La Belleza de Santa Teresa

After a couple of weeks of uncertainty, making the decision to return to Costa Rica has proved the right choice. As mentioned in my previous posts, it wasn't the lack of options which obstructed me. I simply could not decide what my best option was. Rest assured, I am delighted now to be back in a [...]

Costa Rica and Beyond

My time in Costa Rica was very different to what I had expected. The people, the food and the culture all helped create an incredible experience which will live with me for the rest of my life. I have the next week to decide where my next move will take me, and the thought of [...]

The Tacoless Taco Man

Food is deeply embedded in the Costa Rican culture. Traditionally it’s a way of life. A source of income from which fisherman, market venders and those running the local sodas depend upon. Simple, and often made from the most basic of ingredients, Costa Rican food epitomises everything the country holds sincere. An appreciation for what [...]

One week to go

With little under a week to go until I leave for Costa Rica final preparations are well under way. This past weekend I celebrated an early 22nd birthday party with my family and friends. My actual birthday will be one week into my move to Costa Rica so plenty to celebrate as I first find my [...]