SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23 — CORINTO, NICARAGUA: 9am – 5pm

Today you can opt for a day in the countryside, visiting a banana plantation, or a rum distillery, or a ranch featuring Nicaragua’s proud equestrian tradition. Or head into the city — founded in colonial times, León is a university town and was Nicaragua’s capital for many years. Reflecting its historic significance the city has an abundance of churches displaying noteworthy examples of regional styles of architecture.

CULTURAL THOUGHTS

»» UNESCO: León Cathedral »»

»» Wikipedia: Culture of Nicaragua »»

»» Vianica.com: Traditional food of Nicaragua »»

»» Vianica.com: National symbols of Nicaragua »»

LOCAL TRAVEL SITE

»» Nicaragua Tourism Board »»

MAPS

»» 24timezones.com: Corinto, Nicaragua »»

»» Moon Guides: Downloadable maps of León »»