Roots and Wings

Collection by Bekki Burton

Bekki Burton
A roadtrip through British Columbia and the Okanagan Valley: A summer road trip took us through British Columbia's Glacier National Park and into the Okanagan Valley. Canadian Travel, Canadian Rockies, Things To Do In Kelowna, Columbia Outdoor, Valley Road, Oh The Places You'll Go, Rafting, British Columbia, National Parks

A Roadtrip through British Columbia and the Okanagan Valley

A summer road trip took us through Alberta and into British Columbia. Our first stop in British Columbia was Golden. We travelled there from Banff because my travel partner knows the owner of Glaci…

Discovering Bocas Del Toro, Panama  Isla Colon Panama Culture, Costa Rica, Trip Planning, South America, Caribbean, Places To Go, Bucket, Boat, How To Plan

Discovering Bocas Del Toro

After crossing the border from Costa Rica to Panama, we were picked up by a tour company booked through Gecko Trail and continued on our way to Bocas Del Toro. We had a short wait in a small port t…

What I’m Packing for 3 Weeks in Central America Central America, 3 Weeks, Time Travel, Backpacking, Roots, Wings, Wanderlust, Backpacker, Travel Backpack

What I’m Packing for 3 Weeks in Central America

We are one week away from taking off for what will be my first back-packing adventure. It will also be my first time traveling for this lengthy amount of time (no, my time in Kiev doesn’t cou…

Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica Tortuguero National Park, Mangrove Forest, Travel Companies, Most Visited, Central America, Us Travel, Conservation, Costa Rica, Habitats

Tortuguero National Park

We travelled to Costa Rica in February of 2016. We booked our transportation from San Jose to Tortuguero through Gecko Trail. We were happy with the service we received from this travel company. It…

Crossing the Border from Costa Rica to Panama Roots And Wings, Guide Book, Central America, Costa Rica, Panama, Street View, Travel, Viajes, Panama Hat

Crossing the Border from Costa Rica to Panama

One of my biggest concerns when preparing for our trip to Central America was crossing the borders between countries. Neither guide books nor blogs made it seem like it would be a smooth operation.…

What I Loved About Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica Central America Roots And Wings, Great Hotel, Central America, Costa Rica, Travel Guide, Things To Do, How To Plan, My Love, Beach

What I Loved About Puerto Viejo

We arrived to Puerto Viejo in February of 2016. We came from Tortuguero (see how we got here at the end of this post), so we were in a shuttle bus that was willing to drive us around until we found…

Crossing the border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica Banff, Public Transport, Central America, Us Travel, Costa Rica, Roots, Transportation, Wings, Ali

Crossing the Border Between Costa Rica and Nicaragua

We were unable to book transportation into Nicaragua at our hostel in Costa Rica because the shuttle service needed a minimum of four passengers before it would operate. Because we wanted to get on…