Nicaragua

Surf Rancho Santana, the Nicaragua Emerald Coast

Playa Santana Rancho Santana and other massively upscale resorts have sprung to life over the past decade along southern Nicaragua’s Emerald Coast. This region has easily become one of the darlings of the IT crowd. Facing the Pacific Ocean, these boutique resorts are emerging from the jungles onto pristine beaches featuring world class surf breaks. In recent memory,  Rancho Santana …

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Visit Big Corn Island: Best Nicaragua Beach Vacation Spots

Nicaragua Beach Vacation Spots on the Caribbean Coast A bit more than 40 miles off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua is Big Corn Island. With her sister, Little Corn Island, they make up the las Islas del Maíz. Formerly a British protectorate for over 200 years (1655-1860), the Corn Islands and the eastern half of Nicaragua was called the Mosquito Coast. This …

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