Costa Rica Recycling

How Does Costa Rica Recycle its Plastic?

Recycling has had an increasingly large impact on everyone’s lives over the past few years, as nations worldwide push to recycle more and more waste, rather than just let it pile up in landfills. One of these countries is Costa Rica, which is constantly improving its efforts to increase the size and scope of recycling. The Recycling Basics in Costa …

What To Do in Costa Rica During The Rainy Season

Every year from June through November, Costa Rica converts from a sunny tropical paradise to a gray and gloomy wetland, and though the sometimes the rainy season can been uncharacteristically dry, this sunny weather is unlikely to last. While much of the country may be slowly descending into a drizzle, there are still plenty of things to do in Costa Rica …

Visiting The Small Museums of Costa Rica

Once upon a time, museums were fusty-looking collections in glass cases with, perhaps, a few life-size stuffed wild animals or mannequins displaying strange foreign customs. Today’s museums in Costa Rica serve different functions, such as preserving the past, instilling pride in one’s culture, safeguarding traditions, providing teaching tools to complement classroom learning, and disseminating information through activities and publications. Not …

How to Use Money in Costa Rica

10 Tips On How to Handle Money While Traveling in Costa Rica

When traveling to Costa Rica, travelers ask should carry cash, or use credit cards and ATMs? All these options are available in Costa Rica for accessing cash, and paying with credit cards or money while traveling, but which one is best? It’s as safe to carry cash, either colones or dollars in Costa Rica as it is to carry cash …

Spanish in Costa Rica

What is The Best Way to Learn Spanish in Costa Rica?

The best way yo learn Spanish in Costa Rica is through a complete immersion language program from the university of Costa Rica or living with a family in a small rural town. When I was younger and was given the opportunity to learn Spanish in Costa Rica, I did not hesitate for a second. There was not a lot of …