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Second of a series on what makes Costa Rica a great place to start traveling by Doris Gallan. The best way to ensure a fun trip with the minimum amount of stress is in planning what you want to do, … Continue reading
Contrary to what people think, Costa Rica does not have an animal rescue or rehabilitation center on every corner. However, it does have ZooAve! Beautifully designed and well planned out, the center focuses mainly on birds (aves) with a few … Continue reading
Do you guys want to know what happened to me once a upon a time in Guatemala, in my good old days of backpacking around the Americas? Well then make your way over to my travel blogger buddy, Anil, of … Continue reading
The Pacific Spotted Dolphin is of the most intelligent mammals of the water is on constant Welcome Committee Watch when you arrive to the South Pacific Region of Costa Rica – Drake Bay, Osa Peninsula, Corcovado National Park and the … Continue reading
Costa Rica is a blessed tropical paradise of fresh fruits. And with all my years of living here, I have to contest it is cheaper to buy fresh fruit and make your own fresh fruit juice then to buy the … Continue reading
Before moving here I only heard about orchids, until one day I received one as a gift. I don’t think there is a more perfect living plant in the world! For More Great Info Get Your Book NOW! .
Guest Post from the Popular Online Travel Guide Journey Idea. An unsurpassable biodiversity, incredible sceneries ranging from serenading beaches like Coyote and San Miguel or the tropical forest havens, Costa Rica is truly one of the top notch destinations to … Continue reading
A tropical, humid country as Costa Rican has one of the largest selections of Cactus I’d ever seen! For More Great Info Get Your Book NOW! .
When visiting Costa Rica, what tour should I do? Who do you recommend? These are questions that I get asked daily from my friends and clients that are going to Arenal or Monteverde in Costa Rica. My answer: Desafio Adventure … Continue reading
This river was about a 10 minute easy hike from our old house in Costa Rica. It was also my son’s absolute favorite place to be! For More Great Info Get Your Book NOW! .
Guest Post from Mina from Sending Postcards is back! Her travel tips continued… 2. Don’t Dress Like a Tourist – If for no other reason than looking tacky, leave the Hawaiian shirt, crop top and fanny pack (a.k.a bum bag … Continue reading
Hey fellow cocktailers! Welcome back to the monthly International Cocktail Hour – Drinks ‘Round the World. Your two lovely hostesses Lifecruiser and Travel Experta (Me) are super happy to have you here. It’s time to grab a cold one for … Continue reading
First of a series on what makes Costa Rica a great place to start traveling. Guest Post by Doris Gallan. Friendly people, English media, many ex-pats and a well-developed tourism infrastructure makes this small Central American country a great place … Continue reading
I’m convinced that every country in the world has some sort of their own wine. Costa Rica is no stranger to this. Since the climate isn’t right for grapes, it is however great for certain fruits. My favorite, and yes … Continue reading
Two hours from San Jose is a tiny town by the name of Zarcero. It is located in the Central Valley of Costa Rica. For some unbeknown reason to everyone, including the people of Zarcero, an older local man, gardener … Continue reading
The incredible excavated temples of Tikal are said to only be about 25% of the actual city that once ruled the great jungles of Northern Guatemala. The rest have been taken over by the fierce jungle, just waiting to be … Continue reading
Guest Post from my blogger friend and travel lover, Anil Polat, from foXnoMad. Travelers know that underwear, socks, and a good backpack are essential travel items that you can’t leave home without. There are 4 other things you can pack … Continue reading
I’m not the biggest fan of tortillas. I find them a bit bland and too ordinary. However! When I add a bit of cheese to the mix, it makes all the difference. Get more juicy bits on Costa Rica Traditional … Continue reading
Does this beautiful view of a Mayan Ruin remind you of anything? This is practically the exact shot taken in the first Star Wars Series. Bio Dave and Deb are an adventure travel couple from Canada. They have traveled to … Continue reading
Guest Post from my blogger friend and mutual Costa Rica Lover, Ann Creed, from Costa Rica Learn. Arenal Volcano National Park, located in north central Costa Rica is one of the country’s most visited national parks. It’s a must for … Continue reading