Pretty much every visitor to Guatemala asks the question “is Guatemala City safe or not?” Local resident Nestor Quixtan says it’s not as bad as… Read More »Is Guatemala City Safe? (And Which Parts Should I Visit And/Or Avoid?)
Most guides to Tamarindo, Costa Rica tell you all about the attractions outside of town, all the things to do on day trips. But what… Read More »Things To Do In Tamarindo, Costa Rica Without Ever Leaving Tamarindo, Costa Rica
We’ve been talking for months about tourism in Central America during this pandemic. But we never focused on the requirements for travelers returning home from… Read More »What Happens When I Come Home? (A Guide to the Quarantine Requirements for Returning Travelers)
Over the past decade or so, Central America has become a popular place to practice yoga. Traveler and yogi Manmohan Singh of the Rishikul Yogshalaa… Read More »My Favorite Yoga Retreats In Central America
A Guide to the Costa Rica International Airports: What’s the Difference Between SJO and LIR Airports?
With two Costa Rica international airports to fly into, things can get confusing for travelers. Especially as one of the airports changed its name in… Read More »A Guide to the Costa Rica International Airports: What’s the Difference Between SJO and LIR Airports?
Although Guatemala, Belize, and Honduras are far more famous for their pre-Colombian sites, history lovers shouldn’t rule out El Salvador. Blogger Eddie Galdamez offers a… Read More »My Four Favorite Archeological Sites in El Salvador
Are you planning a vacation to Costa Rica? We talk about how to create the perfect Costa Rica itinerary for a first-time trip to this… Read More »How To Create The Perfect Costa Rica Itinerary
Some tips on how to handle the Panama City Carnival like a boss. I woke up on Ash Wednesday after what felt like a four-day… Read More »How To Do The Panama City Carnival Like A Pro
Most – but not all – Costa Rica Covid restrictions will disappear in March and April, as the Central American country prepares for post-pandemic life.… Read More »Most Costa Rica Covid Restrictions to be Dropped in March and April (Including the QR Code)