Situated at the very center of the Americas, Nicaragua is an ideal place to visit for anyone looking for something uniquely different and adventurous. Nicaragua truly deserves the descriptive nickname of “The Land of Lakes and Volcanoes.” Visitors to Nicaragua are able to enjoy the natural beauty of dozens of volcanoes, rivers, and lakes, as well as two oceans. Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America. It offers pristine lush rainforest, the most beautiful white-sand beaches, volcanoes, and rich tropical wildlife. Nicaragua offers great surfing, charming Spanish Colonial towns, enormous lakes, and friendly locals. The unparalleled natural beauty of Nicaragua is further enriched by its strong cultural heritage and legacy of warm and friendly hospitality. Nicaragua’s multi-ethnic and multi-lingual people take great pride in their culture and their country, and welcome visitors with open arms.