Guide to the Beautiful Tamarindo in Costa Rica

Guide to the Beautiful Tamarindo in Costa Rica

Tamarindo is located in Guanacaste Province in Costa Rica on the Nicoya Peninsula. Tamarindo is the name of the town and the district either. The beautiful town of Tamarindo itself has a population of 500 but the district is about 3.525. On special holidays and during vacation season this number can swell up to 5.000 people. Tamarindo in Costa Rica being the most developed town on the central west coast, offers tourists a great experience with its beautiful beaches, wide range of hotels and ... [ read more ]

Best Adventure Tours in Costa Rica

Best Adventure Tours in Costa Rica

Costa Rica despite is a small country is one of the most popular holiday destinations. Tourists love to visit this wonderful place because they can have a perfectly relaxed holiday but the country also offers a wide range of adventures for adrenaline lovers. It has its beautiful landscapes waiting for tourist to discover and many attractive ways to explore them. A long list of adventure tours are lined up for all ages. For real adventure seekers and water lovers there is the experience of riv... [ read more ]

The Most Popular Destinations in Costa Rica

The Most Popular Destinations in Costa Rica

Visitors going to Costa Rica have a wide range of activities to try while spending their holiday time. Some of the most popular destinations a tourist must see in Costa Rica are the volcanoes, beaches, waterfalls and cloud and rainforests. The individual destinations described below were chosen in a purely objective manner based on visitor statistics compiled by the ICT, SINAC and MINAE. For others there are no statistics and we determined the most popular by personal observation, and talking... [ read more ]

Best tips for having a safe vacation in Costa Rica

Best tips for having a safe vacation in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a very safe country: the people are nice, friendly and so honest. Any offense that happens is opportunistic, rather than connecting out-and-out attack. Two things the travelers have to be concerned about are mugging and pocket thieving. Maybe the most risky part of the country is the beach because of the tourist. Let me serve with a few advices for your safe trip: be very careful of waves and generally with ocean. Remain always around other bathers; even if you can swim, don... [ read more ]

The best museums in San Jose

The best museums in San Jose

San Jose isone of the most vibrant cities in Costa Rica, which is no easy feat considering that it has to compete with towns and cities like Tamarindo or La Fortuna. The Costa Rican capital is the country's center of culture and history, where you can learn more about Costa Rica than anywhere else. Although the natural wonders of the country are well deserving of attention, if you want to become familiar with Costa Rica's culture, learn about its ancient or modern history, or see some of its... [ read more ]

The best restaurants in Tamarindo

The best restaurants in Tamarindo

If you want to see all the best things about Costa Rica in one place, head to Tamarindo, the pride and joy of Costa Rican tourism. This small beach town is the kind of destination that lends itself to all sorts of travel, from luxury to shoestring budgets. Budget travelers who visited Tamarindo back in the days when it was still a quiet hippie paradise might complain of the touristy turn the town has taken, but even with the new shopping malls, luxury hotels, souvenir shops and massive devel... [ read more ]

Top 5 things to do in Manuel Antonio

Top 5 things to do in Manuel Antonio

Costa Rica has more national parks than many other much larger countries, and every single one of them deserves the attention of tourists interested in the country's natural beauty. But if there's one park that perfectly represents the sheer beauty and diversity of Costa Rica, then it is Manuel Antonio. Despite being the smallest national park in Costa Rica, over 150,000 people visit it every year, and it is widely regarded as one of the most stunning national parks on the planet. It is no u... [ read more ]

5 fun things to do in San Jose

5 fun things to do in San Jose

San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, is one of the most vibrant tourist centers in the country, as far as cities go. In a lush country like Costa Rica, where the national parks, beaches and volcanoes do their best to charm you out of your room and give you a taste for exploring the wild, a city has to be really great in order to get some attention, and yet San Jose manages to do that flawlessly. The exciting nightlife, many gourmet restaurants and all the entertainment venues around the capi... [ read more ]

The best tourist attractions in San Jose

The best tourist attractions in San Jose

When it comes to Costa Rica is almost seems like the majority of travelers come merely for the considerable natural beauty of the country, end end up merely passing through the country's major cities that are further away from the beaches, national parks and cloud forests. And for this reason many people only spare a cursory glance to San Jose, although the Costa Rican capital is just as worthy of attention that any other sight in the country. San Jose is a surrounded by lush mountains, but ... [ read more ]

Tamarindo, Costa Rica's tropical paradise

Tamarindo, Costa Rica’s tropical paradise

It's a well known fact that Costa Rica is a trop[ical dream, but even such places have a beating heart where you can enjoy all that Costa Rica is famous for, all in one place. Tamarindo is the tropical paradise of Costa Rica, and probably the best introduction to the country that one could wish for. This small town of about 500 inhabitants grows ten times more populous in peak holiday season, thanks to the hordes of tourists who come to enjoy the town's spectacular rainforests, surfing spots... [ read more ]