Canada Catch Up

Canada Catch up

Our flight back across to the Northern Hemisphere was long.. 17 hours from Johannesburg to Washington DC, horror of horrors, in Economy Class.  We have rapidly acclimatized to the Business Class experience (thank you once again Star Alliance) it is a dreadful  jolt returning to the pleb mass seating plan. Fortunately after our stop in Dakar, the plane emptied by more than half and we managed to sneak into empty seats to stretch out a little.  A few hours in…

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Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Every place we go to, we try to always keep an open mind and not have any preconceived ideas.   This was near impossible with Costa Rica.  Those that have been cannot say enough about the country, and its all good. Considering the incredible places we had already been, our bench mark was set fairly high.  It would take something special to really impress us.  As we drove out of San Jose towards Manuel Antonio National Park (about a five hour…

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