Vignettes from a Lifetime of Travel

Q is for Quetzal!   No – I wasn’t stuck … I’ve been to Quebec and Queens and I’ve tasted quail (and quiche!!)!  But I’m lucky to have had the privilege of spotting what must be one of the most beautiful birds on the planet. The Resplendent Quetzal is actually the national bird of Guatemala […]

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Vignettes from a Lifetime of Travel

E is for Early Mornings   I’m not an early riser – in fact I’d rather not do mornings at all  – they’d be banned if I’d my way!   However,  I have been know to drag myself from the bed before sunrise when the occasion begs it and wow – what a world there is […]

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Costa Rica

  5  / 10 / 15 Reasons to visit Costa Rica!  As if anyone needs an excuse to head to this beautiful country!    Located between two oceans,  with rain forests,  cloud forests,  arid lands and mangrove swamps,  there is something here to suit absolutely everyone. We met several visitors from the USA who travel […]

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