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For a small country, just the size of the state of West Virginia, Costa Rica has an incredible biodiversity. The country’s location on the isthmus between the land masses of North and South America has made it a bridge for continental species. The tropical climate provides many migratory bird species with their escape from the […]
With over 800 species of birds, Costa Rica is a spotter’s paradise, but for the average visitor, the following four species are on everyone’s ‘must-see’ list. With the help of our tips, one can complete the vacation’s photo collection with these distinctive, feathered creatures.
David Patey didn’t even follow soccer when he stepped in to prevent Herediano going bust. Now the club is healthy, and the fans have plenty of goodwill towards their gringo frontman. "Saving Grace" photo © Maritza Soto In the beginning, recalls David, soccer was like sushi. In order to be able to suffer through it, […]
Don’t spoil your vacation plans by arriving on the busiest day in the country! Review our Holiday Listings Guides to know where to be — or what to avoid — during your trip.
Spare Time in San José? Instead of watching the same airport monitors, go out and see some achievements in civilization, fun science or beautiful butterflies while you wait. Select a museum from our guide and have mucho fun doing so!
You don’t really know somebody until you’ve traveled with them. For young people especially, seeing the world with a new significant other is an unparalleled learning experience. You get to see a new part of the globe, and you get to learn new things about your partner. "Romance Blossoms on Vacation"photo © Studio Firma Let’s […]
With spas eager to find more holistic solutions to providing the best treatments for their clients, what was once considered a trend is now as ubiquitous as Pokemon GO. The healing effects of natural herbs and fruits have been employed by the Chinese for more than 2,500 years. Many more countries are jumping on the […]
We are blessed to have a Costa Rican locale as one of the featured finalists in the 2016 Weather Photographer of the Year competition, sponsored by The Royal Meteorological Society and The Royal Photographic Society. Punta Banco is one of Costa Rica’s undiscovered beaches. Located on the Pacific coast, this tiny village of just 200 […]
With excitement building ahead of the beginning of the 2016 International Surf Association’s World Surfing Games will be held in Jacó in Costa Rica tomorrow, authorities are keen to prepare the beach for an influx of visitors and competitors. Extra police officers will be patrolling the streets for increased security. Street vendors won’t be tolerated. […]
Now that both Thompson and British Airways are scheduling direct flights to this little Central American country, British interest in Costa Rica is sparked. So what’s the appeal? "Punta Uva Beach"photo © Cahuita Info Weather Here’s the opportunity to get away from the grey drizzle of a British winter to the bright sunshine of the […]