6 New Costa Rica Hotels We Love

6 New Costa Rica Hotels We Love

2017 has been an exciting year for travel in Costa Rica. New hotels have been popping up, renovations are taking place, and we’ve added many more hotels to our collection. The following are four new hotels and two newly renovated hotels that we are exceptionally excited to add to our collection this year. Isa Chiquita […]

The Complete Guide to Sloths in Costa Rica

The Complete Guide to Sloths in Costa Rica

The thing about sloths is… we can’t get enough.  Despite their laziness, their slooow movements, their strange little bodies, and that fur (we’ll explain later), they are incomprehensively cute. It just doesn’t make any sense! And perhaps, that’s what fascinates us. Or maybe it’s that they always appear to be smiling at us. Or if […]

Resort Review: Andaz Papagayo Captures the Spirit of Pura Vida

Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort Review

Let’s be honest. Luxury and culture are not typically synonymous. So when the Hyatt’s new luxury resort concept, the Andaz, came to Costa Rica’s Papagayo Peninsula and successfully coupled these two uncommonly coupled concepts, our Costa Rica Experts were all surprised. And intrigued.  Before I elaborate, allow me to quickly define one of the most well […]

7 Videos That Will Make You Want to Visit Costa Rica

7 Videos That Will Make You Want to Visit Costa Rica

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video is a novel. Our Costa Rica Experts often describe in great detail the highlights of destinations and attractions, but it’s not quite the same as seeing them yourself first-hand. So while we’re still patiently awaiting the invention of teletransportation, videos are the next best thing. The following 7 videos will temporarily […]

Andaz Resort Inspires Trending Travel Bloggers

Andaz Resort Inspires Trending Travel Bloggers

In case you missed it, the recently built Andaz Papagayo Resort by Hyatt is crushing the social-sphere. Influential bloggers and Instagram personalities are posting eye-catching images of the resort all over the web. So what’s the big deal? Read on to discover how the Andaz Resort inspires trending travel bloggers. An Efficient, Minimal Design The simplistic design of the Andaz and the […]

10 Costa Rica Must-Do Bucket List Experiences

10 Costa Rica Must-Do Bucket List Experiences

For a small country, Costa Rica has a lot going on. The 12 distinct climate zones offer many unique experiences. As you begin your vacation research, it’s worth noting that some experiences capture the true essence of Costa Rica and shouldn’t be missed. Not to worry. We have compiled a list of those experiences for you. Read on […]

Meet Andaz Master Mixologist Clark

Meet Andaz Master Mixologist Clark

Cocktail Conversations with Master Mixologist Clark Jimenez It goes without saying that the new Andaz Resort on the Papagayo Peninsula has stirred things up in the little resort capital of Guanacaste. The Andaz is serving up a refreshing sense of personality and Costa Rican flair, attracting some of the top talent in the country. One […]

Exclusive Interview with Arenal Nayara’s Chef Jack

Exclusive Interview with Arenal Nayara’s Chef Jack

Behind the Scenes with Hotel Arenal Nayara’s Chef Jack If you’ve done any research on Costa Rica hotels, you’ve probably fallen upon the Nayara sister hotels, Arenal Nayara and Nayara Springs. These two luxury boutique hotels at Arenal Volcano consistently and easily make the Top Ten list of essentially every hotelier in the business. The Nayaras have mastered the […]

6 Reasons To Add Monteverde To Your Bucket List

6 Reasons To Add Monteverde To Your Bucket List

The Monteverde Cloud Forest, a little dollop of cool mist and shrouded greenery, has a truly majestic quality about it. Without a beach or volcano it’s easy to overlook, despite all its charismatic nuances. I confess, I did. But now that I’ve walked through cloud 9, I’m hooked. And I feel compelled to set the record straight. I. Love. […]

Big Five Animals of Costa Rica

Big Five Animals of Costa Rica

Move over Africa! Here are The Big Five Animals of Costa Rica for every wildlife enthusiast’s bucket list. A Costa Rica nature safari is a must for travelers in need of a change of scenery. Here is our Costa Rica Big Five. And the list could have definitely gone on… Toucans Colorful, flashy, vibrant. There are six […]

Arenal Volcano: Adventure Capital of Costa Rica

Arenal Volcano Adventure Capital of Costa Rica

For the first time traveler to Costa Rica, our experts nearly always recommend a visit to the Arenal Volcano. For those looking for an adventure vacation, it’s a must. The commanding presence of the volcano and surrounding secondary rainforest foliage is the perfect backdrop for adrenaline junkies in search of their next rush. In 2010, the Arenal […]

Top Costa Rica Adventure Tours For Active Travelers

Costa Rica Adventure Tours

Costa Rica adventure tours have a unique balance of attractions and highlights. It offers all-inclusive resorts and white sand beaches in the north, and wildlife, nature, and rainforest further south. One feature that is consistent throughout the country, however, is the opportunity for world-class adventure. This sets Costa Rica above many other one-trick tropical destinations, proving […]

7 Costa Rica Honeymoon Ideas

7 Costa Rica Honeymoon Ideas

Beginning to take the plunge into honeymoon planning? These 7 Costa Rica honeymoon ideas will set you up for your most romantic trip yet. The Honeymoon Suite at Pacuare Lodge Picture this getaway at the Pacuare Lodge: raft to a secluded eco lodge, then cross a private suspension bridge to your honeymoon suite, before enjoying an ice-cold bottle of […]

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