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Newfoundland Road Trips: Guide to the Bonavista Peninsula


Over the past two summers the Bonavista Peninsula has seen a surge in tourism. The town of Trinity has been popular for quite awhile with its photogenic streets and excellent theatre, but in recent years there’s been a surge in new businesses opening up and down the peninsula that’s breathing new life into the rural area.

25 Best Things to Do in St. John’s, Newfoundland

Things to Do in St. John's, Newfoundland

Just about every visitor to Newfoundland and Labrador will spend some time in St. John’s, and they should. The most eastern city in North America has a lot to offer. So I’ve put together my top recommendations of things to do while you’re in town to help you create that bucket list.

The Town That Was All Flow, No Go

Santa Teresa

Costa Rica is a great place to relax. It encourages you to slow down and appreciate your surroundings. To enjoy the little things. To go with the flow. But Santa Teresa takes it to a whole other level. For me, it was the town that was all flow, no go.

How I Spent an Afternoon in San Jose, Costa Rica

Costa Rica Craft Market in San Jose

I have to admit, I wasn’t all that enthused about spending time in San Jose, Costa Rica. I hadn’t heard great things about the capital. I only saw my afternoon there as time that I wasn’t on the beach. But in the end I discovered some cool things and now I actually would like to go back for another visit.

Jumpsuits for Travel

Friday Find: 7 Jumpsuits for Travel

Maybe I have ad remarketing to blame but I'm seeing a lot of jumpsuits crop up for spring/summer 2018. And it occurred to me that they just might be great for travel. The...

Tree Climbing in Monteverde

Climbing Trees in Monteverde, Costa Rica

A spider monkey I am not. They run up and down tree limbs with ease, swooping from one branch to another. Meanwhile, I huff and puff and awkwardly hoist myself from one c...

Travel Goofs

Rookie Travel Goofs

Costa Rica was the scene of my first international solo trip back in 2012. With my imminent return I started thinking a lot about that trip. I was such a baby traveller b...

How Much Does It Cost to Travel To Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a stunning country with a lot to offer visitors from a wide range of wildlife to beautiful scenery, pristine beaches to countless adventure opportunities. D...

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