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Pura Vida in Costa Rica

With barely 0.03% of the planet's surface, Costa Rica concentrates 6% of the planet's biodiversity. "Pura Vida" is the country's tourism motto and it...
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7 Hills in Costa Rica that Every Guy Should Climb

Climbing a mountain goes beyond walking, sweating and watching. To climb a mountain many times is to conquer victorious a challenge that we imposed...

Nicaragua: A Very Close Paradise and 10 Reasons to Visit it

Costa Rica and Nicaragua are more than neighboring countries. We are brothers of the earth; we share a particular story; and we currently maintain...

Origin of The Word “Tico(a)” in Costa Rica

Origin of the word "tico(a)": During the colonial period where the Central American countries formed a single province under the name of the Captaincy...

Are You a Traveler or Tourist in Costa Rica?

Is not it the same to be a traveler than a tourist? Then we'll show you the differences between the two terms. If we still...

Onshore Service on Beaches in Costa Rica

The onshore service is the beachfront service provided to tourists and travelers who visit the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica daily. The beaches that offer...

The origins of tourism – part I

The first known guide in the West, "Description of Greece", was written in the second century of the Christian era by the Greek geographer...

Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano on a Shoestring

Who doesn't want to travel as long as we can and do the coolest activities for the littlest amount of money? When surrounded by La...
Kayak Tour Golfo Dulce Mangroves

Kayaking the Mangroves of the Golfo Dulce

The sun’s slanting rays shine through the arbor’s roof of leaves in warm color shades. The calm water surface reflects the green of the...
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Confessions of a foreign tour guide in Costa Rica

What has Costa Rica to offer that is so special that convinces you to stay here? What is the work of tour guide about?...