This time of year it’s hard to get away from the ubiquitous “best of 2013” posts. So why not one for San Juan Live?
Here are some of our votes for the best San Juan Live articles from 2013, based both on your enthusiasm and our own. If you missed anything from 2013, here’s another shot at it.
In no particular order:
This was a fun one to pull together. 101 seemed like a big number at the start but once we got rolling the ideas came quickly. Wondering what you can get up to in San Juan del Sur? Read this post. Think of something we missed off the list? Leave a comment.
As volunteer tourism grows around the world we wanted to highlight the reasons why San Juan del Sur is a great place to make your difference. We’re honored to introduce people to the wonders of volunteering here and to highlight the amazing local NGOs and charities hard and work in the community.
Sometimes the reason to move overseas is simple: Tom hated his job and wanted to escape. As you’ll see by the comments, this story resonated with many of our readers.
Brooke Rundle reflects on the 5th Pitaya Fest, Nicaragua’s premier music and sustainability festival. Guess what? It’s time to gear up for the 6th Pitaya Fest on March 15, 2014. Get the date in your diary, check out the festival Facebook page for announcements and keep your eyes peeled for flashes of hot pitaya pink as the promotions get underway.
The story starts on a beachfront lot south of San Juan del Sur. Standing on the lot is a couple, their real estate agent and a property developer. What happens next? Well, you need to read the post to find out.
“As we make our journey back to the guest ranch we comment on how different we feel than when we started. Maybe it’s the freedom. Maybe it’s the adrenaline. Whatever it is, it’s the type of experience that makes you check in with your soul.”
10 Things to Be Thankful for in San Juan del Sur
Yes sunsets did make the list, but so did 9 other things. We enjoyed writing this post so much that we may do it every year at Thanksgiving. Also because it’s awesome here.
There you have it.. the best of San Juan Live for 2013.
It’s nice to look back at our launch year this way. Thanks for all your support.
We’ll have lots more for you in 2014. Hope you’re along for the ride.
Happy New Year.