COSTA RICA

Manuel Antonio Costa Rica

Guide: A road trip in Costa Rica

We have lost our hearts to the natural paradise of Costa Rica. Follow our wheel tracks on a road trip to our four favorite places in the tropical paradise. The guide has been published in...
Santa Teresa Costa Rica

Guide: Santa Teresa – the best beach in Costa Rica

Playa Santa Teresa is Costa Rica's hip and beautiful beach babe. The golden beach - with its soft sand, slender palms and pastel-colored sunsets - is a true yoga and surfers paradise. Santa Teresa is...
Manuel Antonio

Guide: Nature’s paradise of Manuel Antonio

If you ask us you cannot go to Costa Rica without visiting Manuel Antonio National Park. It is probably the smallest in the country but for a good reason the most famous. Manuel Antonio is on...
Arenal_Costa Rica

Guide: Volcanoes and hot springs at La Fortuna

Costa Rica is enriched with hundreds of volcanoes and volcano formations that rise majestic towards the sky. Bring hiking shoes and bikini and go on a true nature adventure at La Fortuna. Foto: Pixabay The most famous...
Road trip Monteverde_Costa Rica

Guide: Monteverde cloud forest in Costa Rica

Monteverde means 'The Green Mountain' but is best known as the ‘Cloud Forest’. The nature reserve is on top of a mountain range where a spectacular microclimate encloses the dense jungle in an adventurous mist. Monteverde...
Arenal Costa Rica

Travel Blog: Arenal – a volcanic flirt

"Pull up them skirts!" I shouted in frustration and shrieked at the big gray cloud just outside our cabin. It hung like a sky-high cloth between the Arenal volcano and us. Only the bottom was...
Road trip Costa Rica

Travel Blog: Road trip with breathtaking views

During our drive up to the top of the mountains of Monteverde, where we drove a race against darkness, we felt like stepping on the brake every two minutes. Not because of the poor state...
Monteverde_Costa Rica

Travel Blog: A hand full of Hummingbirds in Costa Rica

Just outside the main entrance of the Monteverde Cloud Forest one of Costa Rica's most famous attractions resides. A gallery that offers a surprisingly large but very small experience. The "Hummingbird Gallery" has an exhibition...
Monteverde Costa Rica

Travel Blog: Monteverde and the (scary) many animals

"If you just look long enough something will move". This was the advice of David – the guy we rented the jungle cabin from when we stayed in Manuel Antonio. I am sure it was not...
Monteverde Costa Rica

Travel Blog: Monteverde and a drive in the clouds

Going to Costa Rica? Treat yourself with a road trip in the mountains of Monteverde also known as the "forest in the clouds". We have left the beautiful sunny and 35 degree Celsius hot beach...
Pura Vida Costa Rica

Travel Blog: Pura Vida, yes please!

We are half way through our journey around the Latin American country, famous for its lush nature, military-free form of government and philosophy of life 'Pura Vida'. And exactly that little expression plays a very...