You know us, we don't like tourist shuttles. So, here's four ways to get to the excellent Laguna de Apoyo without one!
Those on a budget will be glad to know that, with a little advance planning, you can cross the two of the main borders between Mexico and Guatemala on your own and for a fraction of the price offered on private shuttles.
Planning your next backpacking adventure? Here are our travel essentials that should be on every backpacking packing list - and what we won't leave home without!
No trip to Nicaragua is complete without a morning spent chucking yourself, at high speed, down the side of a volcano. It's messy, but bloody hell it's fun.