Most guides to Tamarindo, Costa Rica tell you all about the attractions outside of town, all the things to do on day trips. But what… Read More »Things To Do In Tamarindo, Costa Rica Without Ever Leaving Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Switzerland of Central America
The number of years since army was abolished in Costa Rica.
The number of foreign visitors who visited Costa Rica pre-pandemic.
The percentage of protected land in Costa Rica.
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9 Beach Bars You Need To Check Out In Jaco, Costa Rica (Or How To Do The Perfect Jaco Beach Bar Crawl)
Jaco is Costa Rica’s most lively beach town with plenty of bars and watering holes. It’s perfect for bar hopping! But where do you start?… Read More »9 Beach Bars You Need To Check Out In Jaco, Costa Rica (Or How To Do The Perfect Jaco Beach Bar Crawl)
Are you looking to unwind and relax in Costa Rica without lifting a finger or opening your wallet while here? If so, chances are you’re… Read More »The Ultimate Guide To Costa Rica All-Inclusive Resorts (Where You Can Totally Unwind)
Freelance writer and yoga teacher Brooke Nally has learned a few about life at the end of the road in Pavones, Costa Rica. Here she… Read More »5 Things To Know About Life In Pavones, Costa Rica
Costa Rica isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you’re thinking of cutting edge fashion, design, and the coolest boutiques. But that’s starting… Read More »Modern Shopping In Costa Rica: A Quick Guide To The Most Innovative Stores And Designers Out There
Coffee is one of Costa Rica’s most famous and delicious exports. But beyond providing your morning fuel, is the Costa Rica coffee industry giving back?… Read More »Costa Rica Coffee: Positive Change, One Cup At A Time
Until recently, there wasn’t a food scene in Costa Rica. But that’s all changing with a bunch of innovative and creative chefs and restaurants turning San… Read More »Checking Out The Emerging Food Scene in Costa Rica
The Los Sueños Triple Crown is Costa Rica bill fishing’s most prestigious tournament. Here is how our resident fishing expert Justin DeBoom ended up on… Read More »What it’s like to fish in the Los Sueños Triple Crown….. And Win!
Costa Rica is a multicultural society with many foreigners living in it. And yet there often appears to be a gulf between Costa Ricans and… Read More »Multiculturalism In Costa Rica: Bridging The Gap Between Ticos And Foreigners
Whenever the subject of obesity in Costa Rica comes up in expat circles, many are quick to blame the influx of US-style fast food. But… Read More »Is Gringo Fast Food Responsible For Obesity In Costa Rica?