Come to Tamarindo Beach!

Playa Tamarindo is the main beach of the district that bears the same name. Also, it is one of the most renowned tourist destinations,...

“Free of Plastic” Initiative in Costa Rica Reinforces the Recycling Culture

"Libre de Plástico" (Free of plastic), is an initiative that began to have more momentum through the incredible EcoFeria Camino Real project in Dominical,...

Gabriela Camino and Her “Camino Real” to Agriculture and Music in Uvita

Beyond the incredible biodiversity that Costa Rica has, there are human talents with diverse passions, professions, and thoughts. Gabriela Camino is a very talented...

Ex-FARC Guerrillas in Colombia Become Rafting Guides

On November 9th, a new Colombian tourism venture will have 9 river rafting guides thanks to training provided by the International Rafting Federation (IRF)...

The Awesome Turrialba Volcano: A Natural Wonder of Our Country

The Turrialba is one of the most active volcanoes in our country. Its last eruptive cycle began in October 2014, presenting the highest activity...

The Guayabo National Monument: Costa Rica’s Pride

The Guayabo National Monument is a protected area of the country, it is known as one of the oldest and most important pre-Hispanic archaeological...

Montezuma: A Little Well-Known Secret Waiting for Your Discovery

Montezuma is a cozy and picturesque town in Costa Rica, known for its bohemian atmosphere and the great scenic beauty of its beaches, rivers,...

Marino Ballena National Park: A Natural World of Wonders

The beautiful Marino Ballena National Park is one of the most unique places in our country. It is located along the Central Pacific coast...

Lance Armstrong Arrives in Costa Rica to Compete on the “Ruta de Los Conquistadores”

The American cyclist Lance Armstrong will arrive in Costa Rica on October 31st to compete on the "Ruta de Los Conquistadores", which begins on...
Pure Life

I First Overheard The Phrase Pura Vida About An Hour After Arriving to Costa...

During the month-long trip, I planned on spending half the week teaching English in the capital through the local organization Maximo Nivel, and the...
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