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first time visit to Costa Rica

My wife and I are planning a trip to CR in April (our first visit). We are stating in a small property called Pachamama near Punta Uva. We have the usual trepidations about San Jose and...more

user review | Hotel: Tabacón Grand Spa Thermal Resort, La Fortuna

Tabacon was great in 2005!

Most beautiful surroundings, gorgeous natural hot pools, the rooms done with beautiful wood, sitting on the deck watching the lava flow at night! It was an experience that I want to...more

user review | Eating: Dragonfly, Playa Tamarindo


i hate this hotel it smells like died fish and amani agrees with me   more

Enjoy summertime in the Caribbean

Summer in the Caribbean starts in September and runs through October, the best months to visit this tropical paradise of sun, corals, crystal clear warm waters and huge waves.The...more

Private Villas ?

I am looking at all inclusive villas in El Ocotal, in Guanacaste. Many of these are private rentals. Has anyone had experience with this sort of thing in CR? Are they for real, is...more

Germans in Costa Rica

When driving to Arenal from the lakeside highway you'll see MANY signs directing you to a "German Bakery." Do yourself the favor and make the stop. While its strange in...more

Driving to Monteverde

If you've rented your own vehicle, which I suggest if youíre brave enough to tackle the non-existent traffic laws, spend the extra bucks and get an SUV when traveling to...more

What's upstairs at Pancho Villa's?

Unless you're looking for lovin' in all the "pay-for-it" places, don't go up the stairwell at Pancho Villas. Jaco Beach is a beautiful place to visit and the...more

No hot water? No problem!

If youíre staying in San Jose or most areas on the western coast, donít be deterred if a hotel does not have air conditioning or hot water in rooms. Chances are youíll be looking...more

Save some money to leave the country!

Make sure you hold onto enough money to leave the country. Costa Rica charges a "Departure tax/fee" that has increased throughout my years of traveling there. It's...more

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