Comparing Nicaragua and Costa Rica

Some folks say that Nicaragua now is what Costa Rica looked like 30 years ago. Underdeveloped infrastructure and few vacationer services, but without the large masses either. Likewise, Nicaraguans are not weary of hosting tourists so far, and even welcome them openly.

Comparatively, townships like Ometepe, Nicaragua are more like what Costa Rica looked like 70 years ago. There are few modern comforts like vehicles or devices, pant and shirts are still washed in the river, and horses and carts are the usual style of transportation. Then again, Ometepe likewise develops the aura of a imaginary world — a fantasy land — where towering mountains and lush foliage still rule the backdrop.

The northern mountains, consisting of three isolated mountain chains, hide quite a few phenomenal allures and scenery, like concealed waterfalls and churches. Rio Coco starts from this zone and runs down to the Caribbean. Towns and villages in the Nicaraguan mountains are ancient, constructed long before the Spanish raid into the nation. Lots of the ancient villages still keep their initial names, and stand side-by-side with the adobe garrisons the Spanish constructed at the time they arrived. These mountains produce a number of the finest coffee beans and tobacco in the world.

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