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Las Catalinas, Costa Rica: A Renaissance Village in the Tropical Forest
Las Catalinas, Costa Rica: A...
It’s walkable, it’s tropical, and it looks like a village out of Renaissance Italy. But Las Catalinas, Costa Rica, is located on a beautiful beach ...
Oct 20, 2021 , 0
Flushing Toilet Paper in Costa Rica: The No. 1 Rule About Going No. 2
Flushing Toilet Paper in Cos...
Visitors to this country are often mystified by the seemingly universal rule that you can’t flush toilet paper in Costa Rica. Typically, they learn of ...
Oct 13, 2021 , 0
Blue Zone Costa Rica: Living Longer, Living Better
Blue Zone Costa Rica: Living...
The secret to living a long, happy life may be found in the mountains of Costa Rica.  Specifically, the rural landscapes of the Nicoya Peninsula, ...
Oct 06, 2021 , 0
20 Amusing Costa Rican Spanish Phrases You Should Learn
20 Amusing Costa Rican Spani...
Costa Rica is often called the happiest country in the world, and some Costa Rican Spanish phrases (most famously, pura vida) are used to describe the ...
Sep 29, 2021 , 0
5 Traditional Costa Rican Dishes and How to Make Them Yourself
5 Traditional Costa Rican Di...
It was a simple dish — beans and rice — and, yet, the traditional Costa Rican food welcoming me to Doña Mireya’s kitchen table was ...
Sep 22, 2021 , 0
Ready, Set, Wet! The 5 Best Waterfalls in Costa Rica
Ready, Set, Wet! The 5 Best ...
Before God created waterfalls, He knew He would need torrential amounts of rain, multiple rushing rivers and abrupt changes in elevation. So when He got ...
Sep 01, 2021 , 0
Costa Rica Sea Turtles: Where to Watch Them and How to Help
Costa Rica Sea Turtles: Wher...
Do you want to see baby sea turtles hatching on the beaches of Costa Rica? Your best bet may be to contact one of the ...
Aug 25, 2021 , 0
Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica: Why Now is the Time to Buy
Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica:...
For decades, the quiet and pristine stretch of beach called Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica, was known only to surfers and fishermen. You couldn’t find Playa ...
Aug 18, 2021 , 0
Playa Langosta, Costa Rica: Upscale Meets Chilled Out 
Playa Langosta, Costa Rica: ...
If you’re looking for a laid-back, quiet Costa Rica beach town with great surf, great sand, and close to all the amenities you need and ...
Aug 11, 2021 , 0
Reserva Conchal, Costa Rica: Resort Living, Dream Golf Course and Fabulous Beach
Reserva Conchal, Costa Rica:...
Reserva Conchal, Costa Rica, is what most resorts in this country only dream of being. Location, location, location: Reserva Conchal is one of the very ...
Aug 04, 2021 , 0
Costa Rica Volcanoes: Fire, Smoke, Wonder and Hot Springs Too
Costa Rica Volcanoes: Fire, ...
Volcan Irazú seems inescapable when you’re peering at its peak from the San Jose province. I’d sailed beside smoky Mount Etna in Sicily and hung ...
Jul 26, 2021 , 0
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