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Central America

 is  home to seven different countries; Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El  Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. Each of these countries has  something different to offer the travelers in terms of geography,  culture, cuisine, activities and adventure. Here's a quick break down of  the most visited countries in Central America and what each one has to  offer.
 

Belize

is  often most thought  of as a destination for scuba divers and  snorkelers as it's home to the Big Blue Hole and a variety of magical  reefs for the under water adventurers. In addition to it's famed water  sports, it's also a culturally rich destination complete with Mayan and  Garifuna influences. From Mayan ruins to rainforests to island cayes  offering pure relaxation, Belize is sure to delight your senses.

Guatemala

is the birth place and the heartland of ancient Mayan civilizations and  this influence of the Mayan people can be felt throughout the country.  Guatemala appeals to the lovers of culture and nature. No trip to Guatemala would be complete if one did not visit the ancient Mayan ruins  of Tikal in Peten. Travel to Lake Atitlan and take a boat tour around  this massive lake with the back drop of beautiful volcano, cycle and  hike around this spectacular setting or find yourself at a meditation center surrounded by natural splendor.  Visit Central America's first known capitol, Antigua. Stroll around the cobble stone streets and visit  cathedrals, museums or just spend your time relaxing in the zocalo  while enjoying the best of people watching. Guatemala is a most  impressive country with something for everyone 

El Salvador

is  a tiny little country nestled between Guatemala, Honduras and  Nicaragua. El Salvador is home to 23 active volcanoes that fill the  countries landscape. El Salvador is  a surfers paradise, known for it's  consistent and big waves for surfing. Adventure lovers will also  appreciate epic volcanic and mountainous hiking opportunities, a myriad  of waterfalls to explore as well as zip lining. Foodies will love eating  Pupusas and enjoying fresh ceviche caught on the coasts!  From sleepy  fishing villages to surf towns to quaint colonial towns filled with hand  painted murals to the bustling San Salvador, El Salvador will inspire  you.  

Costa Rica

is  known as an ecological paradise for nature lovers as well as adventure  travelers alike. Costa Rica is the perfect place to immerse yourself in  rainforests and observe flora, fauna and wildlife. If you are more  adventurous, you can try your hands at surfing, white water rafting,  hiking Mt. Chirripo or ziplining high above the rainforest canopy. Costa  Rica is a perfect place for couples or families looking for a beautiful  destination that offers something for everyone.  

Nicaragua

is a  similar in geography to it's neighboring Central American Countries,  with volcanoes, beaches, lakes and rainforests.  What makes Nicaragua  unique to travelers is that it is still a place that feels off the  beaten path yet safe and comfortable all at the same time. Colonial  cities such as Grenada and Leon leave travelers feeling as though  they've stepped back in time. Whether you are interested in surfing,  adventuring, yoga or learning a Spanish, Nicaragua is a haven for all  things inspired.  

Panama

home  to the infamous Panama Canal and the booming and modern Panama City,  Panama will not disappoint. If you are interested in rainforest or a  beach vacation or simply getting away from it all, Panama is the perfect  spot for you.  You can explore volcanoes, white water raft or visit the  Kuna tribe in San Blas islands for a real taste of cultural richness.  Whatever direction you choose to travel, Panama will not disappoint.  

"Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit." ​Frank Borman