Authenticity in Costa Rica

Authenticity in Costa Rica

This is where this story began; it was hard not to miss the burning forest outside of Liberia. When the Spanish claimed “Costa Rica” they named it after the RICH land they saw. Mixed research indicates that in the 1940’s 75% of Costa Rica was forested. Suprise As of today 20,000 acres of land is deforested annually. Now, while […]

Bogota, Colombia : The Most Interesting Things I Learned (Part 1)

Bogota, Colombia : The Most Interesting Things I Learned (Part 1)

This is the face that your friends and family might make when you tell them that you are visiting Colombia.  And then you might get questions like: “Are you sure?”, “Will you be safe?”  This is what made me realize how out of touch with current events and reality we are truly capable of.  We can […]