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Sometimes from a distance, life–especially other people’s lives– looks glamorous.  I’m reminded of the song by Bette Midler, “From a Distance”. She soulfully sings about how our lives are really all the same when we step back and look at the big picture. 474 more words

Adoptive Family

Point Reyes - "Beginners Hike"

Mental health is so important! If your body, mind and soul is telling you it is not happy in it’s current state; you need to change it. 523 more words

California

5 Tips to Tackle Homesickness

Living abroad can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling experiences of your life: you are constantly discovering new things about the culture and location surrounding you, and your everyday routine becomes that of a self-discovery, motivational movie. 714 more words

Flat Tires, Handy Dandy Andy, and Farm to Table...

A note from the executive editor: Costa Rica Travel Blog has chosen to feature the following article for its exploration of some of the “peaks and valleys, ebb and flow, the good with the bad and the high with the low” realities of life on Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula.

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Costa Rica

Returning "Home"

When we have spent some time away from home learning and experiencing a new culture our lives change. We learn different ways to do things, different ways to see and perceive life, we adopt new practices and make them part of us. 716 more words

Living Abroad

On the Neckarwiese

The peacocks prance in too short shorts while the muscle men gleam in tight vests.

The joggers sweat,  their steps an uneven backdrop competing with indesiferable chatter. 181 more words

Living Abroad

On the Neckarweise

The peacocks prance in too short shorts while the muscle men gleam in tight vests.

The joggers sweat,  their steps an uneven backdrop competing with indesiferable chatter. 181 more words

Living Abroad