Central America is really the southern most region of the North American Continent, linking North America to South America. The are only seven countries.
Apart from beautiful beaches, visitors should venture to the rainforest, See the Mayan ruins and wildlife areas.
You can visit the Panama Canal, coffee plantations, and tour the volcanoes, some of which are still active.
The Caribbean islands are regarded as a subregion of North America. Although many of the islands are independent countries, almost as many are possessions of France, United Kingdom, Netherlands and United States.
The key attraction to all these islands is their unspoiled beautiful beaches.