Browsing Tag: Breitling

A Few New Years Traditions In Costa Rica

A Few New Years Traditions In Costa Rica

We wanted to share a few New Year’s traditions in Costa Rica with all of our readers.  No doubt the Numbers PC (political correctness) Police (NPCP) will have something to say about my disparaging thoughts and comments about my view of the number of 13.  Too bad, I’m sorry, the NPCP can ...

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How To Tell a Fake Breitling

How To Tell a Fake Breitling

From practically the first steps upon debarkation of the world travelers from the trains and boats and planes, the (mostly) tourist are inundated, bombarded with folks hawking junk, some of which is fake.  Don’t get me wrong, I wouldn’t know a Gucci bag from a duffle bag, or a Hermes scarf ...

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NATO Bands, Perfect for Costa Rica

NATO Bands, Perfect for Costa Rica

Not to put too fine a point on it pertaining to what to bring on your trip to Costa Rica, but I’ve seen it happen and I thought I would give you a heads up about it.  A few months back while having the Breitling SuperOcean in for (much needed and overdue) routine service, Don Francisco, the ...

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Eurochronos Costa Rica, An Authorized Breitling Dealer

Eurochronos Costa Rica, An Authorized Breitling Dealer

Good things come to those who wait; Patience is its own reward; etc.  In Costa Rica, the first idiom is a hope, and the second is a prayer.  One simply needs a certain amount of patience to live here, or else it will eat you alive.  I have been hoping and mumbling to the fine watch gods for 15 ...

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Breitling SuperOcean

Breitling SuperOcean

  ‘Need‘ is a funny word.  We all know that. We need to breathe properly proportioned air, intake nourishment and liquids, sleep, and a few more about which we are all aware.  Cut to the chase and hoping you accept the argument, I needed an Automatic (read: self winding) watch, especially ...

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Road Trip: Mexico El Salvador Part 5

Road Trip: <del>Mexico</del> El Salvador Part 5

This is the 5th in the series about Los Gitanos road trip to Mexico.  I’m getting yelled at again by Bobby because of the lack of pictures to go with this article.  A few things: you will quickly see why there are no photos with this article.  You probably don’t want to see pix of this ...

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“I was swimming in a giant aquarium” – Cano Island Costa Rica Snorkeling Trip

“I was swimming in a giant aquarium” – Cano Island Costa Rica Snorkeling Trip

I kid you not, I have seen crystal clear water before notably in the ABC’s (Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao) and I just wanted you to know that the water around Isla del Caño, just off the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica, is right up there with some of the more famous dive spots around the ...

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Road Trip: Mexico El Salvador Part 2

Road Trip: <del>Mexico</del> El Salvador Part 2

Publishers Note: With this recap of a multi-country multi-day motorcycle Road Trip, Crazu.net is trying to fulfill the request from some of its readers to talk about Road Trips in Central America.  Obviously, we cannot do that in one article; what to pass on and what to leave out has been ...

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