The Gilded Iguana

The Guilded Iguana in Nosara is a surfer’s paradise that’s perfect for anyone Billed as the “Surf Hotel,” The Gilded Iguana claims a spot in Nosara’s history as an off-the-grid destination for [...]

Arenal Kioro Green Luxury

Stylish boutique hotel with Arenal volcano views from every suite The flower-adorned approach to Arenal Kioro hints at the carefully landscaped 27 acres that set off this luxury boutique hotel [...]

Is it safe to drink alcohol in Costa Rica?

What you need to know about adulterated alcohol in Costa Rica The World Health Organization has reported poisoning incidents in more than a half dozen countries worldwide. In Costa Rica, the [...]

Interesting Insects of Costa Rica

From flutterbys to creepers, check out these 5 interesting insects that make their home in Costa Rica   Whether creepy crawlers are your thing or not, you have to admit that Costa Rica has [...]

20 Amphibians and Reptiles in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s great biodiversity includes an impressive number of reptiles and amphibians; if these creepy crawlers are your thing, you’ll be delighted!   Costa Rica is a place of [...]

These 8 Costa Rica Birds Will Take Your Breath Away

Birdwatcher or not, catching sight of these colorful birds will make your Costa Rica vacation a little extra special Some 900 bird species migrate through or live in Costa Rica. Birdwatchers [...]

6 Tips and Tricks for Better Costa Rica Travel Photography

Try these 6 ideas for better travel photographs of your Costa Rican vacation with your smartphone You don’t have to have specialized camera gear to get some great travel photographs on your Costa [...]

8 Amazing Animals to Spot in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s magnificent mammals will make you want to pack your hiking shoes and visit now. Costa Rica’s biodiversity is well-known, with many exotic rainforest animals that are easy to catch [...]

5 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Costa Rica

Spring break adventures for the whole family are abundant in Costa Rica! Heading to Costa Rica for Spring Break with the family, and looking for things to do with the kids? You’re sure to be [...]

Exploring Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s Northern Pacific Beaches of Guanacaste Province On Costa Rica’s Northern Pacific coastline, Guanacaste’s famous Gold Coast, life is indeed a beach. If you’re staying at Capitán [...]