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The first week in Costa Rica

So, the first week in Costa Rica has left me feeling like an awestruck tourista.  I have climbed mountains in the cloud forest and the rain forest.   254 more words

Costa Rica

Oh Yellowstone!

Colorful hot springs, clouds of sulphuric steam rising out of almost every inch of the park, magnificent Bison just strolling around and hissing fumaroles make Yellowstone National Park a very alluring place to visit. 675 more words


Taking the plunge

So here’s a normal conversation in Japan:

“What did you do over the weekend?”

“I got naked with strangers.”

“Wow, sounds relaxing.”

(Well, not quite that blunt but it might as well be.) 405 more words


Hot Springs Cove

Some days are just the right amount of perfect.

I spent last week in Tofino with my sister, brother-in-law and my niece and nephew (16 and 17 yrs old). 524 more words


Road Trip One- Rotorua & Taupo!

Hey guys! So I know it’s been a ridiculous time since I last posted, and I know I took this road trip last week, but it’s not entirely my fault that the post is so late this time! 1,292 more words


Day 26: the Golden Circle

Within a couple of hours’ drive from Reykjavík are three major landmarks: Þingvellir National Park, the Geysir geothermal area, and the spectacular 200-foot waterfall Gullfoss.  They’re part of the “Golden Circle” tour and they usually wind up on every tourist’s itinerary because they’re so easy to reach in a single day. 796 more words


Off Topic - 12 best natural swimming pools - Trip Advisor

Ok. So this isn’t about the Olympic Peninsula. Had to share with you wonderful readers. Eye candy for any of us that love to get out into Mother Nature. 71 more words

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