Costa Fortune July 21st 2008 Costa Rica is probably one of the world's best travel destinations, but only if you have the money to be able to afford it. We spent the majority of our week in Costa Rica being shocked by the price of things, especially after 10 months in South America. Sadly, as 'budget' travellers, I don't think we got the most out of the country, but still we did manage to do some very cool things and have lef ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica Costa Rica is a Central American success story: since the late 19th century, only two brief periods of violence have marred its democratic development. Although still a largely agricultural country, it has expanded its economy to include strong techn... ... read more
Welcome to my travelblog, a place where I can record my trips, write down my experiences, share my ideas and re-live my memories. I don't really know why I keep a blog; I think it is partly because I don't want to forget things but it is also for my friends and family to keep up to date with my wandering. I guess I'm also writing it to help out other travellers who are looking for tips or inspiration.
For as long as I can remember I have wanted to visit Latin America. After much planning and saving I was finally able to live the dream - a year in Latin America (Sept 2007 to Sept 2008), t... full info