Costa Rica: Tuesday, May 17

Here’s how this happened: A few weeks ago, Yen had dinner with a friend who has been studying in Venice. That was finishing up at the end of May, and…

La Paz (Day 6, the Last Day)

We ended our trip on an excellent note. We headed over to Fun Baja and got fitted for our wet suits, then headed out to Isla Espíritu Santo. I have…

La Paz (Day 5: Fishing)

Well, now we know something we didn’t this morning: I’m not terribly into deep sea fishing. Oh, I had a good time, and I’m really glad I did it. But…

Birds

Add to the bird census: a raven. I don’t know what on Earth he’s doing here, but he’s being awfully loud about it.

La Paz (Day 4)

After morning puttering, we took a cab into town to do some shopping and pick up fishing licenses for tomorrow. I bought myself a little bird and Kris found something…

Hummingbird

The wind has died down and it’s warm enough that the little birds are coming out. We’ve got a hummingbird on the patio this morning.

La Paz (day three)

Another chilly (relatively) lazy day. Another run that Kris estimates about 4.5 miles – not long, but a bit more than I’m used to. Wandering on the beach. Amusing the…

La Paz (Day 2)

Not a lot of photos today. The wind that came in yesterday afternoon has made it unusually cold (one of the hotel staff said it’s the coldest day he remembers…

La Paz (Day 1)

The journey here to La Paz was pretty harrowing. We began by getting on the last flight to leave Boston before things were shut down. I couldn’t say whether flights…