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May 2014
Waterkeepers clean water

Keeping water clean in Santa Teresa Costa Rica

“Without water, there can be no life. Without clean water, there can be no healthy life.” This is the driving force behind the worldwide environmental organization Waterkeeper Alliance. Based in the United States, the Waterkeeper Alliance aspires to protect every major watershed around the world, to advocate for every person’s right to clean water and...
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Car rental 4WD Costa Rica

Car rentals and transportation in Costa Rica

Whether you are visiting Costa Rica for your honeymoon, a family vacation, adventure tourism or eco-tourism, you will need a way to get around the country. 2Costa Rica Travel agency has the best options for transportation in Costa Rica: private transportation or driver-guide transportation, shared bus transportation, car rentals, and domestic flights. Renting a car...
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National Geographic Flag

The National Geographic Flag in Manatus Hotel

This is the only hotel in Central America that displays this special flag with a lot of pride. It was given due to the participation in the research to protect the manatees in Tortuguero, Costa Rica. This project was managed by National Geographic’s researchers back in the ’90s.  And they stayed and took the premises as...
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Standup Paddle Boarding Santa Teresa

Go Stand-Up Paddling in Santa Teresa Costa Rica

One of the best places in Costa Rica for Stand-Up Paddle Boarding is in Santa Teresa Costa Rica on the Nicoya Peninsula. SUP (Stand-up paddling) is a great all-body workout, is relatively easy to learn, and is lots of fun. Surfers started using Hawaiian-style stand-up paddle boarding as a way to keep fit when there...
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2014 Season Specials

Costa Rica low season special deals for Rincon de la Vieja

May and June – the beginning of Costa Rica’s low season – are one of the best times for travel deals. The crowds have gone home. Refreshing afternoon rains (though not every day) have transformed the landscape into a vivid tapestry of green and brightly-colored tropical flowers. And many hotels and tours are offering great...
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Surfing Caribbean Coast, image by Costa Rica Escapades

Surfing the southern Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica

Less crowded than the beaches of Southern California, Hawaii and Australia, the warm water waves of Costa Rica are a favorite destination for world surfers. And lesser known than the very-developed Pacific Coast, the laid-back southern Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica is a hot spot for Costa Rica surfing with lots of great waves. The...
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Great Green Macaw

Bird-watching in Costa Rica’s Northern Plains

If you think bird-watching is, well, “for the birds”, then you haven’t traveled to Costa Rica. The first time you see a brilliant flash of scarlet, yellow and blue fly past – a Scarlet Macaw, or the bright yellow and black with the multicolored beak of a toucan, or the iridescent flitting jewel of a...
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Las Brisas home plan, Atenas Costa Rica

New development in Atenas, Costa Rica meets high real estate demand

To the west of the hustle and bustle of the capital city of San Jose, lies the small town of Atenas, Costa Rica. The rural town of farms and coffee plantations sits on the far edge of the country’s Central Valley, where the steep mountains spill down to the Central Pacific Coast. Atenas is known...
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Hotel Punta Islita designed by Ronald Zurcher, Costa Rica

Five favorite eco hotels in Costa Rica

The lush rainforest, beautiful unspoiled beaches, and towering volcanoes of Costa Rica are some of the biggest draws for visitors to this Central American eco-paradise. But while being eco-friendly, travelers who visit Costa Rica don’t have to sacrifice comfort to enjoy nature and Costa Rica adventure tours. Here are five favorite eco-hotels that have teamed...
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Copa Teva Rafting Rio Naranjo

Whitewater excitement at the Teva Rafting Cup 2014 in Costa Rica

Whitewater rafting teams from all over Costa Rica will compete for the prestigious Teva Rafting Cup 2014 the last weekend of May at the Naranjo River near the Manuel Antonio National Park. Known as the “Copa Teva” in Spanish, the exciting rafting competition is organized by the Quepos Whitewater and Adventure Association. Starting on Friday,...
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Le Caméléon 5th Anniversary.

Le Caméléon 5th Anniversary.

We are thrilled to celebrate 5 years of vacations with you! 25% off in Superior Room 20% off for all the other Rooms And suites Additional person $30 + tax per night (not available for superior Rooms) Maximum two guests per room Until May, 2014
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Piedras Blancas National Park & Golfo Dulce

Jaguars and monkeys and whales on Osa Peninsula Costa Rica! Oh my!

Down in the very south of Costa Rica there is a rainforest you dream to see. Thankfully off the tourism “superhighway” and explored only by adventurous intrepid travelers, it is a place of rugged mountains, plunging waterfalls, free-flowing rivers, striking beaches and magnificent towering trees in dense rainforest. Jaguars roam freely, scarlet macaws soar overhead,...
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Open water Costa Rica schedule 2014

Costa Rica open water swim race at Samara Beach on May 17

There are many activities and adventures you can do on vacation in Costa Rica, but more and more visitors are traveling to the renowned Central American country for international sports competitions like running, swimming, cycling, mountain biking and triathlons. Open water swimming in Costa Rica is popular, with frequent swimming competitions held in the warm...
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Hacienda Guachipelin offers

Season Special in Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín

Costa Rica Travel Deals in Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín Season Special May, June September & October 2014 Special
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Your Costa Rica Vacation Is A Matter of Taste

Costa Rica is an amazing country with lush mountains, dense rain forests, pristine beaches and wild rivers, which make this country the ultimate paradise. Who wouldn’t like to be at a place where you can breathe fresh air secluded in a warm place with a perfect view to the beach? This beautiful country of Central...
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It´s 5:04 p.m. at Monteverde – What to Do with the Family?

Starting at 5:45 p.m. every day the real Cloud Forest’s biodiversity will capture you, the Night Walk at El Establo Mountain Hotel is an unique tour that your family must do on your vacation. Lead by experienced guides who respect and conserve the beautiful wilderness, you will be amazed by everything you will know by...
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Love Like Lava

Give a new meaning to love Every time you look for a romantic getaway things could get complicated or you could feel misunderstood, just like any relationship. We are not specialists in matter of love but, we know a special place close to Rincon de la Vieja – one of the most amazing volcanoes in...
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