Tamarindo Pocket Guide

Tamarindo is a great place to visit or live in for a variety of reasons.  You can find many helpful blogs such as 10 feet traveling or my tan feet that breakdown things you need to know as well as referencing Trip Advisor for current hot spots.  Instead of repeating what has been done (and done well),…

Pura Vida!

As you read this, we have begun our 12 hour travel day back to Canada.  It has been 8 months since we left Vancouver (blink) and 6 months living in Tamarindo (blink, blink).  The countdown has been hanging over us for this last month and while I am excited to go home and see our friends…

FINDING HOME ABROAD

We have been in Tamarindo now for 6 months!  It has been quite the experience and while we have been lucky to have friends and family visit,  we also did a few key things to help make this feel like home. (Note: I say HOME not VACATION…. a vacation is “an extended period of relaxation” and between raising…

La Fortuna/Arenal Volcano

Tamarindo is full of people who have travelled throughout Costa Rica.  Whenever we meet someone we are asked where else we have been and the answer is always short and simple: nowhere.  J works 5 (sometimes 7) days a week and it’s not easy trekking through the jungle with twins and their belongings so we just hadn’t…