Waterfall Rappelling

During my stay in Costa Rica one of the activities that I did was rappel down waterfalls of numerous sizes when I was in La Fortuna near Arenal Volcano. I had never heard of such an activity and had only dabbled in some indoor rock climbing, so I figured it would be something along those … Continue reading Waterfall Rappelling


Monkey Business

I have loved monkeys for as long as I can remember and had only ever seen one when I went to the zoo as a kid. To be honest, one of the reasons why I chose to live in Costa Rica for two month was because I knew there was a very high chance I … Continue reading Monkey Business

Understanding the Pura Vida Lifestyle

Pura Vida literally translates to, "Pure Life," in English. When you go to Costa Rica you begin to feel the, "slow down effect." Everyone is on what they call Tico Time and time is only a figment of our imagination sort of vibe. It is the idea that this life is beautiful and should be … Continue reading Understanding the Pura Vida Lifestyle


Discovering Costa Rica

Costa Rica will always be one of my favorite places I have traveled to not because I had the opportunity to live there for two months, but because of all the beauty such a small country is capable of holding. The gorgeous beaches that take your breath away, people who are laid back and enjoy … Continue reading Discovering Costa Rica