Where in the World Wednesday – Costa Rica!

I’m participating in Classy in Philadelphia‘s Where In The World Wednesday! The idea of WITWW is to post a picture of you in someplace in the world…it doesn’t have to be somewhere foreign or tropical. Just a picture of you somewhere that you consider traveling. I’ve been a little lax with WITWW as of recent, […]

Getting searched at the airport? No me gusta

We last talked about exploring the Manuel Antonio Park and then hanging out by the hotel pool during the second to last day of our Costa Rican adventure. Ahhh. The next day we were off for a long bus ride back to San Jose (land of the used band-aid – GROSS). It was a long […]

Beaches, more monkeys and hiking to my death

We’re down to the last two days! Woo!!!! On our final full day in Quepos/Monte Verde, we went to Manuel Antonio National Park. This place is HUGE. First we made the mistake of walking there from the hotel since it was only a kilometer, but it was HOT and my backpack was HEAVY and I […]

Ocean views, kayaks and MONKEYS! (Oh My!)

After we made it through the strike and piled into the van waiting for us on the other side, we continue to our hotel where I was greeted by the following sign: More monkeys than people? YES!!!!(Meanwhile we were here for three nights and only saw monkeys on the very last day. BOO.) We had […]

Bridge Over Troubled (Costa Rican) Waters!

And now we’re back to our regularly schedule Costa Rica blogging!! Last I had left off, I had just swung hundreds of feet in the air, only to be felled by a spiral staircase. (sad) After spending two nights in beautiful La Fortuna, we were off to Monteverde/Quepos, a seaside town, where we would spend […]

"You were just hanging 400 feet in the air and you can’t walk down a spiral staircase??"

Before I go into detail about us ziplining over the Costa Rican mountains, I just wanted to let you all know that my GAP party was awesome, and I have a KICK ASS giveaway for you!! Stay tuned!! The first full day that we were in La Fortuna, we were scheduled to go ziplining in […]