Tag Archives: Tropics

Christmas In Costa Rica

It’s funny as I sit on my balcony admiring my blinking Christmas lights on December 23 in shorts and a tank top at 7pm and it’s still 26 degrees Celsius. One would think for a Canadian girl it wouldn’t feel … Continue reading

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Sugar Beach Hotel, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

It had been years since I had visited Sugar Beach Hotel. It’s a sweet little beach that hardly anyone knows about. This weekend I was invited to stay at the eco-friendly hotel for my first time. Sugar Beach is just … Continue reading

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Arenal Springs Resort & Spa

I recently set off for a mini getaway, as requests for overnight trips to Arenal Volcano begin to spill in for high season. I decided to pay a visit to Arenal Springs Resort & Spa as my clients have been … Continue reading

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Best Adventure Tour In Costa Rica!

Everyone always asks “Cheryl, what is your favourite all day adventure tour?” I can tell you hands down without hesitation you can’t leave Costa Rica without a trip to Hacienda Guachipelin. Hacienda Guachipelin is a privately owned working ranch that … Continue reading

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Blue River Resort & Spa, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

My mom had arrived after a long flight. We spend a couple days lounging around Playas Del Coco soaking up sun and margaritas, as she had flew in from chilly Calgary, Alberta for her annual visit. I asked what she … Continue reading

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