The Costa Rica Travel Blog is the current traveller, will-be traveller, has-been traveller, and should-be traveller's guide to everything Costa Rica. Information, stories, news, and advice written by the Pura Vida! eh? Inc. team; Costa Rican insiders, outsiders, and everywhere-in-between-siders.

Transportation In Costa Rica

Costa Rica Tour Transportation: How To Use Tours To Travel Between Destinations

Costa Rica Tour Transportation: How To Use Tours To Travel Between Destinations

COSTA RICA TOUR TRANSPORTATION EFFICIENCY When it comes to smart travel, Costa Rica tour transportation efficiency is key; not only can it help save you precious travel time and hard-earned vacation funds, but it can also help you feel as if you have accomplished the […]

Flying To Costa Rica: What To Know About International Flights To Costa Rica, Departure Tax, Airlines, Check-In, Baggage, And More!

Flying To Costa Rica: What To Know About International Flights To Costa Rica, Departure Tax, Airlines, Check-In, Baggage, And More!

WE SIFTED THROUGH HUNDREDS OF PAGES OF INFORMATION ON MULTIPLE AIRLINES’ WEBSITES TO FIND INFORMATION ABOUT FLYING TO COSTA RICA SO YOU DON’T NEED TO Costa Rica trip planning can be overwhelming, and often equally mind-boggling is the process of determining how to get to and […]

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Good Car Rental Agencies Are Hard To Find. Here’s Where We Choose To Look.

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Good Car Rental Agencies Are Hard To Find. Here’s Where We Choose To Look.

Looking for Costa Rica vehicle rental discounts? As a thank you for visiting us, WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO A 25%-50% DISCOUNT OFF VEHICLE RENTAL RATES when booking with the vehicle rental agency directly using our “Pura Vida! eh? Exclusive Promotion” code. Click here […]

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Credit Card Insurance Coverage & Declining Part CDW

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Credit Card Insurance Coverage & Declining Part CDW

Looking for Costa Rica vehicle rental discounts? As a thank you for visiting us, WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO A 25%-50% DISCOUNT OFF VEHICLE RENTAL RATES when booking with the vehicle rental agency directly using our “Pura Vida! eh? Exclusive Promotion” code. Click here […]

How To Make A Day Trip To Monteverde From La Fortuna (Arenal) Or Vice Versa

How To Make A Day Trip To Monteverde From La Fortuna (Arenal) Or Vice Versa

This blog post is going to be a bit of a hypocritical one. Once and a while travellers ask us for our advice in doing something that we secretly wish they wouldn’t do. Like parents coaching their adolescent children through the process of choosing a university or college to […]

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Should You Rent A Car For Your Costa Rica Trip?

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: Should You Rent A Car For Your Costa Rica Trip?

Looking for Costa Rica vehicle rental discounts? As a thank you for visiting us, WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO A 25%-50% DISCOUNT OFF VEHICLE RENTAL RATES when booking with the vehicle rental agency directly using our “Pura Vida! eh? Exclusive Promotion” code. Click here […]

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: How Not To Fall For A Car Rental Scam

Costa Rica Vehicle Rentals: How Not To Fall For A Car Rental Scam

Looking for Costa Rica vehicle rental discounts? As a thank you for visiting us, WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO A 25%-50% DISCOUNT OFF VEHICLE RENTAL RATES when booking with the vehicle rental agency directly using our “Pura Vida! eh? Exclusive Promotion” code. Click here […]

Costa Rica Transportation: 10 Ways To Get From Point A To Point B Throughout Your Trip

Costa Rica Transportation: 10 Ways To Get From Point A To Point B Throughout Your Trip

Looking for Costa Rica shared shuttle service discounts? As a thank you for visiting us, WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO A 20% DISCOUNT OFF SHARED SHUTTLE SERVICE RATES when booking with the transportation service provider directly using our “Pura Vida! eh? Exclusive Promotion” code. Click here […]

Are We There Yet? Driving Durations For Popular Costa Rica Routes

Are We There Yet? Driving Durations For Popular Costa Rica Routes

Any expert travel planner will tell you (or should tell you) to calculate your drive durations in advance for the various routes you plan to take throughout your trip. Costa Rica vacation planning is no exception, in fact some may argue this is necessary information […]

Your Best Transportation Options Between Monteverde And La Fortuna (Costa Rica)

Your Best Transportation Options Between Monteverde And La Fortuna (Costa Rica)

In Monteverde and need to get to La Fortuna (or vice versa)? Have we got some recommendations for you! La Fortuna (home of the stunning Arenal Volcano) and Monteverde (the infamous cloud forest) are two of the most visited locations in Costa Rica. Located close […]

I Am Landing In San Jose Around 1PM And Will Then Be Heading To La Fortuna. Is It Possible To Find Transportation To La Fortuna That Afternoon Or Evening, Or Should I Stay The Night In San Jose And Leave For La Fortuna The Next Morning?

I Am Landing In San Jose Around 1PM And Will Then Be Heading To La Fortuna. Is It Possible To Find Transportation To La Fortuna That Afternoon Or Evening, Or Should I Stay The Night In San Jose And Leave For La Fortuna The Next Morning?

You asked… I am landing in San Jose around 1 pm and will then be heading to La Fortuna. Is it possible to find transportation to La Fortuna that afternoon or evening, or should I stay the night in San Jose and leave for La […]

I Was Wondering If You Still Have Car Rental Discounts Available?

I Was Wondering If You Still Have Car Rental Discounts Available?

You asked… I was wondering if you still have car rental discounts available? We answered… Yes! However, we have currently disabled access to these for the end of the year (2016) until we roll out a new plan scheduled for 2017. Would your travel dates […]