¡Bienvenidos la vida hermosa!

My name is Kate Dana and I am La Gringa Costeña. I lived on the coast of Jalisco, Mexico for one year before moving to the sunny coast of Colombia, South America, for four years. Both places were amazing and changed my life forever.

This website is all about my friends, adventures, food, music, and more experienced abroad, as well as my current coastal status, exploring the U.S. Pacific Northwest. Adelanté, come on in!…