Travel

Moving in this Way

Everybody knows when there is honor among thieves, you don’t bring a gun to knife fight. Unfortunately in my recent cases: Vecino Perry vs. Ladrón Locales (Neighbor Perry vs. the Local Burglar) and Gringo Perry vs. Autos Quiros y Abogada Yadira Jimenez (a car dealer and their lawyer), honor was never part of the equation. …

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The Massasauga

There’s a feeling you get from sitting on a slab of granite. Solid, grounding and incredibly sure of itself, the rock has this way of letting you know you’re in the right place. It reminds me of the time when my Dad used to say: “You are part of the land of which you are …

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¡Qué sorpresa!

What a great surprise! When I decided to come back early from Costa Rica this year I was dreading the March weather that always seems to never let go. How nice to wake up to spring temps this morning. Even better is the long-term forecast, which bodes well for getting the boat in early. Can’t …

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It All Starts Now!

January 1 is the beginning of an exciting new adventure and this post is an invitation to laugh, cry and learn with me as I embark on a three-part foray into: COSTA RICA – Will be my new winter home-base. I have purchased a small cottage in Ojochal, a rural village on the south pacific …

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Working Vacation

Just back from a fantastic couple of weeks in Costa Rica. After picking up a new surfboard in Jaco I headed down to Matapalo to connect with my good friends Stijn De Witte and Filip D’hulster, the architect and founder of Las Nubes Natural Energy Resort. It’s been a year since I last was there …

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Las Nubes

I’ve been meaning to write about my trip to Costa Rica this spring but never seem to find the time. Before I get distracted again I’d at least like to share a link to my dear friends at Las Nubes (The Clouds). Las Nubes is simply incredible and is a must visit if you are …

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QUE BUENO!

Back from Costa Rica. Had a fantastic time visiting friends and reconnecting with one of my favorite places on earth. Stories to come soon.