Land Of Lakes And Volcanoes


The percentage of Nicaragua that consists of lakes.


The average amount of money (in US dollars) spent per day by foreign visitors to Nicaragua last year.


The number of active volcanoes in Nicaragua.

Nicaragua Stories, Information, & Opinion

The Ethics Of Traveling To Nicaragua: Should I Go?

As Nicaragua celebrates her independence this weekend, we look at how much there is...

Masaya, Nicaragua Once Again Front And Center Of A Revolution

Once again, the historically rebellious neighborhood of Monimbo in Masaya, Nicaragua has become...

Happy July 19, Nicaragua! Some Notes On Today’s “Celebration”

 Happy July 19, Nicaragua! Yep, it’s here at last - July 19, the...

Daniel Ortega: Do You Look In The Mirror And See Somoza?

I’m sure I’m not the sole observer of recent developments in Nicaragua to...

Crisis In Nicaragua: A View From The Neighborhood

In some sense all civil insurrection, like politics, is local. So I write...