costa rica

5 Things I Learned After Moving to Costa Rica

Previously I never put much thought into Costa Rica as a vacation destination, let alone a place to live. I had never been anywhere tropical...

Back to the roots of Costa Rica at the Guayabo Monument

Looking for some nature and culture to refresh your level of energy? The ancient National Guayabo Monument is your perfect day trip from San...
scuba diving

Planning A Scuba Diving Trip To The Osa Peninsula?

The Osa Peninsula is one of Costa Rica's best kept secrets and paradise for anyone who enjoys scuba diving or snorkeling. Located on the...
Corcovado Park

Corcovado National Park – an adventure of a lifetime

Created in 1975 to protect this gorgeous region from illegal gold mining and logging, the Corcovado National Park is an extremely popular ecotourism destination...

Calling All Aspiring Expats: Retiring in Style

A fabulous life in stunning Costa Rica has attracted retired expats for decades. Do your own dreams take you there? Excitement. Adventure. Anticipation. Oh, yes,...

Why is Costa Rica so Amazing? Its Waterfalls and Rivers!

Costa Rica is known for being one of the most visually stunning countries in Latin America. Travelers, tourists, and locals are always astounded by...
Roman Urbina - mountain bike hall of fame

Costa Rican Mountain Bike Cyclist Inducted into Hall of Fame

Román Urbina, director of the world-famous La Ruta de Conquistadores mountain bike stage race, was just inducted into the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame....
Corcovado National Park

Costa Rica has the Best National Park in the World

Did you know that the best National Park in the World is just down the road for those living in Costa Rica? Corcovado National Park...

Have You Booked Your Accommodations Yet?

The Pacific Southern Zone is quite unique in Costa Rica.  There are lots and lots of uninhabited spaces, miles of vibrant rain forests, empty...

How Kids Helped Save the Rainforest

What would you do if you saw your backyard being destroyed?  What if your backyard actually was the rainforest in Costa Rica?  In 1999,...
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