Traveling to Granada from Leon

  Granada was one of the cities we had to explore. I thought our ride there would be challenging, but it turned out to be quite easy and cheap. All under $10.00 for the two of us. Can you believe that? We caught a cab from the hostal for only 20 Cordobas each ( $1.70…

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Where Do You Find Healthy Food In Costa Rica?

Okay, so, do you remember when I said that CR doesn’t have many options for vegan or vegetarian restaurants? It’s true. I know that it can be tough when looking for something that you crave or hoping you stumble across one. We have been there too–walking, asking, searching online, so we understand. It’s not like…

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Traveling To Costa Rica? Read This Before Booking That Plane Ticket

Ok, We’ve been living in Costa Rica for two months now, and there’s so much to talk about—like getting sick and recovering…walking in the rain storms, enjoying the pure sunshine…being grateful for a home…Using our gifts to help others and being blessed in return. We’ve also had the pleasure of making real local friends A.K.A…

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Getting Sick From Panama To Costa Rica

Sorry to keep you hanging. I’ve been away due to sickness. I don’t know what caused me to feel sluggish, weak, having a slight fever and constantly going to the bathroom. But what I do know is that it started three days before leaving Panama.

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Headed To Hostal Refugio del Rio? You Need To Know This Before You Go

Plan on staying at the Hostal Refugio del Rio? Before you arrive, you’ll need to know a few things–like

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Island Fever: The Island Of Colon

Bocas Del Tora? Huh? Bocas del Toro is a province of Panama comprising an archipelago off the Caribbean coast, plus adjacent mainland with biodiverse rainforest.

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Welcome To Panama

 “Taxi, Taxi! You need Taxi!?” They all shout. “Where are the free shuttles?” I ask. “Taxi??” he says. “Habla Ingles?” “No.” “Donde Esta para gratis shuttle?” I ask. He points his finger to the young lady behind me. I ask her about the free shuttle service and she points her fingers towards the green benches telling…

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We Need A Resolution

Not sure what to do. Wait until the next flight? Try to make this one? Or find a place to rest? One thing I know for sure– there was no way we were going to leave our information behind holding fresh documents and petty cash. One of us has to go back. Will it be…

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Trouble In Orlando

I should’ve “known” something was stirring up. We leave at 1:00 am.  Within 30minutes I get nauseous.  2:00 am I ask Kim for a plastic bag. It’s 3:15 am I start vomiting.

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Cleaning Out Inglewood To Travel Abroad

So I started early this year on making plans to travel abroad. It was a decision I had always wanted to do. But didn’t know how I was going to go about it. I’ve always dreamed of traveling, but I had my life in LA being self-employed that consisted of me working daily. Work that…

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