guacima, costa rica December 3rd 2009 Travelling on American Thanksgiving turned out to be a good thing; the border & highway to Seattle were empty and getting here was really quick. Early next morning we flew to Dallas and on to San Jose. Mike & Kevin picked us up at the airport and we drove to their house. Victoria and Mike built their home in Guacima, a more rural area of the city, very quiet street just a block from the main road ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica » Alajuela » Alajuela 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
We hope this is the beginning of many years of travel in the future. Our intention is to pass the travel bug onto our kids and to push ourselves out of our box and out of our comfort zone. No more Mexico All-Inclusives for us, we want to experience something more real.
Starting with our trip to Peru for my 40th birthday and we'll see where we go from there. ... full info