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WITH LOVE, FROM US TO YOU; BELOW ARE OUR EIGHTEEN MOST RECENT COSTA RICA TRAVEL BLOG POSTS. ENJOY!

What To Know About Playa Jaco Costa Rica (Jaco Beach)

What To Know About Playa Jaco Costa Rica (Jaco Beach)

Want to visit Playa Jaco Costa Rica? We outline selling points, disadvantages, and recommendations for the Jaco beach!

How The New Chilamate Vuelta Kooper Highway Will Save You Time (To/From La Fortuna/Arenal)

How The New Chilamate Vuelta Kooper Highway Will Save You Time (To/From La Fortuna/Arenal)

Costa Rica’s new Chilamate Vuelta Kooper highway is open! We outline travel routes, drive times, and reasons to take (and not take) the road.

Your Costa Rica Rafting Tour Questions Answered!

Your Costa Rica Rafting Tour Questions Answered!

We have rafted in Costa Rica 2000+ times; read our answers to popular Costa Rica rafting tour questions, plus tips and need-to-know info!

What To Know About Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica (Tamarindo Beach)

What To Know About Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica (Tamarindo Beach)

Want to visit Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica? We outline selling points, disadvantages, recommendations, and extra notes for the Tamarindo beach!

Arenal Hotel Recommendation: Arenal Observatory Lodge; Part 1: The Hotel

Arenal Hotel Recommendation: Arenal Observatory Lodge; Part 1: The Hotel

Why we recommend staying at the Arenal Observatory Lodge in La Fortuna Costa Rica, plus a free discount promotion code for the hotel too!

What To Know About Playa Samara Costa Rica (Samara Beach)

What To Know About Playa Samara Costa Rica (Samara Beach)

Want to visit Playa Samara Costa Rica? We outline selling points, disadvantages, recommendations, and extra notes for the Samara beach!

What To Know About Playa Manuel Antonio Costa Rica (Manuel Antonio Beach)

What To Know About Playa Manuel Antonio Costa Rica (Manuel Antonio Beach)

Want to visit Playa Manuel Antonio Costa Rica? We outline selling points, disadvantages, and recommendations for the Manuel Antonio beach!

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

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

Want to know how to make Costa Rica’s infamous tres leches cake? We provide a tres leches cake recipe, preparation instructions, photos, and tips!

The Best Beach In Costa Rica: What To Know About The Nicoya Peninsula Beaches

The Best Beach In Costa Rica: What To Know About The Nicoya Peninsula Beaches

Want to visit one of Costa Rica’s Nicoya Peninsula beaches? We compare/contrast selling points, disadvantages, recommendations, and extra notes for each!

150 Ways Costa Rica And Canada Are Practically Twins

150 Ways Costa Rica And Canada Are Practically Twins

Costa Rica and Canada are more similar than you think! We list 150 examples to show how the two countries are alike. See for yourself!

Monteverde Hotel Recommendation: Monteverde Country Lodge; A Quiet And Rustic Lodge That Captures The Feel Of Monteverde

Monteverde Hotel Recommendation: Monteverde Country Lodge; A Quiet And Rustic Lodge That Captures The Feel Of Monteverde

Want to know where to stay in Monteverde Costa Rica? We recommend the Monteverde Country Lodge and we offer a free discount promotion code for the hotel too!

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

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

Use Costa Rica tour transportation to save time and money! We list tours that provide transportation between two destinations, and offer discounts for them too!