When I tell people about my position as the Guide to Central America Travel, I sometimes find they don't know the difference between South and Central America -- in other words, which countries are in South America, and which countries are in Central America.
It's a common geographical mistake, considering both regions are in Latin America. However, South and Central America are located on entirely different continents!
Central America is actually a part of North America, along with Canada, the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean island countries. South America is a continent of its own.
The countries of Central America include:
The countries of South America include: