The best extreme activities in Costa Rica

The best extreme activities in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is well known for its wide range of activities offering for their tourists. It is a perfect holiday resort for those who love adrenalin and to spend their holiday not just relaxing in a pool of a hotel but doing extreme activities. Everyone can find the ways of pleasure for themselves whether that means extreme water sports, such as rafting, surfing, windsurfing or hiking up to the hills. Thanks to its beautiful climate and geography, Costa Rica is a tourist's paradise and a perfec... [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]

Tico cuisine of Costa Rica

Tico cuisine of Costa Rica

Visiting Costa Rica you may think that the local cuisine is not very interesting and large. You will find Costa Rica's national food, gallo pinto in each and every place of the country but besides the tourist has the strong impression that Tico cuisine is rather unimaginative and nondescript. The national dish made of fried rice and black beans cooked together with barely hint of onion, red pepper, cilantro and broth, containing lot of protein can be a tasty and healthy food for vegetarians. ... [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 things to know about San Ramon

The best things to know about San Ramon

The town of San Ramon is located in the Central Valley of Costa Rica, a place with amazing natural beauty and very exceptionally people. The second largest district in the province, San Ramon lies an hour away northwest of the capital San Jose, and is easily accessible by road from Alajuela city. Set amidst a dramatic landscape of mountains, San Ramon is a close-knit place with strong community ties and has a slow relaxed pace of life. This warm and beautiful town is growing and evolving int... [read more]

A short guide to the beautiful Alajuela

A short guide to the beautiful Alajuela

The second city of Costa Rica is Alajuela, however this status is possibly not right. In accumulation to having a prosperous colonial history, this city is an appealing place echoing warmness and welcoming vibe which is virtually missing from the capital. This modern city is very clean, the local people are hard-working, they do their jobs as seriously as they can. Tourists are coming in Alajuela, but this is not a ‘destination’, though it’s a suitable place if you’re flying in or out... [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 3 vehicles you can go by to visit Alajuela

The best 3 vehicles you can go by to visit Alajuela

One of the larger provinces in Costa Rica is the canton of Alajuela. It has a number of attractions, which are worth to visit. You can find here the most frequented areas from Costa Rica, example: the Poas Volcano, the Arenal Volcano and the Wildlife Refuge of Cano Negro and so on. These are just a few of the popular tourist destinations. This modern city is close to Juan Santamaria International Airport, not more than 3 kilometers. The capital, San Jose is just 18 km from the city. You can e... [read more]

Top 5 canopy tours in Costa Rica

Top 5 canopy tours in Costa Rica

One of the most incredible natural resources of Costa Rica are its lush tropical forests - they are one of the reasons why the national parks of Costa Rica are such huge tourist attractions, and a source of wonder for scientists and naturalists. The jungles of Costa Rica are wild and tangled, and if you are fresh from the city they are not the kind of place that you'd want to tackle on your own. But there is a safe and at the same time exciting way to explore the forests of Costa Rica, guide... [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]