Adrenaline rush to the finish: 10 days in Nicaragua

“I didn’t pay to go on vacation and throw poop!” Taylor grins at me. “Yes Karen. Yes you did.” This is life in Nicaragua with Free and Easy Traveler. Ten days of beaches, surf, parties and stupidly-cheap alcohol punctuated by birthday parties, volcano boarding, bazooka-shooting, iguana soup and a beach olympics event that has you … Continue reading Adrenaline rush to the finish: 10 days in Nicaragua

My Super Expensive Day in Airport Purgatory

Sometimes, there are things that happen to you so out of your control, there’s nothing you can do but keep trying to salvage whatever situation you have left. That happened to me today. Here’s how I went from my original plan of arriving in Liberia, Costa Rica last night to being stuck in San Jose … Continue reading My Super Expensive Day in Airport Purgatory