You know us, we don't like tourist shuttles. So, here's four ways to get to the excellent Laguna de Apoyo without one!
We were desperate to find somewhere that could satisfy our dreams of empty, idyllic beaches and waves that wouldn't swallow us up whole. After wandering along a dusty road we discovered it at Nicawaves - our surf camp for the week.
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.
We loved our time in Granada - so much so, we visited twice. But some of the popular things to do aren't actually that exciting, interesting or worth the money. Here's our guide on what to hit and what to miss!