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...

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,...

Costa Rica Open Surfing Competition Back After 14 Years

Following a recent press conference in San Jose, the World Surf League (WSL) made the exciting announcement that Costa Rica is now back on...

So You’ve Chosen Costa Rica for Medical Tourism

Medical Tourism is a growing industry around the world.  Costa Rica has become one of the industry’s ‘darlings’ for a number of very important...

Have You Heard of the “Tico Effect”?

Are you one of those foreigners who have lived in Costa Rica for so long that you have adopted and adapted into Pura Vida life? ...

The Upcoming American Election

Unless you are living in a cave with no internet access, it is almost impossible not to know that the Americans are getting ready...
Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica

PRO TIPS FOR COSTA RICA:

Perhaps by now, you have already heard the phrase “Pura Vida” being used frequently.  Hopefully you have a good understanding of the meaning of...

Why You Should Go On A Retreat For Your Soul in Costa Rica

Why do we sometimes feel the need to escape from our regular lives? When we think about the pace of life in the cities, we sometimes...
Seasonal Fruits

Other Uses for your Costa Rican Fruits

Stopping in to one of the local markets (feria in Spanish) is one of the very best places to pick up your supply of...

Incredible Osa Peninsula Night Tours:

Daytime tours are very popular activities down in the Osa Peninsula, and in Costa Rica in general. Daytime is when you can see curious...
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