10 Best Things To Do In Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

things to do in Puerto Viejo Costa Rica

There are many fun things to do in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. Officially called Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, this small town on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica is a pleasant place to spend a few days relaxing, taking in the chilled vibes, exploring the beaches and the nature reserves, learning about local wildlife, and … Read more

What Is Driving In Costa Rica Like?

Claudia driving in Costa Rica

Driving in Costa Rica can be an incredible experience, provided you know what to expect – or incredibly frustrating, if you go in unprepared. We rented a car on our most recent trip in Costa Rica and loved traveling around on our on schedule, a bit more spontaneously, and taking in all the sights we … Read more

17 Cool Things To Do In San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose Costa Rica

There are more things to do in San Jose, Costa Rica than you may imagine. Chepe, as Ticos lovingly call their capital, is the heart of Costa Rica. While most travelers do not spare it negative comments, I find that despite its messy architectural style – which is due to the economic boom and urban … Read more

The Complete Guide To Renting A Car In Costa Rica

renting a car in Costa Rica

Renting a car in Costa Rica is a great idea if you want to travel on your own schedule and if you want to visit some destinations that are a bit more off the beaten path. This is a country of spectacular natural beauty and vibrant culture. Situated in Central America, Costa Rica is known … Read more

A Complete Guide To Tortuguero, Costa Rica

Tortuguero Costa Rica

Easily one of the best places to visit in Costa Rica, Tortuguero National Park is a prime wildlife watching destination, and one of the best places in the world to see baby turtles hatch. Tortuguero means “turtle catcher” and is a clear reference to the green sea turtles that each year, between July and October, … Read more

38 Best Things To Do In Costa Rica

Things to do in Costa Rica

There are many fabulous things to do in Costa Rica. This is a country packed with natural beauty, where travelers are guaranteed a lot of adventure, fabulous beaches, and lots of wildlife. What some don’t realize, though, is that the culture and food of Costa Rica are also worth knowing, and so are the lovely … Read more