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Costa Rica Proposal Ideas: Great Ways To Get Engaged In Costa Rica

Costa Rica Proposal Ideas: Great Ways To Get Engaged In Costa Rica

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on August 18th, 2017. PLANNING TO GET ENGAGED IN COSTA RICA? This month marks Ricky and I’s ten-year anniversary together, and although we have been reminiscing quite a bit lately about our engagement atop Costa Rica’s […]

Costa Rica Day Tours: Should You Book Ahead Of Time Or Wait?

Costa Rica Day Tours: Should You Book Ahead Of Time Or Wait?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 25th, 2017. RESERVING COSTA RICA DAY TOURS: THE $64,000 QUESTION When it comes to Costa Rica vacation planning (and specifically, the topic of Costa Rica day tours), here’s the $64,000 question you may ask […]

Tourism Competition In Costa Rica: The Haters Gonna Hate, Hate, Hate… But We’re Gonna Shake It Off

Tourism Competition In Costa Rica: The Haters Gonna Hate, Hate, Hate… But We’re Gonna Shake It Off

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 3rd, 2017. Competition is a diversely understood word. For some, it can spark friendship, such as for a group of University friends who partake in a game of flag football or frisbee golf after […]

How To Plan A Trip To Costa Rica Step By Step

How To Plan A Trip To Costa Rica Step By Step

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 25th, 2017. NEED TO PLAN A TRIP TO COSTA RICA? WE CAN HELP! A few nights ago, I was daydreaming about how often travellers ask us how to plan a trip to Costa Rica. I had just […]

Booking Costa Rica Trip Reservations In Advance: How Much Time Is Needed?

Booking Costa Rica Trip Reservations In Advance: How Much Time Is Needed?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 19th, 2017. The following blog post offers a blanket approach to the topic of booking Costa Rica trip reservations in advance with a variety of reservation types in mind (including hotels, tours/activities, transportation services, […]

Paying For Your Costa Rica Trip: What Is Normal, Common, And To Be Expected?

Paying For Your Costa Rica Trip: What Is Normal, Common, And To Be Expected?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 27th, 2017. Tourism operations in Costa Rica are all over the map, literally and figuratively speaking. Travellers can hike to volcano craters in the Central Valley, rappel down waterfalls in the Northern In-lands, surf […]

Is Costa Rica Safe? Yes, If You Travel Consciously, Cleverly, And With Common Sense. Here’s How.

Is Costa Rica Safe? Yes, If You Travel Consciously, Cleverly, And With Common Sense. Here’s How.

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 28th, 2017. Short on time? For a summary of our full blog post below, please see our related article: Five Minute Read: Is Costa Rica Safe? Yes, If You Travel Consciously, Cleverly, And With […]

The Most Popular Questions We Receive About Costa Rica Travel (And Our Responses To Each!)

The Most Popular Questions We Receive About Costa Rica Travel (And Our Responses To Each!)

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 25th, 2017. You’ve heard it time and time again. We write to provide you with answers. Plain and simple. Without your questions we’d have nothing to respond to, and a blog that strives to […]

Costa Rica Destinations: Common Name & Location Misunderstandings

Costa Rica Destinations: Common Name & Location Misunderstandings

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 29th, 2017. As we suggest in our blog post Costa Rica Hotel Tip: Can you name your Arenal or Monteverde hotel?, Costa Rica is notorious for using repeat words and phrases to describe different items […]

25 reasons why trekking or living abroad is an unforgettable, unmatchable, and irreplaceable experience.

25 reasons why trekking or living abroad is an unforgettable, unmatchable, and irreplaceable experience.

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 17th, 2017. Every traveller is different. Some travel to do something, many travel to avoid something, and others travel to become something. Some love it and some hate it. Some even make a living […]

Which Costa Rica Airport Is The Best? Comparing Costa Rica’s San Jose (SJO) And Liberia (LIR) Airports

Which Costa Rica Airport Is The Best? Comparing Costa Rica’s San Jose (SJO) And Liberia (LIR) Airports

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on June 1st, 2017. Depending on where you will be travelling to Costa Rica from you may prefer to fly into and out of the San Jose airport (i.e., the Juan Santamaria International Airport, or “SJO” […]

Planning A Trip To Costa Rica? READ THIS FIRST!

Planning A Trip To Costa Rica? READ THIS FIRST!

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 24th, 2017. ARE YOU ABOUT TO MAKE THIS MISTAKE WHEN PLANNING A TRIP TO COSTA RICA? Upon return home from their Costa Rica vacation, countless travellers can identify things they wish they would have […]