Stereotypes of hotels as tourism titans, which dominate and drain the local community, are being overturned in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. La Mansion Inn is… Read More »Hotels With A Conscience: How La Mansion Inn, Costa Rica Is Sharing Its Success
Costa Ricans and Nicaraguans marched in solidarity through the center of San Jose on Saturday to oppose and counteract the violence against Nicaraguan refugees carried… Read More »Costa Ricans, Nicaraguans, And Others March For Peace And Solidarity
I’ll go right out on a limb and say this. Costa Rica is a xenophobic country and I have a serious issue with that. It’s… Read More »How Big An Issue Is Xenophobia In Costa Rica?
What are your favorite Jaco restaurants? Or are you looking for recommendations? Jaco resident Justin DeBoom talks up some of his favorite places in this… Read More »My Favorite Jaco Restaurants And Eating Spots
Jaco-based realtor David Karr outlines the top five mistakes he sees people making every day when buying property in Costa Rica and how to overcome… Read More »Top Five Mistakes People Make When Buying Property in Costa Rica
Living with nature in Costa Rica isn’t all cuddly sloths and hummingbirds. You have to prepare for some more unwelcome houseguests too, even in the… Read More »Nature In Costa Rica From Escazu’s Urban Jungle
If you ever worked in tourism in Costa Rica, Michael Kaye, the founder of Costa Rica Expeditions, who passed away last week aged 76, influenced… Read More »Michael Kaye: A Titan Of The Costa Rican Tourism Industry
If you’re moving to Costa Rica or planning to drive in Costa Rica, you might not know about the required regular vehicle inspection – called… Read More »A First Timer’s Guide To The Costa Rica Riteve
Ever since I moved to Costa Rica in 2009, fishing has been my passion. And as I reflect on my time in Costa Rica, I recall… Read More »How Fireball Helped Us Nearly Win The 2018 World Offshore Championship
Once they cross the Rio Grande and find themselves in Latin America (AKA Mexico), the state of the roads surprises many gringos. They expect donkey… Read More »What Country Has The Best (And Worst) Roads In Central America?