Costa Rica Vaccinations

Do I Need Vaccinations For Costa Rica?

Costa Rica is known for its beaches, jungle and fun activities . It has become famous for being one of the best places to go to on vacation or to live. However, there are some vaccination precautions that you should be aware of before going in order to reduce the risk of having any problems while in Costa Rica whether …

Safety in Costa Rica

13 Tips for Staying Safe in Costa Rica

Being in the wrong place at the wrong time can happen to anyone whether you are at home or traveling some place in the world and Costa Rica is no exception. People come to Costa Rica for a vacation and tend to let their guard down. Even though the people of Costa Rica are very friendly and very inviting you …

Costa Rica Weather

What is the Weather like in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica’s diverse weather and climate is connected to its ecological diversity. On a recent trip from Drakes Bay iin the south of Costa Rica to San Jose, the weather we encountered was sunny blue skies in the morning accompanied by the tropical heat and on the boat ride to Sierpe we road through a large, but short lived downpour …

Travel Guide To Carara National Park – Costa Rica

Rainforest exploration doesn’t come any easier than at Carara National Park, 20 kilometers south of Orotina and beginning immediately south of the Tárcoles bridge. Carara is unique in that it lies at the apex of the Amazonian and Mesoamerican ecosystems—a climatological zone of transition from the dry of the Pacific north to the very humid southern coast—and is a meeting …

How To Plan A BirdWatching Trip to Costa Rica

Costa Rica is known as a Central American country with rugged trails, incredible coast lines and lush rainforests. There are beaches, volcanoes and jungles filled with over 900 different bird species which makes up 10% of the world’s population. There are over 50 hummingbird species alone, 6 different types of toucans and 17 types of parrots! Whether you are an …