Best Guidebook for Costa Rica

Top Ten Costa Rica Guidebooks

Don't have time to read all the insightful reviews below? Just click to Page 2 for the executive summary. Selecting the best guidebook We've been traveling in Costa Rica mapping the country for over two decades and have used a LOT of guidebooks along the way.  Since it's a business expense we usually buy every edition of every title then pick … [Read more...]

Best Costa Rica Map

Top Ten Maps of Costa Rica 1. Toucan Maps Inc. publishes the best (and for 10 years in a row, bestselling) Waterproof Travel Map of Costa Rica.  It's updated yearly and includes a detailed large scale roadmap of Costa Rica's highways, secondary paved routes, gravel roads and many of the 4WD tracks plus national parks, reserves and wildlife … [Read more...]

Top 10 Things I Love About Costa Rica

Here are the top 10 things I love about Costa Rica. What's at the top of your list?

10) If you get tired of watching the sunrise on the Caribbean, you can drive to the Pacific for the sunset. 9)  There are still plenty of places where there are more monkeys than people. 8)  Arenal Volcano - It’s the only place I know of that you can go canyoning in the morning, rafting in the afternoon and hot springing at night. 7)  Have … [Read more...]