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Why Is Costa Rica One Of The World’s Happiest Countries?

Costa Rica has a happy future as one of the greenest countries on the planet. Can your vacation be part of the progress? last updated: 1/13/2020 Every year, the U.N.’s World Happiness Report (WHR) announces which countries score the highest in the happiness index. For the past few years, Costa Rica has consistently ranked as …

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Top 5 Reasons Why Travelers Love Booking Trips with Anywhere

With all the online booking resources available on the internet, why book with Anywhere? last updated: 1/1/2020 We know that traveling to a new destination, especially a foreign country where you don’t speak the language, can be extremely stressful. There are so many moving parts to a vacation, such as figuring out costs, booking confirmations, …

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Mother. Daughter. Pura Vida.

Three generations of the Serkin family women explore Costa Rica on their own terms—learning, laughing, loving, and living ‘pura vida’ along the way. A Guest Post By: Dee Serkin *In honour of Mother’s Day 2018, we’re publishing this month’s client story a week early. It may be too late to plan a Costa Rica Mother’s …

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Perspective Is Everything

Some journeys have a way of staying with you. Anywhere Plus traveller Dean Collver learned this when he experienced the incomparable beauty of Nepal during the Everest Base Camp trek. Now, his experience will never leave him. A Guest Post By: Dean Collver In 2016, I had a career I loved, was caring for three incredible …

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A beautiful picture of the Galápagos Islands--the water is turquoise and sapphire, a blue sky is dotted with a few clouds, rocky brown islands and sandy shores can be seen; there is a boat in the distance.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Visiting The Galápagos Islands: Part I

How do you protect one of the most ecologically important tourist destinations in the world? You make it seem like you were never there. last updated: 1/11/2020 Look at any “Places To See Before You Die” list, and the Galápagos Islands will be on all of them. Rightfully so; though not the largest national park …

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Five Of The Best Belize Diving Adventures

People often say that the Belize diving season peaks between the months of April and June, but if you believe that then you’re missing out! There is actually incredible diving all year round at Belize’s stunning marine parks and reserves. last updated: 1/07/2020 If you’re a scuba diver, you probably already know that Belize is …

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5 Ways To Think About Sustainable Travel In 2020

The lowdown on why sustainable travel is so important right now, and what you should be thinking about when you plan your next trip. last updated: 1/5/2020 In 2016, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced that the following year would be the ‘Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development’. They linked sustainable tourism practices …

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Dip Your Toes in The 7 Best Swimming Holes in The Tropics

Perfect cool spots as you explore these hot countries. last updated: 1/10/2020 You haven’t really started your vacation until you’ve made a splash. And when you go on an adventure — maybe in the jungles of Belize, or a cave in Guatemala — there’s no better way to cap it all off than with a …

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The Best Surfing Beaches In Central & South America

Hang ten on your next holiday when you book a surfing adventure! We’ve got the inside scoop on the best surfing beaches for every skill level. last updated: 1/9/2020 Don’t surf? Don’t let it stop you. Although some beaches are best left to experts, we can help you find experienced surfing instructors. It’s easier to …

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Attend The 2020 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup The Easy Way

The FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2020 is nigh, and it’s being co-hosted by Costa Rica and Panama. Make this the year you join in on the fun, action, and excitement when you attend the match instead of watching it on the screen! The only thing better than watching a FIFA match is watching it …

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