Central Bank of Nicaragua
131 x 67 mm
The Castle of the Immaculate Conception, a strategically placed defense post at the mouth of the San Juan River, emerging from Lake Nicaragua into the Caribbean Sea. Before the Panama Canal, the river was an important transportation route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Hacienda San Jacinto, the place where Nicaraguan War of National Independence reached its historic peak in the famous Patriotic Battle of 1856. The battle is famous for its heroic feats and its results marked the beginning of victory across the country .