2017 for me was all about travelling, after Africa and Asia I went to Latin America. From Colombia I travelled up and I planned to go all the way to Guatemala but I stranded in El Salvador. In this blog I’ll share my route through Central America and some tips. If you click on the links you can read more tips on what to do, where to stay and border crossings.
In Costa Rica I only spend 10 nights, Puerto Viejo (Caribbean) San Jose (Capital) and Tamarindo (pacific and where my brother and his gf met one year ago). Too short to see the beauty of this country! But it's also very expensive... so I went quickly to Nicaragua, isla Ometepe and now I will be … Continue reading Costa Rica to Nicaragua, with many blunders
Gentrifi.. WHAT? No I didn’t make that word up. Gentrification is a real thing that I would like to discus with people… with you! Gentrification is what happens when a deprived (poor) region, neighborhood or even country is suddenly hip and happening. Many people with economic good wellbeing move into these deprived places and suddenly … Continue reading Gentrification
From Bocas del Toro in Panama I went to Puerto Viejo in Costa Rica. Both beach places both quite touristy, both very hot and both at the Caribbean coast which brings quite a reggae style, some hippies, some expats, both very beautiful places! Two days ago I left Puerto Viejo for San José the capital … Continue reading Spending time in Costa Rica