Granada: Exquisite Family Vacations

Not many people place Granada at the top of their list for a family vacation, but they ought to. This town is picturesque and diverse, meaning there's always something for every family member to experience. The quaint colonial town provides a rich history and genuine learning experience for the children. Tourism hasn't taken over this town yet, so the feeling is relaxed and comfortable. You may tour the city on foot or by horse-drawn carriage. Museums and markets help pass the time during the hottest portion of the day.

Just outside the city is some wonderful family fun. There is a zip line that runs through the jungle at the base of Mombacho Volcano that will definitely be a family pleaser. If zipping overhead is a bit too venturesome, the family can also take a leisurely cruise around some of the hundreds of islands on Lake Nicaragua. The cultural centers in town also make for great appreciation of the people and their customs and beliefs.

Hotels and restaurants vary in price and luxury, which gives travelers many choices when staying in Granada. The elegant upscale hotels such as the Hotel Casa San Francisco are countered by thriftier choices so you won't break the bank. Restaurants are much the same. There is fine dining all over the city, as well as pizza parlors and local delis in the town.

While vacationing in Granada, a drive to the town of Masaya is a must. This community, known for its markets and shopping, will overwhelm the visitor and delight the children. The residents of this town are known for their artistic creativity, and they exhibit it all over the town. Once the shopping is done, get in your car and drive to the top of Masaya Volcano, an active volcano that lets you motor all the way to the rim and peer down into the sulfur-filled crater.

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