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...]

Best Hot Springs in Costa Rica

Tabacon Hot Springs

There are scores of hot springs in Costa Rica, but you have to know where to look.  If you prefer the luxuries of a resort style experience, you won't have to look very hard.  But, if you prefer the all natural free version, you'll have to dig a little deeper as most of them are on private property or in protected areas that don't exactly encourage … [Read more...]

Discovering Volcanoes, Jungle and Exotic Beaches

Activity Map for Arenal and Manuel Antonio

If you're planning your first trip to Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio are likely on your radar, if not at the top of your list.  And why not?  These are the most famous attractions in Costa Rica after all!  The idea behind the Discovering Volcanoes, Jungle and Exotic Beaches itinerary (hey, we have to call it something ;-) ) is to … [Read more...]

Top Ten Costa Rica Attractions & Points of Interest

Costa Rica Top 10 Points of Interest & Attractions

1. Arenal Volcano - When considering a top 10 list of the most popular attractions in Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano certainly tops the list.  Arenal is a conical volcano that had previously erupted daily from 1968 until 2010, when the lava suddenly stopped flowing.  These days, the sleeping giant looms over the village of La Fortuna, providing an … [Read more...]