Costa Rica’s Vibrant Ecosystems – Can You Name Them All?
Sure, you know that Costa Rica is a unique, beautiful place with remarkable rainforests and beaches, but do you know how diverse it truly is? Although Costa Rica is a fairly small country (measuring just 19,700 square miles), it is also home to a staggering 12 ecosystems. That’s right – 12! Dotted by wildlife reserves, […]
Traveling to Costa Rica in 2020? Read This First!
There’s nothing more exciting than preparing for a vacation in Costa Rica. Your bags are packed, you’ve got a new swimsuit and you’re ready to kick back on the beach with a fruity cocktail. But wait – not so fast! From the ocean to the rainforest, Costa Rica is home to a unique ecosystem filled […]
5 Reasons Why Everyone Is Obsessed with Bocas del Toro (And You Should Be Too!)
Are you ready to escape the modern world and embrace a lifestyle filled with island-hopping, coconut sipping and sunbathing? Then Bocas del Toro is for you. This incredibly picturesque slice of Panama has visitors flocking from all over the globe to explore the unique culture that populates this little community of islands. With remarkable restaurants, […]
It’s Almost 2020! Don’t Miss These Must-Try New Year’s Traditions from Costa Rica
A new decade is upon us, and there’s no better way to ring in the New Year than with (new) New Year’s traditions from Costa Rica! Nobody throws a better party than the Ticos, so we’ve compiled a list of our favorite ways to celebrate the birth of a new decade in Central America. As […]
Costa Rica’s Active Volcanoes – Are You Adventurous Enough to Explore them All?
Costa Rica is home to five – yes FIVE – active volcanoes, and they are all popular destinations for adventurous explorers and thrill seekers alike. Although many of them have direct, easy-to-navigate paths, some of them are a bit more challenging (or off-limits) – even for avid hikers and fitness buffs. Are you ready to […]
‘Tis the Season to Enjoy Our Top-Rated Holiday Tours in Costa Rica
Do you want to ring in the New Year in the Costa Rican jungle? Maybe you’d like to spend Christmas on the beach? Whatever your reason for holiday travel, Costa Rica has countless opportunities for you to kick back, relax, and enjoy the last few days of the decade. Choose from any of our top-rated […]
Surf’s Up! – Where to Find the Best Waves in Costa Rica
It’s no secret that Costa Rica is home to dazzling beaches and endless sunshine, but did you know that it’s also a surfer’s paradise? From secluded surf breaks to glassy barrels, you’ll find everything you need to drop in on the best waves in Costa Rica. Oh – and we’ll even give you tips and […]
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – How Conservationists Discovered a New Method of Reforestation in Costa Rica
In the mid-1990’s Costa Rica was faced with a problem: a sizeable chunk of natural forest had been reduced to degraded pasture lands. While these pastures once served as lush feeding grounds for cattle, they no longer held nutritional value and served as a sad reminder of what the beautiful forest once was. People soon […]
The Best Dining in Costa Rica: 4 Traditional Treats Every Foodie Has to Try
You don’t have to drop a bunch of dough at a 5-star restaurant to have an unforgettable meal in Costa Rica. From beachfront barbecues to late-night snacks, Costa Rica’s mouthwatering array of traditional foods will leave you smiling and begging for more. Are you ready to eat your way across the country? Grab your appetite […]
Committed to Change: Costa Rica Receives “Champions of the Earth” Award from the United Nations
Sure – you may have heard that Costa Rica is home to beautiful beaches, loving people and endless opportunities for adventure, but did you know that Costa Rica is also a world leader in the fight against global climate change? It’s true! Costa Rica has developed a strategy to completely decarbonize by 2050. Although it’s […]