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Tourism Competition In Costa Rica: The Haters Gonna Hate, Hate, Hate… But We’re Gonna Shake It Off

Competition is a diversely understood word. For some, it can spark friendship, such as for a group of University friends who partake in an after-class game of flag football or frisbee golf. 2,489 more words

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The Victory Isn't In the Win

Every once in a while I’ll reach for the worn, dirty journal that accompanied me on the adventure of a lifetime and plug myself back into… 416 more words

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Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Credit Card Insurance Coverage & Declining Part CDW

Just when we thought we had shed enough light on the topic of renting a vehicle in Costa Rica to avoid travellers’ panic and regret (via our related blog posts – … 2,098 more words

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It's Not the Heat, It's the Humidity

Actually, it’s both! We spent the last 10 days in southern Costa Rica sweating constantly, taking 3-4 showers a day, scratching bug bites, removing the mold that started to form on clothes, shoes, and backpacks, and marveling at the beauty of Drake Bay from our cabina. 416 more words

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What To Buy In Costa Rica: Our Costa Rica Souvenir Shopping List And Buying Tips

I realized recently that Ricky and I have been in complete denial of something. We have become the type of people who are completely oblivious to their own obsession(s). 2,005 more words

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Three Days of Mountain Bliss (Part 2)

On our second day in beautiful San Gerardo de Dota, we showed our new friends Chris and Allie the spot where we saw the quetzals the previous morning. 881 more words

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Three Days of Mountain Bliss (Part 1)

After three weeks in the rain, heat and humidity of Turrialba, we were ready for some time in the mountains. On the advice of our friends, Candace and Andrea, we headed south of San Jose to San Gerardo de Dota, a town surrounded by Parque Nacional Los Quetzales. 669 more words

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