Souvenirs from Costa Rica

What Are The Best Souvenirs From Costa Rica?

If you are returning from a trip to Costa Rica, you are going to want to bring back some souvenirs for yourself or gifts for friends and family. When I come back from Costa Rica I always bring back gifts or souvenirs that are typical of the country and its people. Here is are some ideas from a list of …

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

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Sick Travelling 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 …

Traveling with a Baby

Is It Hard to Travel in Costa Rica with a Baby?

Absolutely not! Traveling with a baby to Costa Rica might require a little extra thought, planning, and caution; but it can also be a rewarding and empowering experience for you and your family. It can be pretty intimidating to bring your baby to Costa Rica. As a father of a young daughter and with friends who have children, I’m always …

Best Portable Speakers for Costa Rica | Tico Travel

6 Best Bluetooth Portable Speakers for Central America [Buyers Guide]

When looking for the best portable speaker for your vacation to Costa Rica ( or any trip for that matter), make sure you follow these simple yet odd tips or else you might be in for a big shock. Portable speakers can vary greatly in terms of design and, for that reason, you should pick one based on your intended …

Costa Rica Fly and Drive Vacation | Tico Travel

What Are The 3 Best Road Trips In Costa Rica?

There is no better way to see Costa Rica then behind the wheel of a 4×4. A Great Road Trip to Costa Rica gives you the opportunity to experience different places, such as the beaches of Tamarindo or Jaco, the Caribbean towns of Puerto Viejo and Cahuita or the mountains of Monteverde and much more all on your own You …