Archive | December, 2013

A piece of European history in Latin America

15 December 2013

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costa rica casa amarilla

If you find yourself in San Jose, Costa Rica in barrio Amon you will likely take a photo of the Casa Amarilla (Yellow House) on Calle 11, just a few blocks from the Jade Museum. This beautiful piece of architecture is currently the HQ for the Foreign Ministry office. It is where President Kennedy greeted […]

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Recycle and Play in the Park at San Jose Costa Rica

11 December 2013

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San Jose has many parks scattered around the city. Everything from the tiny, yet amazingly peaceful Parque Espana, to the giant outdoor space of the Sabana can be experienced. There is one park that should not be missed however, and that is the Parque Nacional. Parque Nacional, right in the downtown area between avenidas 1 and […]

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Create and publish your very own travel blog

4 December 2013

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Create and publish your very own travel blog

This week’s resource roundup is all about travel blogging. These sites will help you find a place to publish your thoughts and photos while you travel, as well as teach you how to write better, and even make some money off your adventures.   Written Road Travel Writing & Writers Resources. It hasn’t been updated […]

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Can you say – Road Trip

1 December 2013

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road trip map

In addition to my desire to travel abroad on several mini-retirements, I have this dream to rent a Bullet RV and travel around the country, burning fuel like cars from the ’70s. I would love to hit as many National Parks as possible, the Grand Canyon, Vegas, the Pacific Northwest, even the Florida Keys. RoadTrippers […]

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