Tag Archives: Costa Rica

Did the earth move for you baby?

We don’t spend a lot of time worrying about earthquakes, though they are part of life throughout Central America. So we were caught unawares the other day when our rented house at Samara Beach rattled and juddered for five seconds. … Continue reading

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Where the wild things are

If our trip to Nicaragua was all about meeting people with interesting back stories, Costa Rica is about wildlife. Not surprising really, given the country has the highest percentage of biodiversity of any country. Yet we continue to be astounded … Continue reading

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Over the border on a bicycle

After almost three happy months in Nicaragua, we had to move on. But first there was the small matter of crossing the land border with Costa Rica, no easy feat when you are as encumbered as we are. The first … Continue reading

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