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Catch flights AND feelings with Costa Rica's new visa for digital nomads. Find out how to get yours because these will be gone faster than you can say, Pura Vida!

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You can do your job from Costa Rica with this new 12-month digital nomad visa

Costa Rica recently passed a law to grant visas to digital nomads. The visa allows foreign nationals and their families to live and work there for at least a year, all while enjoying the country's easy-going 'Pura Vida' lifestyle and a wide range of benefits

— 3 min read 

Yosemite National Park Valley on a cloudy autumn morning from Tunnel View.

US national parks are free to enter on August 25 as the NPS celebrates its birthday

August 25 is one of the handful of times per year when the National Park Service (NPS) waives entrance fees at every site in the country.

— 3 min read 

The Matriarch Of A Navajo Family Wearing A Mask At Her Home On The Reservation, Monument Valley, Covid19

These Navajo Nation sites are open again - here's what you need to know before visiting

Navajo Nation sites have reopened this week, granting visitors access to some of the most culturally significant parks and monuments in the US again.

— 2 min read


A waiter checks a customer's Covid-19 paper health pass on a mobile phone at the entrance of a restaurant in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 9, 2021. - From August 9, 2021, the health pass is compulsory to access most of the public spaces or to travel

It's easier than ever for tourists to get France's health pass with new online system

— 5 min read

Friends checking their digital international certificates of COVID-19 Vaccination, standing on the street, wearing a FFP2 Mask, holding boarding passes and passports

Will I need to get a COVID-19 booster shot before my next trip?

— 3 min read

A woman having her documents checked at a TSA checkpoint at an airport

Passengers in the US now required to wear masks at airports and on public transport through January 2022

—2 min read 


And then, at the end of the day, the purple sunset over the Hunt's Mesa.

Navajo Reservation

Rio Celeste Falls, Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Sparring bull elk (Cervus elaphus).

Yellowstone National Park

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