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Costa Rica Travel Insurance – A Helpful Guide

Before you purchase your airline tickets  and or vacation package to Costa Rica, it is always a wise decision to consider travel insurance. Travel insurance comes in handy in a variety of situations, and I’ll start by looking at a scenario and when you may not need travel insurance – so that you can better gauge when you do. If …

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Playing Golf in Costa Rica | A Guide to the Top Courses

So the question you need to ask yourself is should you be playing golf in Costa Rica while on vacation?  I mean to say that instead of playing golf, maybe you should reserve your time in Costa Rica for things in which Costa Rica is famously known for, like spotting a Quetzal in Monteverde or looking for Turtles in Tortuguero.  …

The Best Way To Use Costa Rica Currency – A Complete Guide

I am often asked about money when going to Costa Rica. These questions range from how much should I bring (very subjective) to can I use US Dollars in Costa Rica? or another variation such as, should I use US Dollars or Costa Rica Colones? The quick answer is:  Both.   I use a combination of U.S. dollars and Costa …

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How to Get Around Arenal Like a Pro – A Complete Guide

The active Arenal volcano is the main attraction in this part of Costa Rica. However it is also a very beautiful and scenic part of the country with primary forests, Costa Rica’s largest lake and several noteworthy tourist attractions. Volcán Arenal which rises 5,436 feet above sea level is the most active and no doubt the most studied of all …

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Best Things to Do in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Monteverde In Spanish, Monteverde means “green mountain” and it is one of the most interesting and most popular tourist destinations in Costa Rica. Best know for the world famous Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, there are a number of other reserves and activities in this area. For nature-lovers and birders Monteverde is a natural destination. Getting There There are no flights …