|Nicaragua is increasingly being discovered as a tourist and retirement destination. It is a country of tremendous beauty and diversity. It is composed of three distinct regions; the Pacific coast|
|Morgan's Rock near San Juan del Sur|
and adjacent lowlands, the central highlands,
|The highland mountains near Matagalpa|
and the tropical forests and beaches of the Caribbean.
|Corn Island in the Nicaraguan Caribbean|
The Pacific area is known as the land of lakes and volcanoes.
|Volcan Concepcion on Ometepe|
|Laguna Apoya a crater lake near Granada|
|Playa Madera near San Juan del Sur|