Costa Rica Travel Anxiety: How I Help My Mental Health While Traveling Around Costa Rica

Costa Rica Travel Anxiety: How I Help My Mental Health While Traveling Around Costa Rica

We outline ways to combat Costa Rica travel anxiety related to wildlife, robbery/assault, illness, accidents, orientation, social interaction, and flying.

Learn About Moon Costa Rica, Our Costa Rica Guidebook Published By Moon Travel Guides!

Learn About Moon Costa Rica, Our Costa Rica Guidebook Published By Moon Travel Guides!

Our Costa Rica guidebook, Moon Costa Rica, is full of tips, recommendations, photos, maps, and itineraries. Learn more!

75 Photos That Will Make You Want To Go To Costa Rica ASAP

75 Photos That Will Make You Want To Go To Costa Rica ASAP

Are you dreaming of Costa Rica? Let this personal collection of our favorite Costa Rica photos spark your wanderlust today!

Costa Rica Wildlife Photography

Costa Rica Wildlife Photography

View our collection of Costa Rica wildlife photography, which features photos of birds, animals, and more taken during our Costa Rica travels!

This Is Why I Love Costa Rica

This Is Why I Love Costa Rica

Ricky and I have spent more than a decade exploring Costa Rica together. Want to know why I love Costa Rica so much? Here’s your answer!

4 Lessons Worth Sharing On Our 10-Year Business Anniversary (2018)

4 Lessons Worth Sharing On Our 10-Year Business Anniversary (2018)

We reflect on the top four lessons we’ve learned about owning and operating a business over the past decade we’ve explored Costa Rica.

How The Blind See Costa Rica (A Tribute To My Dad)

How The Blind See Costa Rica (A Tribute To My Dad)

Our visually-impaired dad saw Costa Rica in the most beautiful way. Learn more by reading our personal tribute to the blind in Costa Rica.

Feliz Día de la Madre (Happy Mother’s Day) To Costa Rican Mamás And Moms Who Are Tica At Heart

Feliz Día de la Madre (Happy Mother’s Day) To Costa Rican Mamás And Moms Who Are Tica At Heart

A quick post to acknowledge and thank our sweet and loving moms on Costa Rica’s Día de la Madre (Mother’s Day Costa Rica)

Independence Day In Costa Rica

Independence Day In Costa Rica

Want to spend Independence Day in Costa Rica? We outline events to catch, celebration logistics, and ways you can celebrate from home!

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.

Coronavirus In Costa Rica: COVID-19’s Impact On Tourism & Travelers

Coronavirus In Costa Rica: COVID-19’s Impact On Tourism & Travelers

What you need to know about coronavirus in Costa Rica including how the virus has impacted tourism and whether you should cancel your trip.

Free Costa Rica Trip Planning Help Amid The Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic

Free Costa Rica Trip Planning Help Amid The Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic

If you’re self-isolating or are in quarantine during the coronavirus pandemic, we’re available to answer your questions about Costa Rica trip planning via free Twitter chats.

The Buzz: Client Testimonials And Reviews

The Buzz: Client Testimonials And Reviews

Last updated on June 25th, 2019 at 08:13 pm EST28,728 WORDS OF AWESOMENESS AND COUNTING… “Pura Vida! eh? was amazing to work with, from the quick response to my initial emails to booking activities through them.  Their informative blog was so useful in our trip 

Costa Rica Sloths: Meet Rapida, Our Friendly Surprise Houseguest

Costa Rica Sloths: Meet Rapida, Our Friendly Surprise Houseguest

Love Costa Rica sloths? Meet “Rapida” (photos and video)–the Costa Rican sloth that paid us a surprise visit at home one day. Pura vida!

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

Last updated on July 4th, 2019 at 06:53 pm ESTCompetition 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 class. It can also 

Most Costa Rica Tourism Companies Are Awesome. Here’s Why We Think So… We’re Sure You’ll Agree.

Most Costa Rica Tourism Companies Are Awesome. Here’s Why We Think So… We’re Sure You’ll Agree.

We work with the best Costa Rica tourism companies in Costa Rica. We list the names of 75+ and explain why they’re awesome! Learn more.

Where Is Your Happy Place? This Is Ours In Costa Rica…

Where Is Your Happy Place? This Is Ours In Costa Rica…

Choosing our ultimate happy place in Costa Rica was as difficult a task for us as a Lays-lover being challenged to eat just one salty, crispy, delicious potato chip. If you bet we couldn’t do it, you were right. We thought long and hard about 

International Sunrise and Sunset Around the World Day: Mourning Loss And Celebrating Life Has Never Been More Beautiful

International Sunrise and Sunset Around the World Day: Mourning Loss And Celebrating Life Has Never Been More Beautiful

Last updated on May 29th, 2017 at 08:54 pm EST[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncSpwtqc6js&w=640&h=360] Grunt. Pout. Sulk. This one’s going to be a tough one to get through. Today I am reminded of why we celebrate birthdays. We don’t do it for the cake (well, maybe some of us do it for 

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!

DIY Costa Rica Morpho Butterfly Costume

DIY Costa Rica Morpho Butterfly Costume

Need to make your own diy butterfly wings? Costa Rica inspired us to pull off this morpho butterfly costume with little money and materials. Learn more!

DIY Costa Rica Three-Toed Sloth Costume

DIY Costa Rica Three-Toed Sloth Costume

Need to make your own diy sloth costume? Costa Rica inspired us to pull off this three-toed sloth project with little time, money, and materials. Learn more!

Thank-you to YOU! Costa Rica travellers are the best travellers in the world!

Thank-you to YOU! Costa Rica travellers are the best travellers in the world!

Last updated on June 25th, 2019 at 08:13 pm ESTThis post is dedicated to the many costa rica visitors who we at Pura Vida! eh? Incorporated have had the pleasure of working with. To those of you who sought us out, those who found us through 

The Art of Good Business: Practice What You Preach

The Art of Good Business: Practice What You Preach

Last updated on June 25th, 2019 at 08:12 pm ESTHere’s the problem with Costa Rica vacation planning these days. Tourism in this country is growing faster than most businesses can keep up with, which has resulted in an influx of businesses scrambling for their piece