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An afternoon in the cloud forest of Savegre

hace 3 años

The only thing I could hear inside the mountain of San Gerardo de Dota was the river, the birds, and our steps on the wet leaves; we are submerged in a cloud forest and here the rain falls whenever it is necessary.


How to get your best night’s sleep away from home

hace 3 años

Sleeplessness affects a large portion of travelers around the world. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, a trip that costs you your sleep can harm your health.


10 Best Things to Do in Nosara

hace un año

Known as a surfing and yoga hot spot, it’s easy to see why the beautiful beaches of Nosara, Costa Rica are touted as one of the best places in the world to visit … and the healthiest!


12 Things to Know About Rainy Season in Costa Rica

hace 8 meses

Located within the tropic zone between 8˚ and 11˚ north of the equator, Costa Rica has two major seasons – “summer,” or the dry season from December to April, and the rainy season from May to November.


15 reasons to put Costa Rica at the top of your travel list

hace 2 años

After a year or more of being largely housebound, when we finally come out on the other side, our “first trip” out of the country will feel extra special, a celebratory antidote to the sadness and the many, many months spent chilling at home. Written by Time Out. Paid for by Essential Costa Rica


3 Reasons Why Costa Rica’s coffee is some the World’s Best

hace un año

Currently Costa Rica is ranked between the highest exporters of premium coffee beans of the world. Sharing the privilege with countries like Brazil, Colombia, Vietnam and Nicaragua. But ¿How did we managed to get so good at it?

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