If you want to begin your Costa Rican vacation in style — consider paying a little more for that upgraded, direct flight to get substantially more comfort. "Fully Flat Bed for a Good Night's Sleep"photo © British Airways "Embroidered Cotton … [Click for More]
Before you count on your credit card to cover the CDW requirement for your rental vehicle, take a look at Cardhub’s detailed survey of the best and worst cards for coverage. "Credit Card Surveyfor Car Rental Insurance"image © CardHub The research covered the most popular credit cards used in the U.S.A., including Citi, Chase, USAA […]
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, […]
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Costa Rica is forging forward on its ambitious route to becoming the world’s first carbon-neutral country. It’s unusual for a country to find a direction where it can promote green practices while developing economically. But the tiny Latin American nation is making it work by selling its natural resources as a tourist attraction while generating […]
A road trip could be a make or break for a budding relationship. So make it easy on yourself and your SO by choosing a destination where romance can blossom with minimal effort. "Alone Time with Your SO"photo © Universal Pictures Costa Rica has so much to offer with volcanoes, rainforests, and beaches that to […]
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 […]