Monteverde Hotel Belmar | Tico Travel

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 …

Room at the Grano de Oro Hotel | Tico Travel

7 Best Hotels and Lodges in and around San Jose

I am often asked what hotel or lodge would I recommend staying at in San Jose? Why am I asked this question so often? Because, if you are flying into and out of the San Jose Airport, chances are you are going to have to spend a night or 2 in the capital and there are plenty of options out …

Hotels in Costa Rica | Tico Travel

A Guide to Best Hotels on the Costa Rica Caribbean Coast

The Caribbean coast has a completely different look and feel as compared to the Pacific and so do the hotels. The road from Limon to Manzanillo is lined with gorgeous and uncrowded beaches and the area extends from the main port city of Limon and goes all the way south to the Panamanian border. Along the way you will pass …

All Inclusive Hotels Costa Rica | Tico Travel

The Top All Inclusive Costa Rica Hotels and Resorts

Sometimes I  just prefer to stay in a all inclusive hotel instead of the “a la carte” places in Costa Rica. For me, it just makes for a more relaxing vacation when I can just sit and chill for a while and not be concerned about anything.  The ones that I have listed in the Guanacaste area do not require …

Frequently Asked Questions aboout Travel To Costa Rica | Tico Travel

Answers To All Your Questions about Travel to Costa Rica

Over the 25 plus years that I have helped people traveling to Costa Rica, I am often asked variations of the same questions consistently. Therefore I have decided pick out answers to the most frequently asked questions about going on a vacation to Costa Rica for example, do I need a power converter?  What currency do I use?  Do I …