Welcome to my site, sugarpie! I'm Gringa, an Americana learning Spanish with my fiancee, Foxy. Adventures in Spanish-speaking countries, food and drinks to make you swoon, helpful info on learning la lingua, embarrassing photos--it's all here. Bienvenidos, baby.
Spanish travel help, advice, and a sprinkling of sarcasm from La Gringa, baby! Learn from my adventures in Spain right here.
Visit the gorgeous Gothic city without dropping all your cash. Learn about La Gringa's favorite Barcelona cheap hotel, see pics, and get googly-eyed over Gaudi. You're going to love Barcelona.
Gorgeous Spanish beaches. Find them, love them. Learn why American tankinis look ridiculous in Spain and see pics of the Mediterranean from La Gringa's trip. It'll be fun!
Gay Spain! Barcelona, Sitges, and more from La Gringa. See how inappropriate my American bathing suit looked on the beaches of Sitges. Meet my friend Saucy, too.
Pura Vida! La Gringa shares her Costa Rica travel tips for your fun and frolic, explains where to stay and what to do, and reveals what to do with the toilet paper.
I love Puerto Viejo Costa Rica with my whole heart. It's a cool, laid back surf town with tasty food, beautiful beaches, baby monkeys, and a mellow party scene. Pics and tips from my adventures in PV!
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La Gringa reports on her favorite canopy tour in Costa Rica. Look, Ma, no hands! Share your favorite of the Costa Rica canopy tours and read other visitors' reviews now.
The Costa Rica food we ate was so awesome, I'm getting Foxy a Costa Rican cookbook for her birthday. Here's where we ate and where you'll want to chow down, too.
What's it going to cost? Prices on Airfare to Costa Rica and La Gringa's secrets for getting them super cheap.
So you want one of those glorious Costa Rica adventure vacations, right? La Gringa reveals how to have the time of your life in Costa Rica, the secrets of successful zip lining, and more.
I've seen it myself, sugarpie! Costa Rica beaches are beautiful. Where to find them, what to do when you get there, and how to find those crystal clear waters.
Before you drop those dollars, find out what they're worth in Costa Rica currency, colones, and how to save money on your fabulous vacay in Costa Rica!
Guidebooks sometimes lie. Cahuita Costa Rica is awesome! A cool old beach town with great food and snorkling you won't believe. Our snorkeling guide was the best looking man I've ever seen in person.
They are killing me with cuteness. Photos of some Costa Rica animals I met during my visit, including baby monkeys and sloths and a tame baby deer.