Arenal – My first Volcanic outbreak!

My first volcanic’s not really something you think can be compared to your first steps or the first time you rode a bicycle. I thought a vulcanic eruption was something you either saw on Discovery Channel or in a effect filled Hollywood movie. It turns out that one of the most active volcanoes in the world are located in Costa Rica, more correctly right on Lake Arenal. A volcano that had it’s last violent outbreak in 1968,... Read More

From Monteverde to Arenal – Animal spotting

The great thing about Costa Rica is that the animals are everywhere. We realized this for the first time while driving through torrential rain on the way to Arenal. Felix started blurting out something about a “Slah” and getting less and less understandable. It turned out that he was trying to say Sloth, as there was a big sloth hanging from the power cables over the road! Now that doesn’t happen everyday 🙂 Read More  Read More