Costa Rica Summer Weather

Costa Rica lies at the southern end of Central America near the equator, so it’s “summer” weather is a lot different than what you’d find in more temperate latitudes like the United States or Canada. In addition, the weather in Costa Rica varies dramatically as you transit from the eastern Caribbean coastline to the western […]

10 Reasons to Choose Costa Rica Over Hawaii

When you’re ready to enjoy gorgeous nature, marvel at exotic wildlife, participate in exciting outdoor adventures, and surf some of the best waves in the world, it can sometimes be difficult to know whether to choose Hawaii or Costa Rica for your next vacation. Although both destinations are popular, we would definitely recommend Costa Rica […]

5 Tips to Find a Great Surf School in Costa Rica

People come from across the world to enjoy surfing in Costa Rica thanks to the country’s spectacularly beautiful nature, warm waters, and an abundance of big swells that are ideal for surfers of all ability levels.  Whether you’re an experienced pro or a first-time beginner, here are five tips to find a great surf school […]

Eco Tourism in Costa Rica – What You Need to Know

Home to the most varied and dense biosphere on the planet, Costa Rica is the best place in the world to enjoy an ecotourism vacation. Indeed, over a quarter of Costa Rica’s territory is in the form of national parks, wildlife reserves, and protected conservation areas, so there is a lot of wild, pristine nature […]

Costa Rica Recognized As the Best Destination for Surfing

This year, International Living magazine rated Costa Rica as the best destination for surfing in the world. A combination of great weather year-round, fabulously verdant landscapes and big swells make surfing a magical experience in Costa Rica.  According to International Living magazine, Costa Rica gained the top spot because it offers everything that surfers look for, including unpolluted […]

5 Highlights of Costa Rica’s Green Season

For visitors more accustomed to North America’s annual progression of four distinct seasons, the weather in Costa Rica can be somewhat confusing. Instead of a period of very cold temperatures and snow (winter) that transforms into a period of hot temperatures and more sunshine (summer), Costa Rica has just two seasons, often called the “dry” […]

Playa Manuel Antonio – One of the top beaches in Costa Rica and Central America says TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor, the world’s most popular user review site for travel destinations, has recently declared that Playa Manuel Antonio on Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast is one of the Top 10 Beaches in Central America. Coming in at the number two position, TripAdvisor described Playa Manuel Antonio as a “gorgeous beach” with a gentle tide and warm […]

Why You Should Choose Costa Rica Over Mexico For your Vacation

Costa Rica vs Mexico You know you want to go abroad for your next vacation, but how can you decide where to go? Both Mexico and Costa Rica have a lot to offer, but once you know what Costa Rica has to offer, there’s really no choice. Mexico is America’s next-door neighbor, and more than […]

Costa Rica in June

June is one of the best months to visit Costa Rica. Falling at the beginning of the “low” season, June is a great month to visit Costa Rica if you want to avoid the crowds. In terms of weather, June is when the “green” season begins, a period of overnight storms and occasional afternoon downbursts […]