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Amazing Costa Rica Adventures or prepare to be unprepared

I came to Costa Rica because my friends went there for winter vacation an invited me to stay in their huge house that located in the most popular location. 2,420 more words

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Food History: Tamarind

Tamarind (Tamarindus indica) (from Arabic: تمر هندي‎, romanized tamar hindi, “Indian date”) is a leguminous tree in the family Fabaceae indigenous to tropical Africa… 148 more words

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About Dengue Fever

In an earlier post I mentioned that I most likely would not be able to complete the trip because I am recovering from Dengue Fever. In early December I enrolled in a week long intensive Spanish course at the Wayra Spanish Institute in Tamarindo. 269 more words

Taco Tuesday at FT'S -- Tamarindo, Costa Rica


Another economical noteworthy establishment to share.  FTS Restaurant, Sleep and Surf is right across the street from our hotel, we have actually eaten here three times now as the food is very well prepared, fresh and reasonably priced.   272 more words

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What really matters

I didn’t bring a bikini with me to Costa Rica.  I brought a few bathing suits, but back in August when I packed for this trip it was still under a year since the twins were born and “bikini” was not in my vocabulary. 409 more words


Surfing and Sunset in Tamagringo.

This weekend, my abroad program went to Playa Tamarindo. It was described to us as a little surfer town along the Northern Pacific Coast, but while speaking with some ticos (Costa Ricans), I heard them refer to it as Tamagringo. 667 more words


We Scream for Sushi!!! -- Tamarindo, Costa Rica


Today we had an awesome lunch experience for something we’ve been craving…Sushi, good Sushi, and we found it!  If you are planning on visiting Tamarindo, Costa Rica and you are a Sushi lover you must put Bamboo Sushi Club on your list. 503 more words

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