Category: Costa Rica

8 Exciting Things to Do in San Jose, Costa Rica (& city guide!)

San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose, Costa Rica is often the forgotten destination of this beautiful country known for its lush jungles and amazing beaches. However, on your way to Costa Rica, San Jose Read more…

7 Best Places to Visit in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is a tropical gem in Central America. Here are what we thing are the 7 best places to visit in Costa Rica including some useful tips for going for yourself! Read more…

Costa Rica Travel Photo Gallery

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Costa Rica was shorter lived for us than most countries we visit with only spending two weeks there. However, it was really an enjoyable place to travel as it had Read more…

Costa Rica to Nicaragua Bus and Border Crossing Guide

Getting from Costa Rica to Nicaragua by land is not always so difficult depending on where you are coming from. We recently just made the journey from Monteverde to San Read more…

Things to do in Monteverde – Detailed Guide

One of my favorite aspects of traveling a country is it’s ability to make you feel like you have traveled to another planet simply by catching a bus or local Read more…

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – Visitors Guide

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Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica is located on the Caribbean coast not far from the boarder of Panama. It’s a place where thick, green, rain forest and beautiful beaches exist together. Read more…

Panama, Costa Rica Border Crossing – Guide

One of the most popular travel routes in Central America is between Bocas del Toro in Panama, and Puerto Viejo in Costa Rica. Here is our complete guide on how to have the easiest time crossing the border!

Backpackers Guide to Cahuita National Park

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Don’t miss out on the best National Park in Costa Rica – check out this guide and pack your bags!

Cahuita National Park – My Unique Experience

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As I walked through the entrance to Cahuita National Park the forest around me sprung to life. Sloths hung from the trees not a few steps from the entrance and hermit crabs ran for cover as we made our way down the path. The canopy of trees above allowed only speckles of light through and provided shade from the hot sun above.