A Hop and a Skip in Arenal and the End of Spring Break Costa Rica

It was with sad hearts that we left Monteverde, where we had spent four incredible days in the mountains with a host with a heart of gold. After saying our goodbyes and gobbling up the last of the farmer's cheese, we embarked on our jeep-boat-jeep journey to our next destination, Arenal. Arenal is known for… Continue reading A Hop and a Skip in Arenal and the End of Spring Break Costa Rica

We Climbed a Volcano and Danced, Danced, Danced (and Sang)

Spring Break was nothing but pure bliss. I now understand why Costa Ricans say 'pure vida' all the time, because that is exactly how I felt during my 9 days in Costa Rica with my two lovely travel companions, Thecla and Ruthie. It was the perfect mix of adventure and relaxation, trekking and lounging.¬†We arrived… Continue reading We Climbed a Volcano and Danced, Danced, Danced (and Sang)