Nicaragua's has a tropical climate. The country's physical geography divides it into three major zones: the Pacific lowlands, the wetter, cooler central highlands, and the Caribbean lowlands. Nicaragua is one of the leading coffee bean exports. Nicaragua is so poor that they eat beans and rice daily.

3 Popular Foods: Gallo Pinto, Indio Viejo, and Elotes (corn on the cob).


Food Custom:

The most celebrated event in Nicaragua today is the annual commemoration of Nicaragua’s independence. The celebration lasts the entire month of September and is filled with music, dancing and food.

Nicaragua holidays:

Crab soup day is a celebration for the residents of the Corn Islands celebrate Abolition of slavery of the Corn Islands. It is celebrated on August 23.

Popular Tourist Attractions:

Corn Island, Masaya Volcano, and Momotombo are some popular tourist attractions in Nicaragua.

Corn Islands
Masaya Volcano


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