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Here´s a recent article on Costa Rica´s southern Caribbean coast. It captures the unique vibe of the area, expat, hotel accommodations, restaurants, etc. Make we want to head out there again! – Andres

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Almost a decade ago, Erin Van Rheenen left her life in San Francisco and moved to Costa Rica. Exploring every back road of her new home, she spent over a year traveling and researching the first edition of Living Abroad in Costa Rica. Many publications and individuals have praised the

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Almost a decade ago, Erin Van Rheenen left her life in San Francisco and moved to Costa Rica. Exploring every back road of her new home, she spent over a year traveling and researching the first edition of Living Abroad in Costa Rica. Many publications and individuals have praised the

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The other day I got the chance to go whitewater rafting with Costa Sol Rafting, which offers rafting tours on two different rivers in Costa Rica. I had heard that Pacuare River, which we would raft that day, is one of the best rivers for rafting in Costa Rica, so

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Editor’s note: Anka Matthies, CR Traveler‘s jack-of-all-trades intern, offers this report: This past Monday, I went on an all-day adventure trip. After meeting the tour operator Authentic Adventure Eco Tours in San Josí and waiting for quite some time, we eventually boarded the tricked-out Land Rovers and headed out of

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I’m heading out tomorrow for an all-day adventure, starting with tricked-out Land Rover that will take us to the Laguna Hule. Even though I’ve been traveling the country for almost eight years now, I’ve never been there. There is something relaxing about exploring Costa Rica’s countryside, where the urban chaos

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Costa Rican sculptor Francisco Mungéa is working on a series of six sculptures that pay tribute to the many stray dogs that wander the streets of San Josí. The sculptures will be up beginning Octuber 17th on the south side of the Mercado Central in downtown San Josí. I’m looking

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The popular Caribbean destination of Tortuguero (whose names comes from tortuga, or turtle), is in the middle of a successful nesting season fo the green turtle. This large sea creature is in danger of extinction. However, the number of nesting sites is up this year, giving researchers hope that the

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