- Located in Central America
- Borders Costa Rica and Honduras
- Nicaragua is the largest country in the Central American isthmus.
- Nicaragua's capital, Managua, is the third-largest city in Central America.
- Many coastal plains that form into central interior mountains
- Home of several volcanoes
- Cerro Negro (Active Volcano)
- Las Pilas
- San Cristobal
- The biological diversity, warm tropical climate and active volcanoes make Nicaragua