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Riding Costa Rica’s Waves at Manuel Antonio Surf School

At promptly 11:45 a van for Manuel Antonio Surf School pulls up out front of our home, Villa Oasis, for the last three nights of our 10 day Costa Rican vacation. My boyfriend, Michael, and I are greeted by two locals who help us into the van. Our instructor, Lorenzo, introduces himself and informs us […]

August 19th, 2016|Travel, Travel Writer|

Book Review: The Wander Society

This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer.


to walk/explore/amble in an unplanned or aimless way with a complete openness to the unknown

I’d never given much thought to wandering. When I travel, I wander. I amble down streets, unsure of where I’m headed, but excited to find it once I get there. I allow […]

May 25th, 2016|Travel Gear, Travel Writer|

Domestic Violence Training in Hotel Industry

Did you know that 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men will be a victim of domestic violence? It can happen in hostels and it can happen in luxury hotels. I was a silent witness to domestic violence during a stay at a boutique hotel. I wrote about my experience on this blog […]

May 16th, 2016|Lodging, Travel Writer|