Tag Archives: Volcano

Masaya Volcano, Nicaragua

Destination Guide: Colonial Town of Granada, Nicaragua

The Colonial town of Granada is one of Nicaragua’s most important cities! Granada got its name from Hernández de Córdoba; he chose the name after the Spanish city of Granada! There are many things to see in Granada, for instance, the beautifully colored colonial buildings, churches, cathedral, the pristine Lake Apoyo, a bird’s eye view of the […]

Ometepe Island, Lake Nicaragua, Sunset

Destination Guide | Ometepe Island, Nicaragua

Ometepe Island is a volcanic formed island on Lake Nicaragua. It’s formed by two volcanoes; Concepcion, still active and Maderas, dormant. The people of Ometepe have an “evacuation plan” set up in case Concepcion chooses to erupt one day… this evacuation plan consists of moving over to the other side of the island and taking […]

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La Fortuna, Costa Rica.

     La Fortuna is a small town located around the Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica. In order to get to La Fortuna we had to take another 1 and a half hour tractor ride back out of the jungle and then about a 3 hour van ride. The tractor rides were fun and traveling […]