Weekend in Arenal Volcano

My family and I decided to take a weekend trip to one of Costa Rica’s most notable natural landmarks, the Arenal Volcano. This impressive volcano resides within the 29,960-acre Arenal Volcano National Park. Arenal rises above the surrounding rainforest with near perfect symmetry The area hosts many activities including whitewater rafting, hiking and canopy tours,… Read More

Details of Brugge

“If you set out to design a fairy-tale medieval town it would be hard to improve on central Brugge. Picturesque cobbled lanes and dreamy canals link exceptionally photogenic market squares lined with soaring towers, historic churches and old whitewashed almshouses.” – Lonely Planet. Photographs taken in April 2012, Brugge, Belgium. ———–♦———– “Si quisieras diseñar un… Read More

Irazú Sunset & Stargazing

Irazú is an active volcano in Costa Rica, situated in the Cordillera Central in Cartago. Its most famous recent eruption began March 19, 1963 (continuing until 1965) on the day US President John F. Kennedy started a state visit to Costa Rica. It showered with ash the capital San José and much of the central… Read More