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Archive | March, 2016

How To: Bar Hop Barcelona!

They say birds of a feather flock together, and that must be at least somewhat true. Nina (Paraiso’s founder) clearly knows how to seek out a fellow traveler; her soon-to-be husband Austin has had some serious adventures of his own. Nina and Austin met while they were both traveling in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, and have had […]

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Exercises for Adventure Travel

Pack your gym bag, its time to hit the weights! You may have signed up for an adventure challenge or planned a hike to the top of Kilimanjaro but neither will come easy, so start preparing early. In the beginning, you’ll need to constantly remind yourself that persistence is key. Make sure to schedule active […]

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Paraiso: Your Ultimate Travel Buddy

Those interested in planning a company retreat with Paraiso often ask, “what’s your package?”. However, that’s not quite how we work. We’re not big proponents of the one-sided transactional approach, and rather opt to create experiences based on a deep understanding of a guest’s needs and wants.  Part of what makes Paraiso so unique is […]

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Catching Up With Nina

Upon Nina’s arrival home from Southeast Asia, we realized we needed to sit down to chat. We had stories to hear, of course, but we also realized that it had been a while since we talked goals and projects, both Paraiso and personal. We learned that Nina’s Spring goal is to stay put for one […]

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Spring Sunday Funday Guide

Happy Sunday! As the seasons transition and signs of Spring become more and more present here at home, we’re putting extra thought into how we spend our weekends! There is nothing better than a Sunday well-spent to start off your week on a good note. This Sunday we’re focused on getting out of the house […]

Spring Cocktail Guide!

Every Spring, New Yorkers flood rooftops and outdoor bars ’til they find their go-to happy hour location. You’d be surprised how quickly they explore every spot! They are equally as eager to test various cocktail recipes in the wonderful weather. After another long winter, we’re excited to Spring Forward and mix up a few of our […]

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Mercado da Ribeira: Lisbon’s Foodie Hangout

  The Mercado da Ribeira, in central Lisbon, has roots back to the thirteenth century when it was a prominent fish market. The historic space has had many uses throughout its history, and in 2010, the city of Lisbon decided to accept bids from vying companies who wanted to manage the market. Timeout, the international […]

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Photo Gallery: Corporate Team Barbados Weekend

What do you get when you combine a hard-working Manhattan-based finance team in need of a break with the travel chops of Paraiso Adventures? Paraiso’s first corporate getaway, that’s what! In January, we were absolutely elated to bring a crew of traders from New York on a corporate retreat to beautiful Barbados. From the finest […]

Green Geeks in Bangkok

Peeling myself away from the stunning infinity pool on the roof of the Okura, Bangkok. But I’m sure glad I did. I didn’t make it far, but I didn’t need to. This bustling, trendy area of Bangkok had all I needed within a few steps down sky walk (above the traffic i.e. not scary to […]

Why Put Europe in your Travel Plans this Spring

Travel is the only thing on ones mind when there is good weather. What flight can we catch to the next best place? We pick Europe! Now is a great time to travel to all the cities in Europe we once considered a luxury. It’s possible to finally snag an affordable flight! Round-trip flights under $400 are […]

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