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Panama City

Arriving in Panama City after Cuba is like night and day. Cuba is like being in a time capsule stuck in the mid 1900s, and Panama City is like being in a big American city, with malls, hotel chains, and fast food chains on every block. 624 more words


More Travel Articles Now Available on GPSMyCity with an Offline GPS Guided Map

Announcing three more of my blog posts have been turned into an app and are available on GPSMyCity!

You may wonder, “What’s the big deal? I can read the travel post on your blog.” 701 more words


Experience Costa Rica ¡Pura Vida!

This past November, I took my first trip to Central America over the Thanksgiving holiday and explored the beautiful country of Costa Rica!  

My friend Susie, whom I featured on my… 2,640 more words


In Pictures: Casual Caving In Guatemala

Caving in Guatemala is an unceremonious affair. You hike for a while, usually through jungle, and then simply slip in. It’s almost as if you have stumbled upon the ancient geological formation by accident. 387 more words


San Blas Islands

Oh, San Blas…Imagine a little boat with bench seats of people covering themselves with garbage sacks as it flies over the open ocean rising up with every wave and crashing down so hard that your back cracks, water sprays, and you swear you’re about to die…for about an hour, I laughed in near hysteria as we traveled to Isla de Diablo…or Devil’s Island, our destination for the next few days. 1,250 more words


Totally Tamarindo: Ten Things to Do in Costa Rica's Most Popular Tourist Destination

¨You don’t start work today.¨My workaway boss informed me when I arrived to Aldea Hostel in San Jose, ¨I don´t want you to waste your time- go somewhere fun, take a trip.¨ 1,000 more words