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Central America is the central geographic region of the Americas. It is variably defined either as being a region of the Americas in its own right or as the southern portion of North America. Physiographically, Central America is a tropical isthmus that connects North and South America. It includes 7 countries and many small offshore islands. Overall, the land is fertile and rugged, and dominated through its heart by a string of volcanic mountain ranges with a few active volcanos.
Corinto is a town on the northwest Pacific coast of Nicaragua and is one of the most significant cities and port in the department of Chinandega. In 1995, the population of the city was 17,000. The municipality was founded in 1863 and was named in honour of the Greek city of Corinth. It was a railroad station and Nicaragua's largest Pacific port. It is the most important port of the Central American Pacific.

Central America is a popular travel destination for visitors and globe trotters from all over the world who appreciate its beautiful landscapes, rich culture, various local cuisine, hospitality and safety.

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