Ruins of Ujarras - JoeBaur

Valle De Orosi: Hiking to the Ruins of Ujarrás

My wife Melanie and I made a special point of taking the train, which runs obscenely limited hours, from San… Continue reading »

Puerto Viejo Beach - JoeBaur

The Old Port: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

They say Puerto Viejo is a party town. Surfers lazily flip flop around the old port toward the infamous waves… Continue reading »

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Why San José’s epic traffic jams are also an opportunity

Josefinos and the rest of the Central Valley’s commuters lament the morning and evening standstill traffic. Cars are suddenly turned… Continue reading »

Skaters take over Nathan Phillips Square

Around Yonge: 20 Hours In Toronto

The Rocket Bus outside Pearson International saved Melanie and I from the sting of a Canadian winter in full force. From… Continue reading »

Cleveland 2014 - JoeBaur

8 Things That Made Clevelanders Proud In 2014

2014 HAS BEEN A YEAR where Cleveland saw pockets of progress in a historically overlooked and crapped upon region. It… Continue reading »