Best Halloween Legends in Costa Rica

Best Halloween Legends in Costa Rica

Costa Rica can not be named a Halloween loving country at all due to the fact that Costa Rican people still consider it a pagan holiday. In Costa Rica Halloween it's only a good way to gouge young children with lots of candies. This is not the only reason Halloween is not an acceptable rejoicing in Costa Rica. There are many legends abounding in the country, one being more freaky than the other one, about vindictive ghouls and fierce spirits which are haunting every night. Some of these legen... [ read more ]

The Paradise of the Earth - don’t miss it!

The Paradise of the Earth – don’t miss it!

I have been in many places in the word, but I couldn’t find a more beautiful place than Costa Rica. This country surpassed my wildest hope. It is so because in the country I could find anything I wanted. Costa Rica blessed with plentiful rain forests, beaches as Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean. This country has the gorges national parks in the world. Just think about the nine hundred types of uncommon birds, the huge sea turtles, the monkeys, or of tropical fish that can’t be fou... [ 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 festivals in Costa Rica

The best festivals in Costa Rica

Traveling to Costa Rica usually includes trips into the jungle, to nature reserves, around the magnificent volcanoes or the beautiful hidden beaches of the country. But no matter how beautiful Costa Rican nature is, it can't take away all the attention from the villages, towns and cities brimming with history and culture. Old archaeological sites, interesting museums, beautiful old towns and other monuments make up a huge to-see list for any traveler interested in Costa Rican culture. But an... [ read more ]

Top 5 unusual attractions in Costa Rica

Top 5 unusual attractions in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is amazingly diverse and you could fill entire books just with reasons to visit the country, but most of the travelers who end up in Costa Rica are lured by the promise of stunning scenery, interesting hikes, nature and wildlife. But as fun as it is to spend your time in Costa Rica exploring famous sights like Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park or Corcovado, there are several other attractions that also deserve your attention despite not being in the limelight. If you wa... [ 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 ]