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2206, 2017

The Other Thing Travel Blogs Didn’t Tell Me

I’m sitting on the edge of an infinity pool, beer in hand, watching the sunset over the Pacific. Steve taps his beer into mine, we give cheers to the path ahead. We had just landed in Costa Rica. We would stay there for two months while touring other parts of the country and some parts of Nicaragua. After ten days [...]

506, 2017

The One Thing Travel Blogs Didn’t Tell Me

My alarm goes off. It takes everything I have to get myself out of bed. I drag myself unwillingly through my morning routine. I find myself questioning my current path on every single morning walk into the office. This isn’t some goal-driven exercise, it’s actually a question that haunts me. Most days I don’t want to hear it, because it [...]

2405, 2017

I Went to a Hospital in Nicaragua

We were walking home after a busy day at the shop. My friend, an experienced diving instructor who had done prior work in landscaping, gave us an impromptu tour of the surrounding flowers and trees. One of these included a cashew tree, something I had never seen before in person. He separated a raw cashew shell from the fruit and [...]

2105, 2017

Granada, Nicaragua Travel Guide

San Juan del Sur did a great job captivating my heart. So well, in fact, that I felt a little bad for Granada and the reputation that preceded it. But the city had potential, from expertly preserved colonial architecture to refined eateries that expanded beyond the typical dishes of gallo pinto. About Granada Historically, Granada was the first European city to [...]