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Food and Drink

How To Make Tres Leches Cake: A Popular Costa Rican Dessert

How To Make Tres Leches Cake: A Popular Costa Rican Dessert

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 14th, 2017. COSTA RICAN FOOD AT HOME Imagine June Clever as a Tica. She would likely spoil her husband Ward on a nightly basis with hearty helpings of some of Costa Rica’s most notorious […]

What To Eat And Drink In Costa Rica: Our Costa Rica Food/Beverage List And Order Tips

What To Eat And Drink In Costa Rica: Our Costa Rica Food/Beverage List And Order Tips

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 25th, 2017. WHO’S HUNGRY FOR SOME COSTA RICAN FOOD? Deciding what to eat and drink in Costa Rica is a bit like jumping off the ledge of a rock-cliff into a dark and unfamiliar […]

Gluten-Free Costa Rica: Everything You Need To Know

Gluten-Free Costa Rica: Everything You Need To Know

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 15th, 2017. THE GLUTEN-FREE PHENOMENON IN COSTA RICA Finding out you are sensitive to gluten is a bit like discovering you are a reality television fan (if you are one). You never ate a […]

Vegan And Vegetarian Food In Costa Rica: Everything You Need To Know

Vegan And Vegetarian Food In Costa Rica: Everything You Need To Know

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 15th, 2017. Note: Under the “vegetarian” umbrella, we include fish as a possible meal option with the purpose of appealing to “pescatarians”. Although we are aware of the fact that vegetarians (Nikki included) do […]

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)

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 20th, 2017. Some people around the world rely on a cup of coffee to make it through their day. In Costa Rica, some people rely on that cup of coffee to make it from […]

A Costa Rica ‘Rain Day’… the Jack Johnson Way (Banana Pancakes)!

A Costa Rica ‘Rain Day’… the Jack Johnson Way (Banana Pancakes)!

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 27th, 2017. “Well can’t you see that its just raining… there ain’t no need to go outside.” ~ Jack Johnson It’s official. The rain season is here. Well, its officially been the rain/wet/green season […]

I Am Lactose Intolerant/Allergic To Milk And/Or Cheese. How Do I Inform Restaurant Staff Of My Allergy In Spanish?

I Am Lactose Intolerant/Allergic To Milk And/Or Cheese. How Do I Inform Restaurant Staff Of My Allergy In Spanish?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on June 16th, 2017. You asked… I am lactose intolerant. I am allergic to milk/cheese. How do I inform restaurant staff of my allergy in Spanish? We answered… Allergy-ridden travellers, we hear you! I have a […]

How Much Does Food Cost In Costa Rica?

How Much Does Food Cost In Costa Rica?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on June 16th, 2017. You asked… How much does food cost in Costa Rica? How much does it cost to go to restaurants in Costa Rica? How much does it cost to eat in Costa Rica? How […]