As droplets of sweat drip down my back within five minutes of riding the bus, I wonder how people could ever live in a place this hot, with this much humidity. 352 more words
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Austin’s family plans an annual New Year’s vacation to bring all of us together, and this year we landed on Costa Rica, a country I’ve long wanted to visit for its one-of-a-kind landscape, wildlife and culture. 2,540 more words
David McFadden (AP) writes about the how the accumulation of smelly sargassum seaweed is ruining the tourists’ expectations. He writes that “the picture-perfect beaches and turquoise waters that people expect on their visits to the Caribbean are increasingly being fouled by mats of decaying seaweed that attract biting sand fleas and smell like rotten eggs.” … 742 more words
From Cali, the town of Salsa, we took a bus and asked to get off at the town of Cordoba. The driver let us off on the middle of a busy main road with kids playing by the side who immediately shouted over to us ‘AMIIIIIIGOS, San Cipriano??!’ (the place we were going), we nodded and they pointed us in the right direction. 872 more words