Category: Attraction Reviews

Family Friendly Attractions experienced first hand and reviewed for you.

Turu Ba Ri Adventure Park in Costa Rica – The Welcome

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro OK, so we know about the Disney and Universal theme parks. How about a nature, adventure park where the theme is all part of Mother Nature’s own design … Continue reading

Costa Rica Daily Photo – ATV Rides One of the Most Popular Tours in the Country

ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) are really popular tours in Costa Rica, because you really get to see the lay of the land!

Rock Climbing Gym in Costa Rica

Some would say my husband is an adrenaline junkie. The truth is, he always indulges in sports that push him mentally, physically and spiritually. ‘Rock Climbing‘ is all that and much, much more.  Luckily we found a rock climbing gym … Continue reading

Photo Friday – The Hanging Bridges of Arenal, Costa Rica

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro At the foothills of Volcano Arenal, one of the ten most active volcanoes of the world, is the town of La Fortuna. From here to Lake Arenal, the … Continue reading

The Only Sloth Rescue Center in the World!

It’s true, the Sloth Rescue Center (Aviarios Del Caribe), is the only center of its kind and you can find it in Costa Rica. No where else on earth will you find a place that focuses on saving and rehabilitating … Continue reading

A Real Chocolate Tour in Costa Rica

In the early 1900’s Costa Rica was one of the top exporters and producers of the Cacao plant, better known as chocolate. The seed was so valuable that in the South Caribbean region of Costa Rica it was used as … Continue reading

Sports Fishing in Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro My girlfriend and her husband own Tropic Fins Adventures a Sports Fishing outfit in Puerto Jimenez and invited us to join them on an afternoon In-shore fishing trip. … Continue reading

Photo Friday – Ex Prison turned into a Children’s Museum

Yes, it’s true. This was at one point one of the harshest and cruelest penitentiaries of Costa Rica. Today it is one of my favorite places to take my son to.   The Children’s Museum of Costa Rica, located in … Continue reading

Africa Mia an African Safari in Costa Rica

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro An African safari in Costa Rica, are you sure? Yes I am! Located a few miles outside of Liberia, on the way to all the hottest beach destinations … Continue reading

Photo Friday: Cano Island in Costa Rica: How the Rangers and Volunteers Live In

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro Cano Island is a precious gem about one hour off the coast of Osa Peninsula. It is a tourist mecca and a huge money maker for many tour … Continue reading

Amusement Park Costa Rica Style

Please sign up for my RSS feedand find me on twitter @marinavillatoro I took my son on a last bang before his mid-school break was over to Parque de Diversiones, the Tico version of an amusement park. And to be … Continue reading

Dinosaurs in Costa Rica, You Gotta be Kidding!

No, I’m not! The road trip from the Central Valley to ANYWHERE in Guanacaste, with kids, is grueling and long. So whenever I can take a detour to stimulate my son and let him burn off some of his restless … Continue reading

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