Facts about the Fer De Lance Snake

23 Fer De Lance Facts: Costa Rica’s Most Dangerous Snake

The first time I saw a Fer de Lance I had never heard of it nor did I have any idea how dangerous it was. Luckily the friend I was with did! We were going around Costa Rica photographing birds, monkeys and the like and we were in Carara National Park when we or should I say .. he saw …

Costa Rica Quetzal

17 Incredible Quetzal Facts

Seeing a Quetzal for the first time can literally take your breath away. It is perhaps one of the most beautiful birds in the world and the settings in Costa Rica that you find them, such as a cloud forest, just adds to the beauty of this magnificent looking bird. If you have never seen one, do yourself a favor …

Surfing in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

Costa Rica Surf Map and Forecast

Its was an amazing thing to see or hear.. One minute the agency was doing business as normal and the next minute the place was going nuts! This was, back in the day, our surf report and how we would know a swell was about to hit Costa Rica. People started to call non stop and would be renting cars …

Costa Rica Hotel Guide: Tabacon Hot Springs Resort

Tabacon Hotel and Hot Springs is an amazing experience and adventure in the heart of the jungle, with the sounds and sights of flora and fauna. Enjoy the relaxing mineralized water heated by the Arenal Volcano and while exploring the hotel you will find dozens of hot springs with various temperatures, sizes and privacy. Are you ready for a luxury …

Souvenirs from Costa Rica

11 Of The Best Costa Rica Souvenirs

I’ve compiled a list of the 11 best Costa Rica souvenirs that will remind you of this magical country so you don’t have to take time away from your vacation to spend hours shopping. Here is a brief summary of what they are: Salza Lizano Coffee Chorreador Pura Vida T-Shirt Guaro, Chocolate, Hand Carved Wood Mask VIDA Blue Clay A …