Coffee in El Salvador: From Bean to Brewed at the El Carmen Estate

Tweet Starre Vartan raking the drying beans (it’s harder than it looks!). El Salvador is one of the premium coffee-growing countries in the world, situated in an ideal location for growing java. And if you are visiting the country, spending some time checking out where…

Costa Rica’s Parador Resort and Spa in the Heart of Manuel Antonio

Tweet Nestled high above Costa Rica’s scenic Pacific coastline, on acres upon acres of teeming-with-wildlife rainforests and adjacent to stunning Manuel Antonio Park, sits Parador┬áResort and Spa┬áin Punta Quepos. It’s a sustainable jewel of a resort you must visit. I stayed at Parador for nearly…