Manuel Antonio Catamaran Cruise

If you’re visiting Manuel Antonio on your next trip to Costa Rica, you’re no doubt looking forward to spotting wildlife in the national park, doing adventure activities in the nearby mountains, and relaxing on the beach. But a trip to this area wouldn’t be complete...

Atenas: A Glimpse of Authentic Costa Rica

Not far from the bustling city of San Jose you will find the charming town of Atenas. This medium-sized town in the Central Valley offers a glimpse at local life. From a bench in the picturesque central park or over coffee at a local restaurant, you can see Costa...

Manuel Antonio Restaurant Guide

Deciding where to eat in Manuel Antonio can be overwhelming. With almost 75 restaurants tucked away in town and dozens more in nearby Quepos, knowing where to get a good meal isn’t always easy. We have been fortunate to live near Manuel Antonio for a couple of years...

Playa Arco: A Secret Beach Near Uvita

One of the best things about visiting Costa Rica’s southern Pacific coast are the many beaches that remain nearly deserted. You can pull off the highway in places between towns like Dominical and Ojochal to find only a handful of people enjoying time under the palms...

10 Daypack Essentials for Costa Rica

Whether you are hiking one of Costa Rica’s rugged jungle trails or planning a relaxing walk in a national park, having what you need readily available can make a good day that much better. Through our years of traveling and living in Costa Rica, we have done countless...