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There is never a “bad” time to visit Nicaragua. But since most people have a limited number of vacation days, it makes sense to plan a trip for that specific window of time when your desired experiences can be optimized. For example, if your goal is to see lush, green jungles, you’ll probably want to visit Nicaragua during its invierno, or winter season. If lying out in the sun is… Continued

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Out of the hundreds, if not thousands, of articles about Ebola spreading like wildfire across the web, one of the most understandable, yet informative, is KVUE-TV’s “Separating facts from fears regarding Ebola.” As with most outbreaks, we have a tendency to focus on our fears, not the facts. While Ebola is definitely scary, it shouldn’t impact your travel plans unless you’re traveling to or from West Africa. Still worried? With… Continued

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I hope it’s not a sign of aging, but it sure seems like I find myself wondering more and more often “where did the year go?” In the adventure travel business we really mark the seasons by what “phase” of the year we are in. Summer finds us busy putting all the pieces of the puzzle together for the next year’s season (in this case 2015). Fall finds us in… Continued

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  We have five pretty spectacular Costa Rica itineraries, so when someone asks us to name our favorite, we react like a parent who is asked to name their favorite child. That said, lately we’ve been particularly fond of our Arenal to Tortuguero package which is always a hit this time of year. Despite its popularity, there are still a few spaces left on our December 20th and 28th departures, so… Continued

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California Drought Browns Dilemma

While driving I-5 through California, my gaze follows the reader board above the interstate. The usual “buckle up” or “road construction” spelled out in LED lights isn’t there. Instead the reader board states: “SERIOUS DROUGHT HELP SAVE WATER.” I say to myself, “Wow this must be serious.”  And it is. California is in the most serious drought in history. In fact, the governor declared it a catastrophic drought emergency. When… Continued

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