The country of Costa Rica, known in Spanish as “rich coast,” is located close to the equator giving it a warm tropical climate all year round. Considered to be one of the more expensive countries in Central America, Costa Rica supposedly has a health care system that is ranked higher than the USA. Sandwiched between Nicaragua and Panama, Costa Rica is working to become the first carbon-neutral country in the world. This Central American country is a land without a military dedicating most of its economics in education and creating an army of teachers instead of an army of soldiers.
Slipping into the Pacific waters off Costa Rica for a snorkel is a relaxing way to spend the day. Here are the best places around Playa del Coco.
The Miravalles Volcano Tour gave us a the best overview of some of Costa Rica's highlighted activities.
Hidden in the jungles of Tenorio National Park, the Río Celeste proves time and time again that it is a favourite waterfall among Costa Rican tourists.
La Fortuna is a small city with a big personality. This tourist hot spot has some unique outdoor places that are a must-see.
Read about our trip to Ostional and find out about the prime sea turtle nesting beaches in Costa Rica.