Costa Rica Travel Insurance | Tico Travel

Is Travel Insurance Required For Costa Rica (Updated)?

Due to Covid-19 travel insurance is required for Costa Rica.  Insurance must cover expenses for accomodations and medical expenses for being quarantined. Without this, no one will not be allowed to enter Costa Rica. There are many other factors in determining if you need additional Costa Rica Travel Insurance and if so what type of coverage. It is important to …

Buying a Home in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

How to Buy Costa Rica Real Estate For Foreign Buyers

I may be stating the obvious here but buying real estate in Costa Rica is no longer a secret and the rules on how to buy Real Estate are very different in Costa Rica then in the US. Unless you know the rules, or someone that does, you are at risk to make a costly mistake. In this post, about …

Golfing in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

Golf in Costa Rica | A Guide To The Best Courses

In Short, the best golf courses to play in Costa Rica are the Cariari Country Club, Parque Valle de Sol, La Iguana Los Sueños Marriott, Reserva Conchal, Hacienda Pinilla and The Four Seasons Golf Club  However,  the question you need to ask yourself is should you be playing golf in Costa Rica while on vacation? I mean to say that …

Costa Rica Currency

What is the National Currency of Costa Rica?

The Costa Rica national currency is called the colon and has been used since 1896. Each decorative bill features a unique design, highlighting local wildlife, an historical figure, and a Costa Rican ecosystem. It is used combination with the US dollar in Costa Rica. Colones are used in rural areas, food and craft markets and government institutions. I am often …

Packing for Costa Rica

What To Pack for A Costa Rica Vacation

I get a lot of questions from people on how or what are the indispensable items I should put their packing list for a trip to Costa Rica. After traveling to Costa Rica for over 20 years  you should have a lot of confidence with this Costa Rica travel packing guide. To begin to know what to pack, it’s important …