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Summary of Driving Through Central America: To Do Or Not To Do

In the spring of 2011, Gibran and I made a spur of the moment decision to drive to Costa Rica instead of flying. It turned out to be the right decision for us, and it was one of those situations … Continue reading

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Latin American Openness

Latin America is known for its openness. A classic example you hear from anyone who spends a longer amount of time in the region is the, “someone we just met took us into their home, fed us, cleaned us up, … Continue reading

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Reasons To “Travel” Instead of “Vacation”

Vacationing is something that most people do. Western society promotes vacations — the majority of workplaces give you one or two weeks a year to take off, relax, and rejuvenate the mind in preparation for the fifty weeks of work … Continue reading

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