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adventures abound

What can you find here?

Welcome to the adventure community!

Adventures Abound is a travel blog dedicated to inspiring you to find adventures no matter how far from home since 2018.

From unique destinations to everyday excursions, there are travel adventures available for every budget.

Join us as we tick off our never-ending bucket list and get to know the world around us better.

Michele, a woman with blonde hair, in a vibrant orange floral dress is smiling and playfully touching her hair, standing against a colorful mural with large green palm leaf patterns. She's wearing brown sandals and appears to be enjoying herself on a sunny day on vacation.
Michele wearing a red helmet and harness is ziplining with a delighted expression among dense green foliage in Costa Rica.

A little about me…

Hi, I’m Michele. I am the creative mind behind this space, and I am so happy you’re here. 

Adventures Abound is your go-to for all things adventure – big and small.

We are the weekend warriors, the PTO maximizers, and the local explorers.

Come here for travel and trip planning advice and leave full of inspiration.

Have a look around, and I think you might find what you are looking for.


Imperfect traveler, here to help

Sustainable Travel Guides

We’ve studied abroad and worked abroad in Costa Rica learning hands-on about sustainability. We lived and worked on an organic farm, sorted recycling and compost, harvested oranges to make fresh juice, and even took care of ducks and chickens.

We have interviewed communities affected by tourism and assisted in research involving anything from hummingbird feeders to carbon sequestration in pastures.

We have traveled the world learning the ins and outs of sustainable living and travel is no different.

As global citizens, we have a responsibility to take care and respect when we travel. But what exactly does that look like?

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Outdoor Adventure Articles

Let’s Get Outside


Costa Rica

Located in Central America, Costa Rica is one of our favorite places in the world to travel to. Lush jungles, magnificent waterfalls, pristine beaches, and unique tropical wildlife are just a few of the natural wonders that this tiny country boasts.

A cascading waterfall surrounded by lush greenery and rocks, with sunlight filtering through the forest canopy, creating a vibrant and serene landscape in the jungle of Costa Rica.
A winding road meanders through a misty mountain landscape, flanked by dense foliage with hints of red flowers in Costa Rica's paramo.
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