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Costa Rica, the Pura Vida way.

Costa Rica, the small country with big features. I travelled here twice in 2012 and still have dreams of this beautiful place. The small town I stayed in is called Santa Teresa, and is located on the Northern Peninsula off the Pacific side. 265 more words

Sea Lion Caves, Florence

Visited the Sea Lion Caves near Florence recently. We took the elevator 200 feet down to the cave and watched the water splash onto the cave walls, echoing in the emptiness. 44 more words


La Manzanilla: Local for a Quarter Year

After many years of going to La Manz in doses of one week to two months, I’m committing to three months this year. I think that makes me a local, or perhaps an apprentice local. 24 more words

What to look forward to

This weekend for all of us to enjoy start with Thursday evening at the Norton Museum of Art.  5 -9 pm.  Art After Dark .  Admission is FREE till Dec. 235 more words

Beach Town

Haystack Rock, Bob Straub State Park

We’ve arrived in Oregon…Beautiful Oregon and have started some minor exploring.  There is soooo much to discover.  Our first adventure began in Pacific City at the Bob Straub State Park with a view of Haystack Rock. 51 more words


The Coast

With family living on the coast and frequent visits throughout the year, I’ve had plenty of opportunities to take photo’s on cliff tops looking out to the ocean and coastal towns, along with the few wildlife found around the area. 26 more words


Chile: La Serena & Around

There were two places I definitely wanted to go to in Northern Chile: San Pedro de Atacama & Pisco Elqui. In order to break up the long journey from Santiago to San Pedro and give myself a little landing pad before going to Pisco Elqui, I decided to stop a few nights in La Serena– a quiet beach town on the northern coast. 596 more words