Costa Rica Travel Insurance | Tico Travel

Costa Rica Travel Insurance – Is it worth getting?

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 …

Buying a Home in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

How to Buy Real Estate in Costa Rica | A Must Have Guide

  I may be stating the obvious here but buying property 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. I have been doing …

Golfing in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

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.  …

What is the best currency to take to Costa Rica

  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.  Personally ,  I use a combination of dollars and/or …

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Costa Rica Packing List | What should I Bring?

I get a lot of questions from people on how or what are the indispensable items I should put on a packing list for my trip to Costa Rica. The normal question usually goes something like this: “We are planning to visit the Osa Peninsula in the south of Costa Rica. I was wondering what the weather would be like …