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Hotel Rincon de la Vieja, Costa Rica

Hello from Costa Rica Learn A small hotel "eco lodge" where you can stay while visiting Rincon de la Vieja National park. And I highly recommend it.  Hotel Rincon de la Vieja  is located at base of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National park  This Rincon de la Vieja National Park  is located  thirty minutes northeast of Liberia.  The volc...

Chayote is Popular in Costa Rica

Hello from Costa Rica Learn. Learn about Costa Rica's favorite foods, special events,  Ann's choice  hotels, and  adventure excursions. My clients are constantly asking me, "What is the most common vegetable that Costa Ricans eat?"  Of course it is Chayote.  A small pear shaped green vegetable that grows on a vine and is finicky to grow. Eve...

What people like about a Costa Rica Vacation

Hello from Costa Rica Learn Learn about what people like to do an a vacation to Costa Rica. I am Rebbeca and my mother is Kathy.   We recently spent one wonderful week in Costa Rica.  We came primarily  for dental work.   Dr Morera Fujiwara, Alajuela..We stayed at Xinia's vacation home stay in Alajuela..then  the Arenal Volcano National Par...

Rincon de la Vieja Volcano is erupting!

Rincon de la Vieja Volcano is erupting and the ash is being felt as far northeast  as Upaula and Guatuso.  This is a big surprise to the near by residents because Rincon has been dormant since 1966. The Rincon de la Vieja National Park located 45 km from  Liberia is a very popular national park for tourists.  They come to see the unusual small...

International Day of Women Celebrated in Costa Rica

March 8 2016 is The International Day of Women-celebrated all over the world to give recognition to women's achievements without regard to culure, color, economics, or politics. In Las Pilas de Alajuela, Costa Rica, we celebrated the life of eighty five year old Lucia Murillo and her fifty year old daughter Xinia Murillo. Shown in the above Phot...