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Beach and Mountains: The Best of Both Worlds in Costa Rica

Beach and Mountains: The Best of Both Worlds in Costa Rica

In the U.S. or Canada, a road trip to the beach can be serious business. Depending on where you start, it can take several long days in the car to get to the water. With the cost of gas, hotel stays along the way, and a hotel once you get there…you have quite an expensive little trip.

Measuring the Benefits of My Life in San Miguel de Allende

Measuring the Benefits of My Life in San Miguel de Allende

Stepping out of my neighborhood yoga studio after the 8:30 a.m. class, my muscles aching with newfound strength and my mind clear, I feel high. The sky is clear and the sun is warm on my skin. The aroma of freshly brewed coffee drifts over me from the nearby coffee shop. The walk home is peaceful along the quaint cobblestone streets, greeting neighbors and shopkeepers (a friendly buenos días is always offered, even to disheveled expats stumbling home in their yoga clothes).