Is it possible to travel in Nicaragua on a budget? Learn how much it cost me to backpack in Nicaragua — along with my favorite tips & highlights.
Technically speaking, I was an illegal alien. I could get deported at any moment. My Central American CA-4 visa had expired. It allows 3 months of combined travel in Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.
Breathing in giant clouds of sulfur gas at 4am is not pleasant. Doing so after a brisk hour-long hike up the side of a volcano is even worse, as it’s precisely when your lungs demand clean, fresh, and cool oxygen.