Category: Travel

Travel

Rosa’s Inspirational Sticky Notes

On my last visit to Rosa’s, a pizza shop that feeds the homeless through its sticky-note fueled pay-it-forward model, these notes directly in front of me spoke volumes. A big thanks to Slendy P.B. for your message. (A note: forgive my imperfect Spanish) & enjoy Hello. The waiter is very friendly. …
Travel

It’s Life Outside the Margin’s 6-Month Blogiversary!

While not my first blog-writing rodeo, this month I get to celebrate the 6-month blogiversary of Life Outside the Margins! Six months ago I started this blog, uncertain yet focused on bringing it to life. Looking back, I’m excited to continue creating because these past six months have given me a taste …
Life & Inspiration Travel

Anthony Bourdain: Remembering an Inspiration

A year ago if you had asked me ‘’What would your ultimate career look like?’’ I would have answered, ‘’I want to have a travel show like Anthony Bourdain and show people the world.’’ While I don’t feel right to respond that way anymore, his worldly pursuits and tales of …
Travel

3 Unexpected Travel Mishaps in Panama

First bruised bone. First jellyfish sting. First time falling in a hole in the sidewalk. Travel mishaps took no mercy these past two months. Our story begins at Uvierto beach, Las Tablas We had all been swimming for quite some time, no issues at all. As the tide began to …
Galleries Travel

Visual Journeys: Cosas de Las Cruces, Panama

This gallery paints a picture of livelihood through things found in rural Panama. From visiting neighbors homes to the cemetery, these images represent several aspects of life in Las Cruces and its low-tempo, relaxing vibe.
Education Travel

Why I Chose to Teach English in Panama

The opportunity to teach English in Panama was one that came to me through those who taught me how to speak Spanish. As a traveler, teaching English in a foreign country is an appealing way to trot to globe — yet my motivations go beyond this.  I’ve spent the past …