Bucket List: Central America
The five absolute best things to experience in this, the southern-most wonderland on the North American continent.
By Kevin Revolinski
The stories of Central America begin long before humankind moved into the neighborhood. The power of rising mountains and shifting seas shaped the natural beauty we enjoy today. Long before Europeans even knew of the existence of a “New World,” advanced societies were building pyramids and temples, mapping stars, and making history.
The arrival of the Spaniards changed the region forever and left behind a cultural influence and legacy that cannot be ignored. For visitors, the countries of this bridge between north and south represent a gold mine of natural beauty and cultural intrigue alike, with an endless list of attractions and experiences.