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How to Backpack in Costa Rica

HOW TO BACKPACK IN COSTA RICA

We understand that itch to explore, that pull to discover new places and the excitement of seeing some of the most amazing landscapes in nature. Experienced backpackers have said that Costa Rica is one of their favorite places. There’s an endless amount of things to do, beaches that feel like paradise and lots of interesting…

Best Restaurants in Jaco

BEST RESTAURANTS IN JACO

The food in Jaco has been capturing the hearts and taste buds of visitors for ages. With coconuts and cacao dripping from the trees along the Caribbean coast, it is of no surprise that Costa Rica is such a happy, peaceful place. In between ziplining, horseback riding and splashing in waterfalls, you will eventually need…

6 Reasons to Visit Costa Rica in November

6 REASONS TO VISIT COSTA RICA IN NOVEMBER

In the month of November, the skies start to clear over the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica after the rainy season. If you’re thinking of spending Thanksgiving in this magnificent country, read these 6 facts below! 1. Best time to experience its wildlife Most people visit Costa Rica to enjoy its beautiful wildlife. If you…

What to Bring When You Go Hiking in Costa Rica

WHAT TO BRING WHEN YOU GO HIKING IN COSTA RICA

There’s nothing worse than being midway through your hike in the middle of the rainforest when you realize you forgot something important. There’s no convenience store nearby for you to grab a bottle of water and you really don’t want to wake up the next day with mosquito bites because you forgot to apply bug…

Everything You Need to Know About Crocodile Tours in Costa Rica

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CROCODILE TOURS IN COSTA RICA

Thinking about embarking on a crocodile tour in Costa Rica, but don’t know what to expect? The following guide will answer all your questions about the tour and so much more!   Where is the tour? If you are going on a crocodile tour in Costa Rica, there’s a good chance you’ll be cruising along…

A Visitor’s Guide to Jaco, Costa Rica

A VISITORS GUIDE TO JACO COSTA RICA

Thinking about visiting Jaco, Costa Rica? The following guide discusses everything you need to know before you go – from the weather forecast to the exhilarating adventures. Be sure to check it out!   Overview Located in the Pacific Coast province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, the beautiful town of Jaco is the ultimate destination for…

Costa Rica Adventure: Vol. 11 – Red Movement

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Tell us about the Red Movement? Who are you/ What do you do/ What do you represent? Beginning in 2014, we are a team from Dallas, TX who comes to Jaco annually to love and serve the people by playing sports with the locals, help restore homes in the river to make them safer for…

How to Zipline with a Fear of Heights

HOW TO ZIPLINE WITH A FEAR OF HEIGHTS

Sweaty palms. Trembling knees. Spiking heart rates. Do you tend to feel these symptoms when you’re perched high off the ground? If so, you might not think ziplining is for you. However, just because you have a fear of heights doesn’t mean you can’t embark on one of the most thrilling adventures! Many people with…

Should I Go To The Capital of Costa Rica?

SHOULD I GO TO THE CAPITAL OF COSTA RICA

When traveling here, everyone asks us if they should put the capital of Costa Rica on their itinerary. That is a great question and to answer that, we always give them a list of our pros and cons about going to San José. Here’s our list: Pro: History San José was founded in 1738, and…

5 Reasons To Solo Travel Costa Rica

5 REASONS TO SOLO TRAVEL COSTA RICA

Traveling alone is a priceless experience that we recommend to anyone, and solo travel adds a unique component to international adventures. Here are five great reasons why Costa Rica should be at the top of your list as a solo traveler! The Mercado Central The Mercado Central in downtown is a one-stop for a tasty…