Immensely rewarding and spiritual experience watching leatherback and green turtles nest on the beach. You won’t get this on an organised tour.
Tamarido is known as a surfers’ paradise, but there is plenty of fun to be had in this sleepy beach town.
How to spend two days in Monteverde Cloud Forest and trying some adventure activities in this part of Costa Rica.
Costa Rica’s eastern coast, along Caribbean sea (part of the Atlantic Ocean) is calm, relaxed and relatively free of splashy tourist spots. Perfect to hang out, swim, watch birds, and do nothing!
Costa Rica | Travel stories | Photo gallery San José (san ho-say), the capital of Costa Rica, is the geographic, political, and cultural hub of the country. With it’s location at the centre, you’ll invariably pass through San Jose to get from anywhere west to anywhere east. Things to do in San Jose I’ll be […]
One of my lifelong dreams has been to backpack in Central Asia, on routes that ancient caravans took along the Silk Road, travelling along paths carved through desolate deserts, vast grasslands, and soaring mountains, places where the Western civilizations met the Eastern.
I travelled to Costa Rica for two and half weeks last Spring on a last minute completely unplanned trip. It ended up being lot of fun as we explored the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the country and some of the central highlands as well, eating more than just rice and beans. Read on!
I stood at a road intersection for 30 minutes, waiting for a ride. Then I saw some girls walking in the opposite direction, so I greeted them. They agreed to help me out and guess what, within minutes a pickup truck stopped and the young driver agreed to drive me to India, confessing later that the only reason he agreed to take me was to please the girls.
A layover in Copenhagen well spent exploring the city and checking out some historic sights in the downtown core. Some helpful tips to plan your visit.