General Facts and Information

General Information about Nicaragua

Infoplease

http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107839.html

 

U.S.A. Central Intelligence Agency – World Fact Book – Nicaragua

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/nu.html

 

U.S.A. Department of State – Nicaragua

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/1850.htm

 

Nicaraguan History

Wikipedia – History of Nicaragua

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Nicaragua

 

Lonely Planet – History of Nicaragua

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/nicaragua/history

 

Tourist Guide

Lonely Planet – Travel Guide

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/nicaragua

 

Maps

Map of Nicaragua by Departments (what U.S. call States, Nica call Departments)

http://www.aurorabeachfront.com/nicaragua_images/nicaragua_map.gif

 

Map of Central America

http://mapsof.net/uploads/static-maps/central_america_political_map.jpg

 

Map of North and South America including Central America

http://www.oceansoftheworld.com/continents/images/americas-map.jpg

 

 

 

Current Weather in Managua, Nicaragua (the capital city):

The Weather Channel – www.weather.com

http://www.weather.com/weather/today/Managua+Nicaragua+NUXX0004

 

Weather Underground – www.wunderground.com

http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/hdfForecast?query=managua+nicaragua&searchType=WEATHER

 

Web Based Photo Galleries (not from any of our previous trips):

Trek Earth – Nicaragua Photos  (multiple tabs to select from)

http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Central_America/Nicaragua

 

WunderPhotos – www.wunderground.com – Nicaragua  (4 pages to view)

http://www.wunderground.com/wximage/imagesearch.html?countrybox=on&country=Nicaragua&submit=go