The Republic of Nicaragua, bathed by the waters of the Caribbean and the Pacific, is the largest of the Central American republics. It is a land of lakes, dormant volcanoes and tropical jungle. through her ports have passed such men as Francis Drake and John Hawkins on their way to sack wealthy Granada. We suggest visits to the capital Managua, the colonial cities of Leon and Granada. Continental Journeys offers many escorted and independent tours of Nicaragua and the other Central American republics. You can customize any independent tour or we can create a tour to fit your needs.