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  • Sep
    6

    Must visit places in Costa Rica

    Posted In: Uncategorized by cooldude

    Costa Rica, with its enthralling natural beauty comprising of beaches, rainforests, cloud and volcanoes, is one of the favored tourist hotspots in the planet, attracting millions of visitors and foreigners each year. There are numerous gorgeous and serene attractions and destinations encompassing the length and breadth of the country. The most famous are the beaches, Manuel Antonio being the most popular. Then there’s Playas Tamarindo, Jaco and Santa Teresa, which also attracts decent amount of crowd.

    One of the most important places in Costa Rica is Tortuguero National Park, which provides a chance to tourists to encounter nesting habits of sea turtle. Here, you can also try out canoeing, kayaking and nature cruises. If you are a wildlife enthusiast, you should not miss out on the Braulio Carrillo National Park. This rainforest comprises of the most scenic views of nature at its best. You can also visit La Paz Waterfall, and enjoy the experience of Hot Springs at Tabacon Resort.

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    Feb
    24

    Building a fire needs a lot of patience and skill. However in case you are building a fire on a damp night, the task becomes quite difficult. In fact you might even find that the task is next to impossible. However in case you are planning to build a fire on such a day, there are some tricks that you could adopt to solve your problem.

    The first point that you would have to keep in mind is that one of the primary reasons the fire does not get lighted up in the moist weather condition is that the wood is damp. Wood tends o be porous in nature and absorbs as well as retains moisture. This means that when you are trying to build fire, what you really will have to deal with is the damp wood. Try to get pine trees with fat wood. These have high oil content and tend to burn well. Wood inside the large and wide logs is good for this purpose as well.

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    Feb
    15

    Usually, we always wonder about the most hyped places and yet we fail to visit the ones that are right near us. Just near the cost of California is one such Island named Catalina. With the ever inspiring smell of eucalyptus and pleasant warm temperature, Catalina is definitely one place you should not miss.

    The oceans around here are very clear making them perfect for sports like snorkeling, swimming and diving. A festival known as the “Flying Fish Festival” is held annually in Catalina. During this festival, you can expect to see dolphins, penguins and other sea animals. There are not many places in which you can see the natural Blue Whale, the largest animal in the planet. But when you go to Catalina, you can at least see 5 of them during your stay.

    Similarly, there are many attractions to this beautiful Island. If you ever go to California, make sure you visit this place.

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    Jan
    27

    A ski vacation can sure be a lot of fun. Perfect idea of a getaway with your family and loved ones, a ski vacation can provide you with the right dosage of the long deserved adrenalin rush coupled with family time. Now, if you want to enjoy your skinning experience, it is very essential that you pack well. There are certain essentials which you absolutely cannot do without on a ski vacation. Thus before you are all get set to ski, make sure your pack wisely.

    First thing that should be on your ‘must pack list’ are, your skiing boots, your skis, goggles and poles. Now that you are done packing your skiing items, also pack well for the rest of the vacation. A skiing vacation also involves spending time with your family besides an ample lot of skiing. Thus, make sure you pack your evening outfits too.

    One essential thing that you must keep in mind is to pack warm. Make it a point to carry all your warm clothes such as sweatshirts, sweaters, trench coats, scarves, caps, and gloves for maximum protection. Last but not the least, pack an ample lot of energy in you; because that is one thing you are sure going to need on your skiing getaway.

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