful nature reserve located in Ticuantepe, Nicaragua. This natural reserve is a brilliant area to spot wildlife. You’ll see all sorts of animals spread throughout well preserved tropical dry forest. In particular, Montibelli is a haven for...