our Team

We've always believed that our people and their local knowledge are our biggest asset, and over the years we've built a team of skilled professionals who know everything Nicaragua and Panama have to offer. Passionate, creative and with an eye for the little details which can make a vacation truly special, our loyal team are the heartbeat of Vapues Travel.

Out on the road, our extended team is built up of friendly and professional drivers, experienced guides and knowledgeable local experts who specialize in arts, history and nature.

We take care that our team follow best practices for service, safety and sustainability throughout your journey with Vapues Travel.

Jan Strik


Laura Urbina

Suppliers & Quality

Lucia Barrios

Travel Planner

Reyna Ulloa

Travel Planner

Emily Solís

Travel Planner

Carmen González


Sandra Mejia

Operations manager

Caterin Galeano

Operations assistant

Olivia Johanna Meza

Administration & Accountant

Gabriela Espinoza

María Gabriela Espinoza

Assistant Accountant

Isabel Zelaya


Carlos Vargas

Carlos Vargas

Driver & Maintenance

Rene Mena

René Mena


Oscar Lopez

Oscar Lopez


Juan Cabrera

Juan Cabrera


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