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Postcard from Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica

A week-long road trip from the Atlantic to the Pacific coast of Costa Rica was filled with memorable highlights. These included, a troop of howler monkeys in the canopy of the cloud forests, witnessing an egg-laying turtle on the beach in Tortuguero National Park and the “Pura Vida” philosophy of the people. However, visiting Arenal volcano was the one thing …

Iceland – The Golden Circle; Tour of Tours

Excursion diversion One of Iceland’s most popular attractions is actually three; ‘The Golden Circle’ tour takes in several of the islands most scenic and well-known landmarks. Excursions are popular and several companies are available that offer this tour. Most people who only do one tour usually end up opting for this one. It requires an early start, setting out from …