Alajuela

My journey has begun! Months of planning, researching, and packing finally culminated into a boarding pass and airport breakfast…and I was off. I landed safely at the San Jose airport, to be greeted by distant mountains and overly aggressive taxi drivers. Pura Vida, baby! Hopped in one of those cabs, and headed to my hostel … More Alajuela

Staying Connected

One of the most common questions I get when I travel on my own is “do you ever get lonely?”. Yes, of course I do. I’m not invincible, there are times when I am perfectly fine seeing the world in all its grandeur, but there are plenty of times when I wish I had someone … More Staying Connected

Taking the Leap

Life is funny. You can think you’ve gotten it all figured out – you know where you’re going and you know what you want…and then suddenly it’s all ripped out from under your feet. The proverbial rug of the future is suddenly rolled up into a giant ball, thrown over your left shoulder for good … More Taking the Leap