Central America

Central America is the thin section of land that links the continent with the continent. Geographically part of North America, it is made up of seven small, mostly tropical countries that have much more in common with South…

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is a country in Central America. has a rich and distinctive culture from the extended mixing of elements from Spain and the native Maya people. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a small country in Central America. This nation has bewilderingly diverse culture, climates, flora, fauna, and landscapes. Photo: Armigo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest country in Central America by area and the least densely populated. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

has colonial villages, ancient Maya ruins, natural parks, and a Pacific and Caribbean coastline and the Bay Islands, with great beaches and coral reefs where snorkeling and diving are exceptional by any standard. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


, formerly British Honduras, is the only country in Central America with English as its official language. Photo: Josh Steinitz, CC BY 2.0.

is the "Crossroads of the Americas", with a privileged position connecting North and South America and linking the Pacific with the Atlantic. Photo: Brian Gratwicke, CC BY 2.0.

, officially the Republic of , is the smallest and the most densely populated country in Central America. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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