manuel antonio national park

Manuel Antonio National Park Tips for a Great Visit

We've visited Manuel Antonio National Park in Costa Rica several times and have always had a great time. The amount of amazing wildlife you can see is insane! If you are thinking about visiting...
Mosquitos in Costa Rica

Mosquitos In Costa Rica – How to Protect Yourself

With the amount of news out there about the threat of Zika it's hard to not be a little wary of traveling to Costa Rica. Mosquitos in Costa Rica are a problem, but don't...
carry-on packing list

The Ultimate Carry-On Packing List

If you're anything like me, you hate long flights. To make myself a little more relaxed and comfortable while flying I rely on these 29 must-have carry-on packing list essentials to make my flying...
COSTA RICA PACKING list for men

The Complete Costa Rica Packing List for Men

Costa Rica is filled with over a dozen microclimates, which means tons of different weather! The beaches tend to be crazy hot and sticky and the mountains are cool and rainy. Of course, Costa...

Costa Rica on a Budget – 15 Money Saving Tips

I'm not going to lie and say that Costa Rica is a cheap country because it isn't. As far as Central America goes, Costa Rica is the most expensive country to travel. That being said,...
transportation in Costa Rica

Transportation in Costa Rica – A Complete Guide

Take your pick; plane, train, or automobile? Just kidding, you probably won't be taking the train in Costa Rica. However, there are several options for transportation in Costa Rica. It can be difficult to...
apps for costa rica

FREE Apps for Costa Rica Travel that You Must Have

While traveling in Costa Rica we depend a lot on our phones, especially when it comes to transportation. Over time we have narrowed down a list of our favorite must-have free apps for Costa...
travel insurance in Costa Rica

Travel Insurance in Costa Rica – Why You Need It

When traveling, you should really consider buying travel insurance in Costa Rica (or in any country for that matter). I used to always skip it because I didn't want to spend the extra money, but...