The Best Things to do at Manuel Antonio

Best things to do at Manuel Antonio

TopTen Quick List: Espadilla Beach | National Park |  Zipline | Fishing | Surfing | Hidden Beach | Rafting | Waterfalls | Damas Island | Sunset With beautiful jungle lined beaches, exotic wildlife, and a seemingly endless list of adventure activities, it's no wonder why Manuel Antonio is Costa Rica's most popular beach destination!  Imagine a … [Read more...]

Best Things to do at Arenal Volcano

Things to do at Arenal Volcano

TopTen Quick List: Hot Springs | Rafting | Canyoning | Hanging Bridges | La Fortuna Waterfall | Safari Float | Cerro Chato | Arenal Volcano Hike | Venado Caves | Lake Arenal The most difficult part of writing a top 10 list of things to do at Arenal Volcano is limiting it to only ten!  There are so many activities, points of interest and … [Read more...]

Top 10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Costa Rica Vacation

Enhance your Cost Rica vacation

Are you looking for ways to save money and get the most out of your Costa Rica vacation?  Well we have a deal for you!  It's a free article on some of the best tips I have after traveling Costa Rica for the last decade.  Enjoy and of course, please leave comments at the bottom for any advice you can share with your fellow travelers. Transfer from … [Read more...]

How to Save $100 a Day on Your Costa Rica Vacation & Improve It

Skip the all inclusive Costa Rica resort

All inclusive resorts are great!  You know that you'll have buffet food and local drinks included in the price.  You know what your room will be like as you've stayed at other all inclusive chain resorts.  You know to expect the pool aerobics at 9 am and the congo line will liven things up at around 1 pm.  You know your bottom line ahead of time … [Read more...]

Should I Rent a Car in Costa Rica?

Driving in Costa Rica

If you're planning your vacation it's fairly likely that you're questioning whether or not to rent a car in Costa Rica.  On one hand, you have the freedom of driving your own vehicle, on the other, you have the responsibility that comes with it. Rental car versus chauffeured transfers There is a solid tourism infrastructure in Costa Rica, so … [Read more...]