Panama (ah! ah! ah!)

In our quest for a new Schauer Pack adventure and possible retirement destination, we decided to check out the country of Panama.  (Yes, I do hear Sammy Hagar every time I mention the name!   Panama-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah-ah!) We picked this country for the year round weather we are seeking to live one day.   Although this is a … More Panama (ah! ah! ah!)


Our first three and half months have been full of rain and cloudy skies. Wonderful temperatures, but now the dry season is finally upon us. Today is a lovely 86 degrees, the most amazing blue skies, and with no humidity that I can feel! It’s a perfect day to venture out on a hunt for … More Cataratas!

Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary and Villas Alturas,  Dominical, Costa Rica

Today we went to visit the animal sanctuary in Dominical, which is about 25 minutes north of us.  The sanctuary is located 700 meters off the Costaneras highway, or about ½ mile up a dirt road.   Check in for the tour is located in the lobby of Villas Alturas. From the resort, we took a … More Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary and Villas Alturas,  Dominical, Costa Rica

What a Storm!

It’s Friday, October 6, 2017 and the morning sky is blue and beautiful!  I know the clouds and some rain will come later, as they do almost every day during this time, but I will enjoy the beauty while we have it. It is day 37 of our new life in CR, and we survived … More What a Storm!