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 ]

Short Guide for Budget Travelers in Costa Rica

Short Guide for Budget Travelers in Costa Rica

 As we know Costa Rica is a popular tourist destination in Central America and of course the prices of services rise with demand, so that is why we have to admit that is not a budget traveler’s paradise. However if visiting overcrowded tourist spots is not a necessary for your desired holiday, there are plenty of alternative excursions by which you can find the ways how to cut costs in accommodation, food and transportation. Hope this short guide for budget travelers in Costa Rica will give... [ read more ]

Main dishes in Costa Rica

Main dishes in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s cuisine is similar to any other Caribbean countries’ cuisine which means that the basic ingredients are black beans and rice accompanied with fresh fruit and vegetables. In general one would say that the countries main dishes are simple but heavy in species and in oil. Garlic, herbs and other blends season the typical dishes. In the following, we are going to list the main dishes of the country, to help you learn a little bit more about its cuisine and in order to know what to... [ read more ]