Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Casa Cenote April 15, 2019 Casa Cenote is enchanting. I can hardly find words to describe the color of the water when the sun shines through the surrounding mangroves and it’s pure magic when the sunlight colors the water and the bottum in a remarkable shade of greenish-blue. This
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Aktun Ha April 12, 2019 Cenote Aktun Ha, meaning ‘water cave’ in Mayan, is better known as Cenote Carwash. This cenote was the place where the taxidrivers from Tulum washed their taxis in the 80’s. It was one of the first cenotes opened for diving and snorkling. Cenote
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Calavera

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Calavera

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán: Cenote Calavera April 6, 2019 Diving in Cenote Calavera is spectacular! You start your dive with a 5 meter jump from a rock into the crystal clear water of the cenote, that is also called ‘the Temple of Doom’. Cenote Calavera gets its name from the three holes in the
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Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita

Diving the cenotes in Yucatán Mexico: Cenote Angelita April 5, 2019 Cenote Angelita is a bizarre dive! All cenotes are amazing to dive, but Cenote Angelita is really one of a kind. It was my first dive in Mexico and my first introduction to the famous cenotes. A cenote is a natural pit, or sinkhole,
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Capturing stories: the tale of the blue-footed booby

Capturing stories: the tale of the blue-footed booby

Capturing stories: the tale of the blue-footed booby October 24, 2018 I am a storyteller in everything I do. I tell stories in my work at the castle, in my books and in my blogs. I love researching and unraveling mysteries and doing so I find stories everywhere. Sometimes I share these stories so others
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Nature in Costa Rica: brightly colored hummingbirds

Nature in Costa Rica: brightly colored hummingbirds

Nature in Costa Rica: brightly colored hummingbirds December 8, 2017 Costa Rica is known for it’s impressive nature. We watched huge turtles laying their eggs on the beach, we were amazed by the large amount of butterflies in all colors you can imagen and we even found a sloth. But most impressive were the brightly
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Pura Vida: palm trees in Costa Rica

Pura Vida: palm trees in Costa Rica

Pura Vida: palm trees in Costa Rica October 15, 2017 Palm trees mean tropical vibes and I immediately get the vision of myself lying in a hammock in sunny beach paradise. I was so lucky to see some amazing palm trees in the Bahamas, Hawaii and Egypt. But it was Costa Rica that surprised me.
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica October 13, 2017 Costa Rica is a small Central American country, located between Panama and Honduras. Unlike most Central American and South American countries, it has a peaceful history. There never was war and the country even has no army. It’s a peaceful, green oasis. Nature is impressive
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Visiting Tortuguero Rainforest in Costa Rica

Visiting Tortuguero Rainforest in Costa Rica

Visiting Tortuguero Rainforest in Costa Rica September 11, 2017 The beautiful rainforest Tortuguero is located in northeastern Costa Rica. This remote place can only be reached by air or by boat. The boattrip from the mainland to the lodges deep in the rainforest is an adventure on its own, following winding rivers and spotting abundant
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