What to pack for multiple countries Part 1

What to pack for multiple countries Part 1

camera, journal, pen, itenerary in folder, “Marvin” mymini laptop, cell phone, chargers for phone and laptop, etc. Packing for three countries can be a bit difficult; especially if you’re like me and pack too much. The following is my list of things...
Playa Dominical to San Jose, Costa Rica

Playa Dominical to San Jose, Costa Rica

I asked my instructor if I should get a smaller board if I ever try surfing again. He shook his head. Yoda knows I’m not ready for that yet. Last day in Playa Dominical Before our final surf lesson with our instructor “Yoda”, real name Ezequiel, we...
Playa Dominical, Costa Rica Surfing for Beginners

Playa Dominical, Costa Rica Surfing for Beginners

If you think that looks like a big wave, you’d be right. Three days (two hours a day) of learning to surf in rough water and I’m battered and thrilled. A great work out, surfing! Each day we’ve had lessons from the Costa Rica Surf Camp and...
Hop back to Dominical, Costa Rica via Lima and Panama City

Hop back to Dominical, Costa Rica via Lima and Panama City

Dominical, Costa Rica via Lima and Panama City After a lot of on-line research, we decided we’d learn to surf at Costa Rica Surf Camp in Dominical (pushing off our return to the states another week). but first, we have to make our way back to Costa Rica. From...
South America: Ollantaytambo to Cusco, Peru  Sacsayhuaman

South America: Ollantaytambo to Cusco, Peru Sacsayhuaman

South America: Ollantaytambo to Cusco, Peru & Pisac & Sacsayhuaman Rebecca and I clowning around at the Pisac ruins Wow! It’s been a glorious ride. Pisac Ruins and Market Our taxi driver met us early to take us on our way to Cusco. First, we stopped in...