costa rica

December 15, 2016

Kaila Yu Talks Beauty Blogging and Travels on Tour

Rocker Kaila Yu from Nylon Pink does a little bit of everything. She’s gone on tour, performing at anime convention centers from the United States to Costa […]
March 31, 2016

How Terrorism is Impacting Travel

Laura‘s fresh off a trip to Vieques, Puerto Rico and Joe’s off to Honduras next week. But first, Laura and Joe look back on the string […]
March 10, 2016

Why You Need to Get Down to Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “Talking Tico.”    The Osa Peninsula is one of the least-traveled corners of the country. It’s probably a good […]
February 11, 2016

Hiking and Ziplining Around the Cloud Forests of Monteverde, Costa Rica

Note: The video above showcases two trips I took over a couple of weeks with Gecko Trail Costa Rica. Below is an excerpt from my upcoming travelogue, […]
November 5, 2015

Costa Rica’s Little Drummer Boy Welcomes The Gringos

Note: The following is an excerpt from the forthcoming travel memoir, Talking Tico.   Despite the research, casual reading, following local news and boning up on […]
October 29, 2015


Readers might recall my intention to turn my year in Costa Rica into a travel memoir. You see, there isn’t much in the way of travel literature […]