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Costa Rica Combo

  • Abseiling Into Our Hearts! – Costa Rica Combination

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    When we last wrote, we were hard at work on our first community service project in La Carpio in the Central Valley, and so many great things have happened since then. On our last day in San José we met Juanca, our expert guide, who gave us a tour of the Irazú Volcano. Our next […]

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  • ¡Hola de Costa Rica! – Costa Rica Combination

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    ¡Hola de Costa Rica! Even though we are just three days into our adventure, we have seen and done so much. From trying to converse with each other and with the locals in Spanish, to singing along to our Spanish song of the day, we’ve already started immersing ourselves into the culture that surrounds us. To celebrate […]

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  • Surfing & Sunsets in Flamingo! – Costa Rica Combination

    Surfing & Sunsets in Flamingo! - Costa Rica Combination

    ¡Hola de Monte Verde! Greetings from Monte Verde! We arrived into the green mountain town of Monteverde yesterday after an exciting week of sun, sand, and surf in Flamingo and a serene nature-filled weekend excursion in Rincon de la Vieja.   In Flamingo, we experienced the Pacific ocean during our surfing lessons with Fifo, Kika, […]

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  • Ockham Up! Costa Rica Combo

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    After a great start in the Central Valley, it was time to begin exploring some of the country so it was time to Ockham up and head off to Arenal! Though often obscured by clouds, we were able to have a clear view of one of the largest volcanoes in Costa Rica, this was the first sign that […]

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