Costa Rica

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

Top Things to Do in San Jose Costa Rica | Travel Guide

Let’s face it, when you plan a trip to Costa Rica, the first thing that you think of is the gorgeous wildlife, exploring natural beauties and relaxing at its beaches. Most of you don’t exactly want to make San Jose, … Continue reading

4 Restaurants to Visit in Costa Rica – Arenal and San Jose

Back when I lived in Costa Rica I was able to do a lot of exploring. I also went back a couple of years ago to enjoy once more what it has to offer. During this time I was able … Continue reading

7 Things to Do in Tamarindo – Costa Rica Travel

With outdoor eco-adventures, snorkelling, sport fishing, sailing, hiking, yoga, tennis, golf and nightlife, Tamarindo offers lots of opportunities for a fun-filled adventure. Here’s a list of the 7 top things to do when traveling in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. Nature and … Continue reading

Local Dishes of Costa Rica – Photo Essay

When visiting Costa Rica the number one suggestion I make to everyone  – visit a SODA, the local eatery and enjoy homemade Costa Rica food. Casado – this dish usually has beans, salad, plantains, rice and different meats, fish, chicken … Continue reading

Popular Active and Inactive Volcanoes of Costa Rica

Costa Rica, which sits directly on top of the Pacific Ring of Fire, is home to over 120 volcanoes. Gratefully, only five are active. However, one of the five is on the top ten list of most active volcanoes in … Continue reading

Things to do in Jaco Beach Costa Rica

Jaco Beach Costa Rica is a small town that has become one of the main touristic regions of the country. This is because of the beautiful beach, the nearby natural beauties. It is a place where you can also spend … Continue reading

Short Travel Guide to Costa Rica

Traveling to Costa Rica is one of the most popular things to do in Central America. It is because of all the beautiful and varied landscapes, and the fact that over 25% of its surface is protected in national parks … Continue reading

Hiking in Costa Rica – Tips to Find the Right Trail for You

As soon as you get to Costa Rica put on your hiking shoes, get your binoculars ready, grab a camera, and go! There is no time to lose! This is an incredibly diverse country in the heart of Central America … Continue reading

Fun Things to Do – Costa Rica Golf Courses

Costa Rica Golf courses are among the best, professionally designed golf courses in the world. With the help of world-renowned golf architects such as: Robert Trent Jones II, Ted Robinson, Jr., Ron Garl, George Fazio, Mike Young, and Tracy May, … Continue reading

Costa Rica Traditional Food – SODAS Are Where To Go!

Eating local food is without a doubt the best experience of traveling. Costa Rica is no different.  Where to find Costa Rica Traditional Food? A SODA of course! Soda’s are all over the country and the main food they all … Continue reading

Tubing and Rafting in Costa Rica

Among all of the adventures available in this Central American country, a couple of the most popular among travelers are tubing or rafting in Costa Rica. That is because there are tons of rivers in Costa Rica with rapids for … Continue reading

Cano Island National Park Biological Reserve, Costa Rica

Cano Island national Park is located off of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. It is popular among travelers because of its beaches, coral reefs and marine life. The money they get from visitors and donations is used to help the reef … Continue reading

4 Summer Activities for Families in Costa Rica

Lately is seems like more and more US citizens are leaving the country looking for a simpler life in a warmer climate. This is not just a vacation, but a new long-term life change, a new-start with a different career, … Continue reading

Where to Fish in Costa Rica

If you are looking for an adventure tour. The deep blue warm waters of the country (Caribbean and Pacific) along with all of the marlin, mahi mahi, sailfish, tarpon, snook, to name a few, are waiting for you. These are … Continue reading

Where To Find Sea Turtle Tours in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is not only home to five species of sea turtles (Leatherback, Green Sea, Loggerhead, Hawksbill, and Olive Ridley) nesting on both the Caribbean and Pacific Coasts, but to three nesting sites that are among the most important in … Continue reading

Canopy Tour in Costa Rica

Canopy tours in Costa Rica are the most popular activities in the country and is a ‘MUST DO’ activity! Aside from a great adventure ride, you get to see Costa Rica’s biodiversity at its best because a lot of it … Continue reading

Costa Rica Healthcare – Public Clinics

While traveling we all worry about not getting sick for two reasons. No one wants to spend their vacations lying on a hotel bed and because we don’t always trust the doctors of the place we want to visit. I … Continue reading

Cano Negro Adventure, Costa Rica

Cano Negro wildlife refuge is located on the northern region of Costa Rica, close to the Arenal National Park and near the border with Nicaragua. This refuge protects wetlands and a crazy amount of flora and fauna. I had heard … Continue reading

Playa Hermosa in Costa Rica – Wildlife Refuge

Playa Hermosa in Costa Rica is a wildlife refuge located on the central pacific coast, south of the popular town of Jaco. It was created on 1999 to protect an area used by the Olive Ridley Sea turtle to nest. … Continue reading

Things to do in Drake Bay Costa Rica

Drake Bay Costa Rica is a town on the Osa Peninsula and home to the famous an incredibly bio diverse Corcovado National Park. It is also one of the most secluded areas in the country with almost untouched forests. It … Continue reading