Tales of the Guaro Every country has a unique beverage it claims as its own. In Costa Rica, the beverage of choice is Guaro. Guaro is a liquor or brandy made from sugar cane. It is a generic name in spanish for aguardiente de cana.Guaro is the original guaro made in Costa Rica. It is ..
Wildlife Souvenirs Be careful whenever you acquire articles made from creatures and also crops or whenever you buy live, wild animals to bring again as pets. Some things, for example people made from Hippo cream color, sea turtles, crocodile buckskin, or even fur from endangered cats, and several species of live pets can not be ..
Taking a gap year to travel the world or volunteer abroad can seem daunting, especially if you’re doing it on your own for the first time. Travelling alone takes you even farther out of your comfort zone. If you travel with a friend, you get to take a little piece of home with you. A ..
One of the ever-popular Balearic Islands, Mallorca is the perfect location for a quiet romantic holiday or full-on family fun. However, there’s much more to Mallorca than the beach. Palma de Mallorca (or simply Palma) is the main centre and a charming stop. The northwest coast, dominated by the Serra de Tramuntana mountain range, is ..
It’s been a long week and I’m looking forward to getting on the plane to go on my vacation. Just my luck I am seated in the middle of a war zone. To my front I have 2 young kids play fighting with each other. To my right I have a fat slob who smells ..
Traveling can be hectic enough so dealing with a hotel should be a breeze. Here are some tips to help make your trips more pleasant. Call a hotel’s local number, (not the 800 number) to get the best rate.Then, instead of asking for the reservations desk, ask to speak with the manager on duty or ..