Northern Highlands is a region in Nicaragua. This part of the country is where Nicaragua grows most of its coffee. The revolution and the Contra War were fought hardest in the mountains of "Las Segovias", and you can still see plenty of revolutionary murals in cities like Estelí.
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Jinotega is a city in the Northern Highlands region of Nicaragua. Jinotega is the center of Nicaragua's northern region of the same name which produces 80% of the nation's coffee.
Matagalpa is the must visit city if you are interested in seeing Nicaraguan mountain region.
Estelí is a city in northern Nicaragua. There are two bus stations both on the Pan American about 100m from each other.
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Somoto is a city in Northern Highlands of Nicaragua, famous for the dramatic Canyon de Somoto.
Ocotal is in Nicaragua. It is a smallish town near a lesser used northern border crossing.
Miraflor Nature Reserve is a community of organic farms about 30 km northeast of Estelí in the Northern Highlands of Nicaragua.
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