From Heredia to Cartago– Week 2

My experiences during the second week of my three weeks in Costa Rica have really distinguished this trip in my mind as a unique and worthwhile adventure that I hope to repeat in the future. On Wednesday, we visited coffee factory in Heredia to nurture our taste and passion for high quality coffee. The tour … Continue reading From Heredia to Cartago– Week 2

Finding Common Stories a Thousand Miles From Home

From the beginning, the hectic traffic and overgrown nature of city streets made Costa Rica feel far from home. In the Midwest, lawns are well manicured and stop signs are obeyed without fail. Here, life is a little less constrained. From my first day, the pace and animation of los Ticos was invigorating. The food … Continue reading Finding Common Stories a Thousand Miles From Home