Posts In Category

Hotels

Hotels

Hotel Perico Azul, located at the southern end of the main drag in Jacó, has been named one of TripAdvisor’s 25 most popular budget-friendly hotels in the world. This is a surfer-friendly, adults-only establishment that offers simple, clean, colorful accommodations near the beach for around $30-$60 a night. Read more:

Read More
Hotels

Travelers from around the world are starting to discover the wonders of Rio Celeste. The river’s stunning shade of blue, hiking trails, waterfalls, and wildlife have proven a great draw. But this doesn’t have to be a day trip. Rio Celeste Hideaway brings glamor and luxury to Volcán Tenorio National

Read More
A young woman sells flowers in a market in Costa Rica.
CultureHotels

There has been some ballyhoo about the members of U.S. reality-show royalty arriving in Costa Rica and setting up their reanimated plastic corpses at Papagayo Peninsula’s Villa Mazu. The price per night? Twenty-three thousand dollars. Towards the other end of the spectrum, I’ve rented a furnished studio apartment near downtown San

Read More
HotelsPhoto of the Day

For direct access to Manuel Antonio – one of the most beautiful beaches in the world – at an affordable rate, go straight to Hotel Verde Mar. This isn’t awe-inspiring luxury. Instead, it’s a wonderfully friendly staff, reasonable accommodations, and a gate that leads right to the beach. For proles

Read More