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Costa Rica Futbol World Cup Qualifying Game Shines A Light On One Of The Country’s Darkest And Most Destructive Weeks

Costa Rica Futbol World Cup Qualifying Game Shines A Light On One Of The Country’s Darkest And Most Destructive Weeks

Our reflections on the week that tropical storm Nate hit Costa Rica and the week that the Costa Rica futbol team qualified for the World Cup.

The Pacuare River Family

The Pacuare River Family

Want to learn about the Pacuare River in Costa Rica? We are part of the Pacuare River family and we describe why the river is a community–not only a tourist spot. Learn more!

Guayabo National Monument: History, Archaeology, And Excavation In Turrialba

Guayabo National Monument: History, Archaeology, And Excavation In Turrialba

Planning a visit to Costa Rica’s Guayabo National Monument? We outline what to know and why the site is worth a visit!

Where Your Costa Rica Coffee Comes From And What It Took For You To Get It

Where Your Costa Rica Coffee Comes From And What It Took For You To Get It

As a child growing up in Costa Rica, Ricky worked as a bean-picker on a Costa Rica coffee plantation. Learn about his experiences here!

Culture May Identify Difference, But It Does Not Make Us Different: Visiting Costa Rica’s Cabecar Indigenous Tribe In Quetzal

Culture May Identify Difference, But It Does Not Make Us Different: Visiting Costa Rica’s Cabecar Indigenous Tribe In Quetzal

Love our article? Click here to save it to your Costa Rica Travel Blog Favorites List to easily remember and reference it later! NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on September 29th, 2017. UPDATE: Since writing the blog post below, we have […]

Humility & Humildad In Costa Rica

Humility & Humildad In Costa Rica

Love our article? Click here to save it to your Costa Rica Travel Blog Favorites List to easily remember and reference it later! NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 17th, 2017. One way Costa Rica has shaped the way I walk […]

Manuel Antonio (Costa Rica) – Funky Rainforest-Inspired Art

Manuel Antonio (Costa Rica) – Funky Rainforest-Inspired Art

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What Does Pura Vida Mean In Costa Rica?

What Does Pura Vida Mean In Costa Rica?

Love our article? Click here to save it to your Costa Rica Travel Blog Favorites List to easily remember and reference it later! NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on September 29th, 2017. COSTA RICA IS “PURA VIDA”! The above photo was taken […]