Hakone, Japan

Hakone is a small mountain town roughly 60 miles (about one hour by train) from Tokyo.  For centuries people have been coming to Hakone to take advantage of the regions many hot springs.  With its stunning natural beauty and view of Mt. Fuji, Hakone is a destination for tourists and locals alike.

2 weeks in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is an amazing country! It is widely known for its progressive environmental policies.  In 2007, the Costa Rican government announced plans for Costa Rica to become the first carbon-neutral country by 2021. In 2009 the NEF also ranked Costa Rica as the greenest country in the world.  In 2012, Costa Rica became the first country in …