9 Lessons Learned from Traveling Central America

Take your time – don’t stick to a set schedule. IF you are loving a place, then stay. If you hate it, leave. If you find travelers you instantly click with, continue traveling with them. Do whatever the F you want, that’s the best part of traveling. Cherish the moment – whatever you are doing…

Sometimes…

Sometimes you just have to write a letter to yourself. A hand written letter to remind yourself of why you are doing what you’re doing, of why you chose to make the choices you’ve made, and not to lose sight of your goals and aspirations. **Sometimes I run Sometimes I hide Sometimes I’m scared of…

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My Love/Hate Relationship with Downtown San Jose

I hate downtown San Jose. Let’s dicuss… I walk about 30 minutes to get to the heart of downtown from San Pedro (near the University of Costa Rica). Normally a 10 minute, 255 colones (which is like 50 US cents) bus ride. I was strollin’, explorin’, pumped to be ogling my new city! As I’m…

La Fortuna: Quintessential Costa Rica

Around late September I headed to La Fortuna, about a 4 hour bus ride from San Jose. You can easily get a ticket at the San Carlos Bus Terminal, it’ll probably cost you around $5-8. I was lucky to grab a seat at the back of the bus, and especially lucky to be seated near…