Pura Vida’s Pot of Golden Grain Costa Rica Coffee

If you ask coffee-lovers the world over, the coffee grown in Costa Rica is prized for its richness, flavor and aroma rightfully holding its...

Costa Rican Cocina, Coffee, And Capuchins

We have a tradition of celebrating my sons' birthdays somewhere interesting. In the past they've blown out birthday candles in the U.K., Paris, Iceland,...

Luxury Vacation Rentals At Hacienda Pinilla: Review

Hacienda Pinilla is a top-of-the-line resort for travelers looking for a truly luxurious retreat.The travel all the way to Hacienda Pinilla Beach Resort and...
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Valentine’s Day: A Day for One and All

St. Valentine’s Day is so often associated with couples and though the day represents love, it rarely incorporates the various forms of the emotion....

Toronto to Costa Rica for Valentine’s Day? $299 Roundtrip after Taxes

Update: Looks like Feb 20-27 is also available.  Reading week isn’t it?—————-Not a bad Valentine’s gift!Here’s how to find it…1. http://www.flightnetwork.com/2. Search for a flight...

Jose Maria Figueres Participates in the World Future Energy Summit

Former Costa Rica President Jose Maria Figueres participated in the World Future Energy Summit 2012 held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 15-17 as guest...

Il Padrino Restaurant – Costa Rica Italian Cuisine Comida Italiana en Costa Rica

When trying to describe Italian restaurants in Costa Rica, authentic, traditional and outstanding fit very few, but not so with Il Padrino.Located in Rohrmoser,...

Costa Rica Surf Guide: Breaks and FAQ

Although we could write a book about surfing in Costa Rica and why it has become one of the world's top surf destinations, we...
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What to Know about Costa Rica Common Food and Drink

To generalize a Costa Rican meal, one would certainly have to talk about black beans and rice (gallo pinto). This simple, standard dish, often...

SODAS IN COSTA RICA-SO MUCH MORE THAN “THE PAUSE THAT REFRESHES”

Ask most North American visitors to Costa Rica what a “soda” is, and you are liable to get a response concerning some kind of...
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