extended family vacation

Why We Decided to Take an Extended Family Vacation

Well, here we are. As I’m writing this we are driving back to Tamarindo for an overnight stay. Then we are off to Liberia in the morning to head to the airport. It has been swell, Costa Rica. We have really enjoyed our extended family vacation. Some of the links within this post are affiliate…

Costa Rica during the rainy season

Why Costa Rica During The Rainy Season is Best!

Have you ever considered taking an adventurous vacation to Costa Rica? Do you dream of the warm beaches, tropical rainforests, delicious coffee, and incredible surf? If you do, you have probably only researched taking this trip during the high season to escape the winter. While the northern hemisphere is enjoying summer, Central and South Americans…

Backpacking through Cuba

Backpacking Through Cuba – My Top 5 Tips

It’s been well over a year since Brett and I went backpacking through Cuba for our honeymoon. I still reminisce about mojitos and the pristine Caribbean beaches. However, those were definitely not my favorite parts of the trip.   Some of the links within this post are affiliate links. At no additional cost or inconvenience…