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Tree Teachings

Ever optimistic, I say opportunities arise from obstacles.

Costa Rica: Vida Verde

Costa Rica is green in every way imaginable, awash in verdant lush foliage which carpets mountains to countryside, permeates cityscapes, and frames every meandering road. Green is a way of life and state of mind. The ticos (locals) are among the most ardent environmentally conscious people on the planet. They stand proud of and zealously guard their abundant resources.

Paddling Forward

…So it goes with our travel dreams. Cerebral maps will actualize. Envision them. Anticipate the exhilaration. Start packing.


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About Me

Explore. Dream. Discover. Mark Twain inspires, Journeys Afar delivers. Collaborating with clients, I customize trips to create enriched destination experiences shaped by personal interests and preferences, such as soft adventure, ocean and river cruising, food and wine, history/architecture, and family gatherings. My trip bliss includes writing about and sharing personal adventures ~ which sometimes includes unexpected detours.
Life is short, the world is wide, let’s go!

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