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Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Puerto Viejo is the kind of place where holes in the road are filled in with coconut husk and a rusting corrugated iron roof is more beautiful than a new one – is corrugated iron worthy of the word beautiful? 391 more words


City Living, Panama Style.

M&S knickers! I’ve watched all those relocation programmes about British people who miss family, T-Bags, Branston Pickle and being able to pop down to M&S to purchase their pants. 538 more words


Ten things that made me happy this week

I think the ten things that made me happy this week post it’s a terrific idea. So, I wanted to give it a try and this might be the forever Sunday post! 176 more words

El Salvador

Independence Day (United States) - Celebrating 4th of July

Independence Day of the United States, also referred to as Fourth of July or July Fourth in the U.S., is a federal holidaycommemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, by the Continental Congress declaring that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and no longer part of the British Empire. 51 more words


Mamas Don't Let Your Babies grow up to be Donalds

Political correctness has risen to a smothering, generic tidal wave of late, flooding all edgy, quirky commentary with a pervasive wave of blandness so all-encompassing that it threatens to shame, stifle and smother even the most mildly off-center opinions if they don’t conform to an increasingly predictable and flavorless norm. 662 more words


Getting to Guatemala

Hey there readers, old and new, Abigail here.

I’m back to update and record the next year of my life, which is already very different from the previous 21. 902 more words


Escuela Akom, Costa Rica

I decided it was only right to start my travels with my twin sister where it all began in Costa Rica… On a mission to try and find the school I helped build when I was 17 years old, within an indigenous community almost impossible to locate on any map.   449 more words