- Costa RicaThursday 21st April - Ometepe / Monteverde
Today we left the island of Ometepe and sadly also Nicaragua.
We caught the early morning ferry at 7.30 back to the mainland and then drove for about an hour to reach the
border checkpoint Posted by Andy-Irene in Central America - March-April 2016 | Apr 21, 2016
- La Fortuna and Leaving Costa Rica
Welcome to La Fortuna!
The town of La Fortuna itself is pretty uninspiring and full of the tra Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Apr 8, 2016
- Can you get a contact buzz from the smell of roasting coffeeWednesday
16 March 2016
San Jose, Costa Rica
Good morning, good morning! I am ever so chipper this morning, blog fans, because I finally found the holy of holies: a BATH TUB! And it’s a whopper—nice and deep, perfect Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 16, 2016
- Lions and tigers and bears…almost!Monday
14 March 2016
Near Mt. Arenal Volcano
I know it’s hard for you, my adoring public, to go so long without an update from your intrepid foreign correspondent, but sometimes I’m too busy having the adventure to write Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 14, 2016
- Pajaros, pajaros, pajaros, pajaros Friday (Now technically Saturday)
11 March 2016
Monteverde Cloud Lodge
Puntarenas, Costa Rica
See what I did there? That was a little hint for those of you who no habla espanol to figure out the theme of today’s post. Are you Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 12, 2016
- Survivor: Costa RicaThursday
10 March 2016
Hotel Bosque del Mar
Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Where to begin, where to begin? Should I begin at the beginning, with the monkey breakfast? (And to be clear, I am talking about breakfast WITH monkeys, not a breakfast OF monkeys.) Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 10, 2016
- Let The Adventure Begin!Wednesday
9 March 2016
Hotel Bosque del Mar
Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Good morning, blog fans! I realize that for most of you, it’s warm where you are, which is a little dis Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 9, 2016
- T - 60 hours and counting until Costa Rica lift off!Well, travel fans, it's been a while since I've been anywhere that warranted a full-blown trip blog, so please excuse me if my witty repartee is a little rusty! But I leave for Costa Rica in a little over Posted by hidburch in Costa Rica 2016 | Mar 5, 2016
- Family Reunion @ Bahia Drake
13 months after we flew out over the white cliffs of dover, Drakes Bay was the perfect setting to meet up with Dad and Helen on their way to Cuba.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.co Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Feb 28, 2016
- Osa Natural
Our first week on the ruggedly beautiful Osa Peninsula was spent volunteering on a small project making organic body products from coconut oil harvested by local farmers. Before we starte Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Feb 9, 2016
Hasta luego Tortuguero, we'll be back...
[img=http://photos.travell Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Jan 26, 2016
- Tortuguero Dos
Making prezzies for Nehle's birthday. She is forever young and ready for a dance-off in La Culebra.
[img=http://photos.tra Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Jan 16, 2016
- Tales from Costa Rica
Time for something completely new - Costa Rica! Mark has requested this blog takes the by-line 'Mark saves Alex's life' in honour of the number of times he has had Posted by CunninghamScott in Great Scott! It's an American adventure | Dec 30, 2015
- Tortuguero - Land of the Turtles
Our arrival by boat from La Pavona was watched intently by the locals.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/725413/DSC07185. Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Dec 18, 2015
- Zipping around Costa RicaSan Jose
Getting to Costa Rica from Boquete, Panama required another early start. We were up early to a catch the 6.30am bus to David, where a connecting Bus to San Jose would be waiting for us to depart at 8.30am. Posted by nathanruth in Backpacks, Buses and Beyond | Dec 16, 2015
- Santa Teresa
Leaving La Finca for the southern beaches of the Nicoya Peninsula via the Puntarenas ferry
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.co Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Dec 4, 2015
- El Tablazo Finca Agroecologica
San Jose street art
Waiting to be picked up and taken to Posted by TeamZecca in Funemployed World Tour | Nov 24, 2015
- Costa Rica - Cahuita, San Jose Hola! Our onwards travels took us across the border into Costa Rica, with our first destination at beautiful Cahuita.
On some great advice from our friend Marcio, we booked ourselves transport from Bocas Town. This provided us with the boat Posted by denis.lynelle in Lynelle & Denis | Nov 3, 2015
- Day Thirty Seven - Puntarenas, Costa RicaAn early start to the morning as we are required to assemble for the start of the tour at 07:15. Breakfast completed by 06:30 we made our way to the assembly in the Bordeaux Dining Room, we're one of Posted by greynomadm in 2015-08 Alaska | Oct 1, 2015
- To Costa RicaI feel as if I really did not do any justice to Nicaragua or to Costa Rica. I saw merely the tourist attractions in my time in Nicaragua - volcano boarding down the active volcano was amazing, but it wasn't Posted by chasingsummer in Chasing Forever Summer | Sep 28, 2015
- Nesting Turtles, Tortuguero, Costa Rica When we planned our trip to Costa Rica we, well, we didn't. We flew into San Jose late at night, got lost on the way to our hotel, and spent the evening deciding which coast to go to. We picked Posted by UnMejorHOY in Rice and Beans, Alternative Travel | Sep 26, 2015
- Pura Vida ("Pure Life")We now bring you a shorter blog to contrast with our recent mammoth effort about Cuba.
Costa Rica is one of the most developed tourist destinations in Central America. We would have loved to explore Costa Rica for more than 4 Posted by nzdora in Team Dora explore Latin America | Sep 24, 2015
- The Mad Dash through Costa Rica...Living Pura Vida with Bugs
We left San Jose on the 9am bus. Sadly it was another full on day of travelling. This time we were heading Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 11, 2015
- Subtle Depth in the Capital of Pura Vida, San JoseWe headed to San Jose hesitant, all we had heard was how terrible it was as a city. Our reason for going was we needed to get to other places and it was the main transport hub for getting anywhere Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Aug 3, 2015
- Day 10 & Costa Rica Trip RecapMy journey to Costa Rica with my high school group under the No Barriers' Youth Company was one that I will remember for a lifetime - I can undoubtedly say that it was the BEST traveling I have ever done Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 26, 2015