Posts in Costa Rica
Traveling With Lupus in Yellow Fever High-Risk Areas

A few months ago I received an email from a reader who has lupus and wants to travel South America but cannot receive the Yellow Fever vaccine. After responding, I thought an updated public reply would be super important to share, in case more of you would like to know...

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What to do in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Puerto Viejo gives flavor to Costa Rica that no other town is able to offer. With reggae vibes, indigenous Bri Bri influence, and a laid back, beach environment, the small town is the perfect beach getaway. Here are my favorites from my stay in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica - perfect options for a 2-4 day visit.

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Alex and Olivia Explore Puerto Viejo

I can't believe it finally happened! Alex has joined me on the road to nowhere after moving on from his job to pursue his dream of travel. I remember the first night we met like it was yesterday and now, here we are. One year later and setting off in pursuit of bucket list dreams. Our first stop: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica.

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6 Things You Must Do in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Aside from the beach, of course, Monteverde is one of my favorite places to go to when visiting Costa Rica. We all know about the amazing cloud forest that everyone comes to experience, but what else is there?

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