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What to do around Bilbao

With my recent spell  living in Bilbao still relatively fresh in the memory, I have decided now is the appropriate time to write my guidance on the best things to do around Bilbao. 1.475 palabras más

Basque Country

Puerto Viejo (de Talamanca)

We have made two trips out the Caribbean Coast to visit the Puerto Viejo region. This area of Costa Rica is actually quite interesting, more laid back and cheaper than the Pacific Coast. 663 palabras más

Living la Pura Vida in Puerto Viejo

What a place! Puerto Viejo is on the Southern Caribbean side of Costa Rica, close to the border with Panama. Because of the strong Caribbean influences from surrounding islands, Puerto Viejo takes on a super chilled environment with a great surf scene and reggaeton party atmosphere at night. 910 palabras más

Caribbean Coast

Rum, reggae and ridin' waves

Time to cross our first border… Welcome to Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica! This isn’t the first time that I’ve visited this beautiful country – I volunteered over here a few years ago before I was even legally an adult. 2.653 palabras más


Turtles and volcanoes

Our month in the Puerto Viejo area came to an end…

…meaning fond farewells to some incredible views and beaches.

Our good friend Domi caught up with us in Puerto Viejo and the three of us made the day-long trip up the coast to the village of Tortugero, by three buses and one river boat. 345 palabras más


Pura Vida in Puerto Viejo

Costa Rica was the main reason for us choosing Central America for our travels. Its ambitious carbon targets and not having a major military force since 1949 made it stand out to us. 709 palabras más


Letters from Afar // Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Happy weekend, everyone!

Two years later and I am finally getting around to sharing some of the letters I wrote – and photos I took – during my time in Costa Rica… 855 palabras más