Archive for 'Central America'

Explore Costa Rica’s Natural Wonders

Posted on 13. Apr, 2013 by .

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Costa Rica is a true Central American paradise and one of our favorite travel destinations – check out the hot spots we recommend for a visit to Costa Rica!

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Tops and Flops of 1000 Days of Travel: Days 901-1000

Posted on 20. Jan, 2013 by .

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We celebrated exactly 1,000 days of travel yesterday here in Santiago! Today we share the highs, lows, lessons and recommendations of days 901-1000 of this globetrotting adventure!

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Our Top 5 Favorite Beaches of 2012

Posted on 01. Dec, 2012 by .

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This year has been a total beach for the two of us. Having spent over five months on the coast around the world, we share our top five beaches of the year in this post.

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Hotel Tip of the Week: Mountain Paradise Hotel | La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Posted on 19. Nov, 2012 by .

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Our Hotel Tip of the Week series offers accommodation tips from around the world. All are places where we have stayed in and personally recommend. This week: Mountain Paradise Hotel in Arenal, Costa Rica.

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Getting steamy in Arenal, Costa Rica

Posted on 06. Nov, 2012 by .

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La Fortuna should not be missed on a visit to Costa Rica- a gorgeous waterfall, hot springs and a volcano, plus some of the country’s most beautiful scenery!

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Polaroid of the week: Hummingbird in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Posted on 01. Nov, 2012 by .

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We ended our time in Costa Rica with an action-packed couple of days in La Fortuna where we hiked to a volcano and a waterfall and admired the countless hummingbirds!

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Globetrottergirls quick guide to Sámara Beach, Costa Rica

Posted on 30. Oct, 2012 by .

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The small beach town of Samara is one of our favorite beaches in Costa Rica! We put together a quick overview of Samara Beach with places to stay & restaurants we enjoyed.

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Hotel Tip of the Week: Fenix Hotel | Playa Samara, Costa Rica

Posted on 29. Oct, 2012 by .

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Our Hotel Tip of the Week series offers accommodation tips from around the world. All are places where we have stayed in and personally recommend. This week: The Fenix Hotel in Samara, Costa Rica.

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Polaroid of the week: Costa Ricas colorful currency

Posted on 25. Oct, 2012 by .

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Costa Rica’s currency got a facelift last year! Check out the new colorful banknotes featuring some of the country’s most popular animals and ecosystems!

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The one million turtle march: An arribada in Costa Rica

Posted on 23. Oct, 2012 by .

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Seeing a turtle arribada, the mass nesting phenomenon of the olive ridley sea turtles, in Ostional, a small beach in Costa Rica, was an unforgettable experience!

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