Top 10 Destinations to Watch in 2014
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You can't keep a good country down. For too long beset by war, poverty, dictators and natural disaster, Nicaragua is now shaking off its misfortune and pulling itself up by the bootstraps.
Until recently, only the hardiest of travellers - the kind who carry their own bags and aren't deterred by civil war - ventured into Nicaragua. It was hard work. The loos were horrible.
Finally, that's changing. Read full story.