The land between North and South America is one of the richest ones in biodiversity on the planet, between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean. It consists of 7 countries, each magnificent in its own unique way. Its geographic variety with mountains, beaches, and lowlands makes it the perfect tropical destination for every traveler.
The 7 countries encompassed in Central America, including Costa Rica, Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, Panama, Nicaragua, and Honduras are full of opportunities for discovery and exploration. There are Maya ruins, over 300 volcanos, cloud forests brimming with exotic wildlife, islands, and towns that still display their history to every curious eye.
Most of the culture in Central America has Latino and Indian influences. One of the best places to experience the mix of cultures is Panama City, that is a mix of beautiful history, cosmopolitan life, and a great place for a tropical escape. The indigenous culture is best explored around Lake Atitlán, a marvelous spot in Guatemala that is surrounded by volcanoes. Did you know Central America has the second-largest coral reef in the world? Dive into the Great Belize Barrier Rift for an unforgettable experience. The beaches on the eastern shores will surely delight you with the authentic Caribbean atmosphere full of music, great food, and friendly locals.