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.

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The Pacuare River Family

The Pacuare River Family

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on July 5th, 2017. Looking for Costa Rica white water rafting tour discounts? WE OFFER TRAVELLERS FREE ACCESS TO DISCOUNTS FOR WHITE WATER RAFTING TOURS when booking the day tour through Pura Vida! eh? Incorporated. Click […]

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 […]

“Culture May Identify Difference, But It Does Not Make Us Different”: Visiting Costa Rica’s Cabecar Indigenous Tribe In Quetzal

“Culture May Identify Difference, But It Does Not Make Us Different”: Visiting Costa Rica’s Cabecar Indigenous Tribe In Quetzal

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 29th, 2017. UPDATE: Since writing the blog post below, we have created a donation project aimed at benefiting the children of some of Costa Rica’s indigenous communities. Please read more about our donation (and plans […]

Humility & Humildad In Costa Rica

Humility & Humildad In Costa Rica

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 17th, 2017. One way Costa Rica has shaped the way I walk through life… There is a word in the Spanish language – humildad – that brings a smile to my face every time I […]

Manuel Antonio (Costa Rica) – Funky Rainforest-Inspired Art

Manuel Antonio (Costa Rica) – Funky Rainforest-Inspired Art

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 18th, 2017. UPDATE: Amy’s art shop no longer exists in Manuel Antonio. Great local artwork is just around the corner in Manuel Antonio (or should I say, just around the park)? The above photo […]

What Is Pura Vida And Why Is It All Over Costa Rica?

What Is Pura Vida And Why Is It All Over Costa Rica?

NOTE: The content on this page was last updated on May 18th, 2017. Costa Rica is PURA VIDA! The above photo was taken within days of Ricky and I meeting for the first time. He bought us each a bracelet, and I was sold. I was excited to sport the icon […]