Tags » Costa Rica

Some more Tico specialties: Dos Pinos, Reductores, Cabling and Reciclaje

  • Dos Pinos – more omnipresent than “Emmi” in Switzerland

All milk products – really all milk products – and many juices carry the label “Dos Pinos”. 557 more words

Costa Rica

Back in the groove: Sailing and scuba in Central Costa Rica

January 2016

The breeze awoke with the colors of sunrise, as we hoisted our sails at dawn on January 24th. I sipped my coffee and wrapped my arms around Neil, overcome with a sense gratitude to be sailing once more after so many months away from our sailing life. 1,655 more words

By Jessie

ATVing in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Day 2 of our adventure and we signed up for an ATV tour in Manuel Antonio. I would have preferred just renting them on our own but it’s difficult to do in this area because you need to get out of the city in order to get on good ATV paths. 98 more words

Travel Blog

A blog you say? Yes, yes it is.

Olivia, you don’t  write.  Olivia, no escribes.  

Yeah, I know.  Sí, lo sé.

Olivia, you hate writing.  Olivia, odias escribir.

Yep, I know that too.  Sí, lo sé también… 1,093 more words


Mi última semana y las fiestas de despedida. 

Mi fiesta de despedida

Am Freitag habe ich eine kleine- große Party in der La Sabana geschmissen, zu der sozusagen das gesamte College, sowie San Marcos kam :D ich hatte einen Raum gemietet, in dem wir tanzten und Spaß haben. 1,147 more words


It Rains Rocks in Costa Rica

Note:  Autos in Costa Rica are toy-sized, with manual transmissions.

Advice:  Practice at home because you will find yourself immediately driving uphill to merge onto the San Jose Interstate. 211 more words