Costa Rica

What to do, see and where to stay when visiting Costa Rica with kids.

5 Towns of Costa Rica’s Central Valley

I know that when you think of Costa Rica you think of forests, animals and beaches. But the Central valley is forgotten. To me no traveler should miss this cultural capital of the country. If you want to learn about … Continue reading

Top Tours in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a magnificent piece of an ever green land in Central America. Once you get to this fabulous country you will surely be impressed by its breathtaking nature, which is presented in national parks that have managed to … Continue reading

A Family Adventure in Poas Volcano National Park

If you were to travel in Costa Rica, there is this one venue that you may want to consider adding to your traveling list, Poas Volcano National Park. This volcano is active but you will not be able to notice … Continue reading

7 Adventures to be Had In Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica

Puerto Jimemez is a small town that can be found in the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica. This 700 people town is really close to attractions like the country’s highest mountain and is the perfect place to go sport fishing … Continue reading

Costa Rica’s National Park System

Costa Rica is a country with tons of natural beauties and is home to more than 4% of the world’s total flora and fauna. In an attempt to preserve these beauties in 1970 the Costa Rican National Park System was created. … Continue reading

3 of the Best Places to Visit in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a country that is filled with lots of beautiful touristic places. But there are so many great places to visit that it can get a bit confusing to choose. It is important to get as much info … Continue reading

What To Do Around Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica

Arenal volcano is a 1.633 meter high mountain with a perfect conic shape and a crater of 140 meters. It was asleep for hundreds of years and had a single crater with minor fumaroles covered by dense vegetation. Then in … Continue reading

Facts and 7 Activities of Drake Bay, Costa Rica

Drake Bay in Costa Rica is one of the most secluded places of the country. It is located on the northern tip of the Osa Peninsula and until recently it could only be accessed by boat or plane. Now there … Continue reading

La Paz Waterfalls & Gardens, San Jose, Costa Rica – Photo Essay

The #1 attraction when visiting and staying in San Jose is the La Paz Waterfalls and Gardens! Aside from having a string of great waterfalls to hike to, you will find a wildlife animal center with monkeys, birds and the … Continue reading

5 Things to Do When You Travel to Xela, Guatemala

Quetzaltenango, Guatemala is the country’s second largest City and it is most commonly known as Xela. In here you will also find the largest population of K’iche Mayan population. During the past few years it has become a popular destination … Continue reading

8 Things to do in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

You might know that Costa Rica is a country where you can see all sorts of eco systems, lots of different animal species and beautiful black and white sanded beaches. The best part is that in some places you can … Continue reading

Manzanillo – The Final Frontier of Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast – Photo Essay

Manzanillo is an idyllic spot for clear water, snorkeling and pristine beaches on the Southern Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica. The entire Manzanillo village is located inside the Gandoca – Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge. Roads of Manzanillo The Tiny Church of … Continue reading

5 Adventures to Be Had in Cahuita

If you are a fan of light hiking along the beach and paths meandering along the coast or simply relaxing on a hammock by the beach, Cahuita may be what you need. The perfect place for that in Costa Rica … Continue reading

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – Photo Essay

Puerto Viejo is a bohemian beach town on the Southern Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica. Here you can rent a bike to explore the town, go snorkeling or sway in a hammock as you look at monkeys playing in the … Continue reading

Cahuita, Costa Rica – Photo Essay

Cahuita is a small beach town located right in the middle of a National Park and on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. This tiny town has a relaxed ambience and is known for the coral reef off of its … Continue reading

10 Activities in Costa Rica That you Have to Check out!

So you just decided that you want to go to Costa Rica, what’s the next step? Well, you start by looking at the different areas, looking for good hotels but most importantly you start deciding which of the adventure tours … Continue reading

5 of the Best National Parks of Costa Rica

The National Parks of Costa Rica, biological reserves and wildlife refuges are over 25% of its territory. Each of them is great but you will never be able to see them all in one vacation. That is why it is … Continue reading

Traditional Food of Costa Rica

One of the best things about traveling is trying the different flavors of the local dishes. Costa Rica’s cuisine just as most of the traditional cuisine of the rest of Central America, is based on rice, beans, chicken, pork and … Continue reading

Namuwoki Lodge in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Namuwoki is a jungle lodge in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast. Here you will find beautiful cabins in the middle of the forest. Jungle Lodge in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica Cabin at Namuwoki Family Friendly Jungle Lodge in Puerto … Continue reading

Korrigan Lodge in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Korrigan Lodge is a jungle lodge in the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. It offers family friendly private bungalows with a simple yet beautiful decoration and nested in the middle of nature. My family and I had a great time … Continue reading