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the good shoping place,

Hello, everybody, the good shoping place, the new season approaching, click in.( ) Believe you will love it. The price is competitive.We accept any form of...more

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

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

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

Tobacon Resort and hot springs near Arenal

What a fantastic place to start our Costa Rican odyssey. Staff were extremely helpful, rooms were very nice, and the resort quiet. We could watch lava coming from the top of Arenal at...more

Costa Rica Travel Tips

My best advice for visiting costa rica is to pick at least three major destinations and visit them with your own vehicle. Costa rica is such a large country with such diversity that it...more

Make Your Trip a SUCCESS!!!

Costa RIca is an amazing country, and if you have the good fortune to go, you will be in for a treat. Here are some tipsClimate: the central valley (San Jose and surronding areas) is...more

Volcano Lodge at Arenal

Volcano Lodge (you can google it) is a great place to stay when visiting the Arenal area. Cozy, clean lodge with nice pools, great food, WiFi (depends on where you sit in the...more


If you rent a car in Costa Rica it is well worth the$8.95 a day for a GPS. The roads are very narrow and winding so travel is slow. Also watch if in San Juan,we a a tire punctured...more

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