Surfing in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

Costa Rica Surf Report

More important that getting a great deal on surf trip to Costa Rica (but it doesn’t hurt) is being able to Catch the Coming Swell by being in the right place at the right time. Use these surf forecasts to some of the most well known surf beaches in Costa Rica and you’ll never miss the next epic swell. Your …

Tabacon Hot Springs Costa Rica

A Beginners Guide The Hot Springs at Tabacon, Costa Rica

Are you ready for a luxury adventure in the enchanting tropical forest of Arenal? Tabacon Hot Spring is a luxury destination with private hot springs and waterfalls. Pictures do not do justice for the experience at Tabacon, while there are many hot spring in the Arenal region of Costa Rica, Tabacon creates a luxury experience worth the mountain drive. Tabacon …

Souvenirs from Costa Rica

11 Best Costa Rica Souvenirs – Don’t Come Back Without One

A trip to Costa Rica offers breathtaking views, sparkling seas (on both coasts!), misty mountains, tropical forests, breezy warm weather, and beautiful flora and fauna. A vacation schedule full of surfing, beach lounging, hiking in the mountains, and soaking in the tropical weather leaves little time for shopping. You won’t want to forget your incredible time spent here, however, so …

Living in Costa Rica

The Challenges of Living Abroad in Central America

There is a great appeal to living abroad in Central America. Some do it for the thrill of adventure or to experience a new culture or career opportunities, just to name a few. Whatever the reason may be, it is a break from what you know and the chance to push yourself outside your comfort zone. With the advancements in …

Getting sick in Costa Rica

How to Not Get Sick in Central America

Central America and Costa Rica in particular, is an incredible place to travel! You can experience new cultures, explore rain forests or snorkel in the Caribbean and do it all on a budget! But whether you’re visiting cloud forests in Costa Rica, beaches in Belize, volcanoes in Nicaragua or backpacking across all three the one thing you want to avoid …