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Free Food

What I love about Costa Rica: If you can beat the ants, there is free food lying in the ditch beside the road.  Today we made breakfast while walking the dog.  This mango was perfect.


Costa Rica - Staying on the beach.

Playing a bit of catch-up here… finally posting about our Costa Rica trip. Which happened 7 months ago. :) Better late than never. 

We flew in to Liberia airport midday and went straight to our hotel “on the beach” in… 344 more words

Travel With Kids

A good rain

Albeit, brief, the rain was welcome relief today.  Maybe there’s more to come.  The skies still look pretty dark.


Lids for Kids

Two more noggins protected.  We gave helmets to these young motorcyclists when we saw them outside the grocery store this morning.  We buy used helmets for a couple bucks at Goodwill and bring them in our luggage.  13 more words

Que Pasa? - Current News

Sales tax may be the future of Costa Rica

A few months ago, the Costa Rican government told us to collect sales tax (venta) on our vacation rentals. There was a lot of controversy and arguments in the courts but finally all powers agreed that it was law.  729 more words

Costa Rica Beach

It's coming on Christmas

They’re putting up the stands.

Getting ready for the holidays in Playa Samara Beach means building the arena and bleachers for the traditional Corrido de Toros.  118 more words

Playa Samara Beach

Frozen Beach Treats

Two of my favorite people – Brookie and Lisa were some of my first readers when I started this blog in 2011 – are running one of my favorite businesses in Playa Sámara. 304 more words

Playa Samara Beach