Granada is at the Top of Nicaraguan Tourism Lists

One of the highly popular locations for visitors to head when they go to Nicaragua is the town of Granada. This small colonial township is a glimpse into the past and what the country appeared as when Europeans occupied the area. The metropolis contains colonial architecture constructed at some stage in the Spanish settlement and is nevertheless fascinating to look upon. The town has maintained its old world character across the times. Still, it feels comparable to a trip back in time and with locals assembling outside on their verandas, the classic European- inspired buildings and horse-drawn carts wandering about.

If you decide to vacation in Granada, be sure to take a moment to take in its innate beauty and culture. Go to Lake Nicaragua, one of the biggest lakes in Central America and spend time discovering its edge. The natural attractions about the lake and area overall, are spectacular to pay a visit to and almost difficult to imagine. Combined with, the volcano peaks in the backdrop offer a mysterious backdrop to the zone that enhances its mysticism. Take a trip up Volcano Mombacho, and be sure to tour the native colonial buildings, specially the cathedrals, and entrench yourself deep into the culture of the locals.

Granada is the fourth largest city in Nicaragua, with a population just over 191,000. It was established by Cordoba in 1524, and is one of the first colonies constructed in the Americas. In spite of being the oldest and one of the larger cities in the country, it remains rare because of its colonial architecture and bond to the western world. It is rapidly turning out to be the largest traveler destination in Nicaragua, which is assisting the city develop and transform quickly.

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