Living 10 degrees north of the Equator certainly changes the way you understand the world.  There are two seasons: rainy and summer. Days are roughly 12 hours long all year round.  And there is no summer or winter time change: there’s really no reason to change it. Venezuela went through a major time change in […]

We’ve been in Costa Rica for almost 2 months and this is my first real post.   You may be asking “Why has it taken so long?  Has actual, ‘real’ surfing taken over?”. The answer: burglary took over.  My frame of reference after 12 years of London suburban apartment living was one in which: (a) […]