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The most convenient way to visit my country, or course, is to fly into one of the main airports in Costa Rica, servicing international flights. There is definitely no shortage of airlines that fly into Costa Rica, and it’s also easy to catch a domestic flight once you arrive... [More]
Visiting Costa Rica can be a life-changing trip and expose you to many wonders of nature that can’t be seen anywhere else. Use these 9 steps to help you combat stress and keep it from ruining a perfectly good trip. It’s best to follow these steps in order to have the best experience with your planning and the final trip... [More]
If you’ve ever thought about taking a Costa Rica backpacking vacation, don’t wait another year to make it happen. Start planning your Costa Rica vacation now to enjoy pura vida while you’re young. If you’ve never backpacked, now’s a great time to start working out to be at your best when you finally touch down in Central America... [More]
One of the easiest ways to get around Costa Rica is with a car rental. Nothing beats the freedom of jumping in a car and heading out on an adventure through Costa Rica! Since everything in the country is fairly spread out, it can take twice as long to get to any destination using public transportation... [More]
You love your pets so much that you don’t want to leave them, even to visit somewhere as amazing as my home, Costa Rica. Well, the good news is that with some planning and preparation, you can bring your furry friend with you on your travels!...[More]
It was hard for me to come up with this list - my home has so many great things - but I have attempted to create a few must-dos during your Costa Rica escapes! If you are limited on time and need a list that boils the country's attractions down, here are my absolute must-sees and must-dos for tourists seeking to take advance of everything the country has to offer...[More]
Hopping on a plane and jetting to Costa Rica can actually be a breeze! More than 15 airlines offer non-stop routes from the United States and Canada, so you'll have no trouble planning a vacation to my homeland. But I know travel can get hectic, even if you have a lot of options! I should know I spend most of my time traversing the Costa Rican landscape. Costa Rica airports are convenient to fly into and they can connect you to all of the natural amenities, outdoor activities and unique culture you are looking forward to experiencing on your trip...[More]
Many people who visit Costa Rica depend on rental cars, but there's no better way to explore the country than by doing as the locals do and taking public transit. One of my favorite parts of riding the bus in Costa Rica is the fact that I get to meet so many new people and hear great stories about their travels across the country. Plus, you don't have to worry about paying attention to the road when taking advantage of public transportation. You can sit back and enjoy the beautiful landscape and biodiversity of Costa Rica! Don't be scared, hop on public transportation with me...[More]
Costa Rica is quite literally a tropical paradise, with much for visitors to see and do. Although some people choose to rent a car during their vacation, many tourists opt to see the sights by bus. Not only is taking a tourist bus a great way for visitors to save a few bucks, it's also an ideal opportunity for travelers to get to know the real Costa Rica and meet the locals. Let's explore how you can get around by bus![More]
Thousands of tourists visit Costa Rica every year to see the spectacular rainforests, idyllic beaches and bustling cities of this Central American paradise. Many of the visitors choose to rent cars while they're here to set off on their own adventures through this amazing country. If you're thinking about renting a car and hitting the open road, follow these tips to navigate Costa Rica's roads like a local![More]
A vacation in Costa Rica can be the getaway of a lifetime. With so much to see and do, tourists will want to make the most of their time and see everything that this amazing country has to offer. The best way to get around quickly is by taking a quick flight. Keep reading to get the lowdown on Costa Rica's domestic airlines and travel with confidence! Costa Rica has two major domestic air travel companies, Nature Air and Sansa Airlines. Both operators are reliable and affordable. Nature Air is the world's first 100 percent carbon-neutral airline, which is great news for travelers who care about the environment! Sansa Airlines was voted the best Central American and Caribbean airline for two consecutive years by the Skytrax awards, meaning that tourists who want to get around Costa Rica can rest assured that their flight experience will be a pleasant one![More]
Costa Rica isn't all rainforests and sandy beaches. The capital of San José is one of the country's cultural hubs, and thousands of visitors come here every year to learn more about Costa Rica and its fascinating heritage. Some people take taxis everywhere, but tourists who want to experience the real Costa Rica - and save some money in the process - may want to take the bus to see the sights of this remarkable country.[More]
Manuel Antonio Playita Beach on Around Beautiful Costa Rica Tour
10 Days / 9 Nights
Starting at $960 per person
Playa Blanca on Guanacaste Escape Adventure Tour
7 Days / 6 Nights
Starting at $779 per person