The northwestern part of Costa Rica, including the majority of the Nicoya Peninsula, is within the province of Guanacaste. You’ll probably never need to know this again unless you plan to travel to Costa Rica, but maybe it’s a good fact to have for a trivia game someday. (You can thank me later). This is… Continue reading Guanacaste

El Caribe

Costa Rica is home to some incredible biodiversity and all of the regions of this little country have something beautiful and unique to offer. So far in Costa Rica we have traveled around the Central Valley, the Pacific Coast, and the Cloud Forest. Believe it or not there is still much more to see as… Continue reading El Caribe

On Being Homesick

I think it is that I time to call it like it is. Homesickness happens, whether people who are traveling admit it or not. And the whole idea around being homesick has a very negative connotation. You feel weak if you admit it to yourself or others. People think that you don’t enjoy what you… Continue reading On Being Homesick

The Culture of Catalonia

Last stop on the European portion of this trip- Spain! We booked our departing flight out of Europe from Barcelona before our travels even began. With that in mind, we gave ourselves two and a half weeks before that flight to stay in Spain before leaving the beautiful continent of Europe that we have called… Continue reading The Culture of Catalonia