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  • Museums

    Literature Crusade

    The term ‘crusade’ can be defined as a campaign or movement but is more often associated with the words ‘battle’, ‘fight’, ‘war’ and ‘struggle’. In fact, all these synonyms are quite appropriate when referring to Nicaragua’s ‘Literacy Crusade’. This war against illiteracy was an extensive, nationwide battle against the ill effects of poor education. The struggle took the form of a nationwide ...

  • Museums

    Acahualinca Footprints

    The Footprints of Acahualinca, or Huellas de Acahualinca in Spanish, is a renowned archaeological site located near the Nicaraguan city of Managua. The Acahualinca Footprints Museum is dedicated to this fascinating find and documents scientific conclusions regarding the site. Also in the museum of Acahualinca are a number of artifacts from various localities in Nicaragua, such as mammoth ...

  • Museums

    National Museum

    If you are planning to spend some time at a few museums in Nicaragua, you likely will not do much better than the National Museum of Nicaragua. Those with an appreciation for architecture will note that the museum is housed in one of the country’s most impressive buildings – though it doesn’t take a knowledge of architecture to appreciate this fact. The National Museum is housed in the ...

  • Attractions

    Artisan Villages

    Experience another facet of Nicaragua's fascinating culture at a Nicaraguan artisan village. Within the rural areas of Nicaragua you will come across homes that are also used as workshops by artisans. See Nicaraguan artisans at work on a variety of handicrafts in Masaya and the smaller colonial villages surrounding it. Nicaraguan artisan villages afford a unique opportunity to gain insight ...

  • Travel

    Vacations

    Planning an itinerary for your vacation in Nicaragua can be difficult, especially when you consider the abundance of attractions and activities on offer throughout this spectacular country. Whilst surfing Nicaragua.com you have likely discovered numerous places to visit and things to do during your holiday in Nicaragua. Where do you begin with your exciting Nicaraguan holiday?

  • Attractions

    Sights

    Nicaragua is a country with a rich cultural heritage and fascinating history. The sights in Nicaragua tend more towards natural attractions than that of ancient buildings as many historical sights have been destroyed by earthquakes and military conflicts. However, amazing sights in Nicaragua are not in short supply; there is plenty to keep tourist eyes busy. We provide you with a glimpse ...

  • Activites

    Golf Courses

    Golf is a popular sport among men and women the world over. Nicaragua is still catching up with the popularity of golf and golfers may find their options somewhat limited. Several Nicaraguan golf course and resort developments are in the pipeline, so golf-lovers have much to look forward to. Below you will find the description of a golf course in Nicaragua; this will give you an idea of what ...

  • Travel

    Airport Guide

    Welcome to Nicaragua.com's Airport Guide. By means of this guide we will provide you with some basic information regarding the airports in Nicaragua and more detailed information on the International Airport in Managua. Nicaragua has one international airport and approximately 180 other types of airports and airfields, 11 of which are paved. Knowing this can greatly assist you in trying to ...

  • Events

    Nicaraguans are well known for their rich cultural heritage and traditions. Throughout the year, various religious and patriotic festivals and events in Nicaragua are enjoyed by the people of the country.

  • Flights

    Managua

    As the country’s capital and one of Nicaragua’s largest cities, Managua is fast becoming one of the country’s top tourist stops. Many foreigners choose a flight to Managua, Nicaragua, as a first destination so that they can enjoy the luxuries of city living before heading out onto the dirt roads that sprawl over much of the country. Nicaragua is a popular low-cost tourist destination and as ...