|After you complete your Spanish courses in Costa Rica, why not discover another land, while continuing your Spanish language education? Nicaragua is a fascinating place abundant with history and most importantly wonderful people ready to show you their country and hospitality. All at an affordable price. Granada founded in 1524 enjoys the distinction of being the oldest colonial city in the Americas. Situated on the edge of Lake Nicaragua and in the shadow of Mombacho Volcano, Granada is a romantic city of colorful colonial homes and churches. In this relaxed and mellow city, you can enjoy one of the most pleasant central parks in Latin America, visits to local museums, open air markets, great restaurants, lively discos by the lake, and a history that includes the exploits of the infamous William Walker, who attempted to burn the city down in 1856. A fascinating destination that you will always remember.