costa rica

June 1, 2015

So Long, Costa Rica, And Thanks For All The Beans

  By the time this publishes, I’ll be on my way to Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport for the last time in the foreseeable future. […]
May 14, 2015

Traveling to Tamarindo and Brasilito in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

[responsive_youtube NPrJl6ezku8] When thinking on the history of Guanacaste, it’s hard to believe a glitzy tourist town like Tamarindo is arguably its most popular destination. Chorotega […]
May 4, 2015

Traveling to Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano for Hiking and Relaxing

It was about 7:30 in the morning when Volcán Arenal’s alarm clock went off on Monday July 29, 1968, blanketing a region of 15 square kilometers […]
April 29, 2015

Paddling the Sarapiquí, with monkeys and metaphors

There’s something objectively odd about whitewater rafting. You sit in an inflated rubber boat with the current pulling you over boulders bigger than your body, and […]
April 11, 2015

9 U.S. Habits I Lost Living Abroad for a Year in Costa Rica

Originally published with Matador Network. 1. Thinking that just because I’m from the US, I’m American. We Americans from the United States have forgotten that the […]
April 3, 2015

Atenas, Costa Rica: The World’s Best Climate Explored

Originally published at The Tico Times. When National Geographic first acknowledged Atenas for having the best weather in the world (or el mejor clima del mundo […]