Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America by area at 130,373 km and the least densely populated. It has coastlines on the Caribbean Sea in the East and the Pacific Ocean in the West.
Popular destinations: Managua, Granada and León
Northern Highlands is a region in Nicaragua. If all you remember about Nicaragua is grainy footage from the eighties of mustachioed men with automatic rifles, chances are, those images come from here.
Popular destinations: Jinotega, Matagalpa and Esteli