Types of Accommodation in Costa Rica

Types of Accommodation in Costa Rica

Visiting Costa Rica you don't have to be afraid of finding a place to stay, most towns have a wide range of places for your accommodation. Even the smallest locations have their lodgings. Prices for accommodation in Costa Rica are higher than in other Central American countries. Hotels are the larger places to stay in Costa Rica. Those tourists who can afford a higher price for an accommodation will have dozens of large and comfortable hotels to choose from, offering all types of activities f... [ read more ]

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 ]

The best “must do” activities in Costa Rica

The best “must do” activities in Costa Rica

Costa Rica's “must do” list is much longer than you should imagine, you need to do more than a few day visit to try most of activities. The country provides a wide range of programs for all ages, starting from the little ones, throughout the youngsters, until seniors. Costa Rica is one of the best holiday resorts for those who just need relaxation enjoying the beautiful landscapes, sunbathing on the gold sand and bathing in the sea. The list of must sees is longer than your arm, but all t... [ 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 views in Costa Rica

The best views in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is blessed with incredible natural beauty, and there are few other countries on the planet where you can see wonders that compare to the volcanoes, beaches and cloud forests of Costa Rica. Some people  come to Costa Rica to hike, bike and be active in general, but being attracted to the pure natural beauty of Costa Rica is not a bad reason either, quite the opposite. Finding places with beautiful views is easier in Costa Rica than perhaps any other country in Latin America,whethe... [ read more ]

Solo travel tips in Costa Rica

Solo travel tips in Costa Rica

If you decide to travel to Costa Rica, there at two options: travel in a group, on a tour package, or travel independently. If you decide to travel on your own, without the restrictions and timetables of an organized tour, you might ask yourself the question whether Costa Rica lends itself to solo travel. If you are traveling with friends or family, it's easier to share responsibilities, swap ideas and keep each other company, but what's to do if you are the the type to travel solo? Fortunat... [ read more ]

5 essential travel experiences in Costa Rica

5 essential travel experiences in Costa Rica

There is no shortage of things to do in Costa Rica, whatever your interests might be, but like in all countries with a very distinctive cultures, some things just must be seen and done if you want to be able to say that you've truly seen Costa Rica. You can't visit Japan without tasting the sushi, or visit Thailand without a romp on an island beach, but what is a traveler to do when in Costa Rica? Granted, the volcanoes and cloud forests are definitely on anyone's Costa Rican bucket list, bu... [ 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 ]

Top 5 historical attractions in Costa Rica

Top 5 historical attractions in Costa Rica

Costa Rica's attractions are many and varied, but a lot of people visit it for its natural beauty and opportunities for various sports. Surfers and swimmers (as well as people who just want to relax) are drawn to the beaches, while adventurers and nature lovers explore the many national parks. However, if you are a history buff or just want to learn more about Costa Rica's culture, you will definitely want to take a look at some other kinds of sights as well. There are more than enough monum... [ read more ]

Top 5 things to do in La Fortuna

Top 5 things to do in La Fortuna

The Arenal Volcano is one of the most popular sights in Costa Rica, and many nature-lovers from all over the world visit this beautiful area. And if the Arenal Volcano is your destination, then you will most likely pass through the town of La Fortuna, a small community near one of the most threatening and active volanoes in Costa Rica. Although the lava of Arenal is not likely to reach La Fortuna, which is located 15 kilometers from the volcano, living in the shadow of this fire and ash spew... [ read more ]