Beidler Forest

We were out to dinner with my family and as were leaving I took  a gander at the brochures that were by the door.  Among them was a brochure for Beidler Forest and I was surprised because I had never heard of this place before.  We went the very next day.  Jeremy and I love […]

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Cottonmouth in a tree

Toad Hall

I think I’ve told you approximately thirty-two times that one of our favorite things to do when we travel is to just get in the car and drive.  We like to explore and get away from the tourist destinations and find things that are off of the beaten path.  So, on one fine day while in […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Driving in Costa Rica

…as I eased out the clutch and we made the transition from the rental lot to the busy streets of downtown San José (note the diacritic – we’re not talking about California, here), it rather suddenly occurred to me that I had completely forgotten this critical preparation step. Less verbosely, I had no idea how to drive in Costa Rica, and yet there I was… driving.

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Dirt Road in Costa Rica

The Louvre and Eiffel Tower

The drive to our flat from the hospital seemed to take forever.  The drugs that were coursing through me left me in a state of semi-consciousness; I was constantly trying to keep my one hundred pound eyelids open.  When we finally arrived, let’s just say that we weren’t in the romantic pristine part of Paris […]

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The Louvre

Give me the Drugs: Paris Edition

Once again, I have no pictures for this little adventure of mine so please enjoy a random assortment of pictures from Paris. As soon as we landed in Paris it was clear that I was in need of medical attention. The airport staff called an ambulance for me. The kind EMT that showed up didn’t […]

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Parisian Street Artist