This Town Is Our Town

This Town Is Our Town

The Go Go’s have a song called “This Town”. The lyrics go, This town is our town, this town so glamorous. Golfito is anything but glamorous, but for some reason we associate this song with Golfito.  Dave loves to refer to Golfito as “a dirty little port...
Bird-Brained

Bird-Brained

Our time in Golfito is coming to a close. Time seems to fly by so quickly while we are on vacation, but we have had some much needed rest, relaxation and fun!   Any vacation in Costa Rica includes mosquito, no-see-um chigger and occasionally a spider bite. The bugs...
Over the River and Through the Woods

Over the River and Through the Woods

Over the river and through the woods (jungle), to San Vito we go.  San Vito is a small mountain town that is close to Panama and was founded by Italians in 1952. We woke up this morning ready to get in the car and go exploring and get out of the heat.  San Vito was...
What a Wonderful World

What a Wonderful World

It is hard to be in Costa Rica and not appreciate the beauty that surrounds you. One of our favorite songs is What A Wonderful World, by Louis Armstrong.  It is hard not to sing the lyrics to that song while enjoying the beauty that surrounds us.  “I see skies...
Sunsets and Hammocks Make Me Happy

Sunsets and Hammocks Make Me Happy

Sunsets and hammocks make me happy.   Oh yeah, and a good chicken dinner too. Winner, winner, chicken dinner.  The food here is so fresh. The vegetables, the fruit, the meat, everything. It gives new meaning to “organic” and “farm to table”....