Central America hosts several annual festivals around the year. It is advised that visitors book flights to Central America in advance in order to avoid paying last minute airfares and score great Central America flight deals.
About Central America
- Semana Santa, Antigua, Guatemala
- Feria de la Mascarada in Barva, Costa Rica
- Festival de Diablos y Congos in Portobelo, Panama
- Feast of San Jeronimo in Masaya, Nicaragua
- Dia de Muertos, Guatemala
Located on the southern tip of Northern America, Central America is bordered by Colombia to the southeast, Mexico to the north, the Pacific Ocean to the south and west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. The region consists of seven countries- Costa Rica, Belize, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Panama, and Nicaragua. The region is the strip that links South America and South America. For travelers, it is much more than just the linking point. The majority of Central America landscape is covered in rainforests, mountains. and beaches along the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.Popular Destinations in Central America
San Jose, Costa Rica
San Jose is the capital and the largest city in Costa Rica. The city is located in the Midwest of the Central Valley. This bustling city boasts the warm climate, friendly locals, affluent culture and imposing Victorian mansions making the city a popular tourist attraction in the country. San Jose is built on the profits on coffee trade and is abound with culture. The city is home to oodles of museums, theaters, parks, and restaurants. Some of the major tourist attractions in city include the National Theater of Costa Rica, Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Parque Metropolitano La Sabana, Catedral Metropolitana, and more.
San Salvador, El Salvador
The capital city of El Salvador, San Salvador is the financial, educational, cultural, and political center of the country. It is one of the largest urban centers in Central America. San Salvador is a 'gamma' global city serving as an important financial hub of Central America. The city is formally known as formally known as La Ciudad de Gran San Salvador and is nestled in 'the Valley of Hammocks' and bordered by active volcanoes. The city arrays to offers business and leisure travelers alike.
Panama City, Panama
The capital and largest city of the Republic of Panama, Panama City is located at the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal. This city is the administrative and political center of the country. The best way to explore this city is to take a city tour by hopping on a city sightseeing double-decker bus. Most of the city tour includes the 'three' Panama cities: The Spanish colonial city Casca Viejo, the ruins of the 16th century original Panama Viejo, and the modern skyscraper Panama City. The modern city becomes a nightlife hotspot at the nightfall. Bars, clubs, and casinos come alive and visitors can enjoy tropical drinks, salsa dancing, and sensual Latin music.Share your Travel Experience
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