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Hooiberg Aruba
Hooiberg Aruba

The Hooiberg, a 165 meters high volcanic formation, is located almost in the middle of Aruba. On a clear day it is possible to see Venezuela from the top.  The Hooiberg is a 165 meters […]

Puerto Viejo, Manzanillo and Cocles Beach
Puerto Viejo, Manzanillo and Cocles Beach

Puerto Viejo – A mix of Caribbean-Jamaican atmosphere, small hidden palm beaches, breathtaking nature and good restaurants and bars. Manzanillo and Cocles for the ones who are looking for beautiful, calm beaches. Puerto Viejo de […]

Things to do for Free in Panama City, Panama
Things to do for Free in Panama City, Panama

Walk along the waterside promenade, watch people dancing and get to know local inhabitants. Often it are the small things that make your day special. Table of Contents 1. Walk along the waterside promenade  2. […]

La Sabana Metropolitan Park San Jose, Costa Rica
La Sabana Metropolitan Park San Jose, Costa Rica

La Sabana Metropolitan Park San Jose – Costa Rica’s biggest and most important urban park. It is a nice place to meet up with friends, to do sport, go for a walk, rent a paddle […]

Irazu Volcano Costa Rica
Irazu Volcano Costa Rica

The Irazu volcano Costa Rica is one of the most dangerous and unpredictable active volcanoes in Costa Rica. The Irazu volcano is an active stratovolcano in Costa Rica. The name Irazu is derived from an Indian […]

Basilica de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles in Cartago, Costa Rica
Basilica de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles in Cartago, Costa Rica

Legends say that a young girl once found a small statue on a rock and took it home. The next day she found the statue back at the rock. Many people wash themselves and drink […]

Ruins of the Temple of the Santiago Apostol Parish
Ruins of the Temple of the Santiago Apostol Parish

The Ruins of the Temple of the Santiago Apostol Parish are located at the city square of Costa Rica’s old capital city Cartago, about 22 kilometers east of the new capital San Jose. After several earthquakes […]

Free Hugs in Panama City
Free Hugs in Panama City

After an horrible Border Crossing from Costa Rica to Panama and a 17.5 hours trip from San José, Costa Rica I finally arrive in the afternoon at the bus terminal in Panama City. My hostel […]

Border crossing from Costa Rica to Panama
Border crossing from Costa Rica to Panama

I did already many border crossings but this one was by far the worst one. Border crossing from Costa Rica to Panama. Long waiting time, flight ticket to country of residence, 500 USD in cash […]

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