Month: November 2019

  • Among Clouds: Monteverde, Costa Rica

    Among Clouds: Monteverde, Costa Rica

    Monteverde was the fourth stop in our Costa Rican adventure. It was quite the odyssey to get there from Tortuguero: we took the boat to La Pacvona, from where we took a “colectivo” to Cariari, a bus to San José and finally another bus to Monteverde. It was all worth it though, Monteverde is one […]

  • Stalking Turtles

    Stalking Turtles

    The greatest appeal of Costa Rica has to be its natural diversity. The number of beautiful places and animals that live in this small country was the main reason I wanted to visit it. And it did not disappoint: monkeys and turtles, active volcanoes, beautiful beaches and national parks everywhere. Nevertheless, my least favourite part […]

  • Embracing Uncertainty: Rebecca Solnit’s Field Guide to Getting Lost

    Embracing Uncertainty: Rebecca Solnit’s Field Guide to Getting Lost

    “It’s not about being lost but about trying to lose yourself”