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Three reasons to visit Rincon de La Vieja National Park

Three  reasons to visit Rincon de la Vieja National Park located in the northern zone of Costa Rica. This huge park protects 14,087 hectares with widely ranging elevations range from 980 to 1987 meters (3215 to 6519 feet). Habitats are diverse and include cloud forest, tropical rainforest-upland, tropical rainforest-lowland and tropical dry forest. The best […]

Great Success! Costa Rica Vacation Planning by Ann

This is Nicole Goldsmith’s Testimonial. Great Success! Costa Rica Vacation Planning by Ann.  Nicole states: Ann was fantastic!  I usually plan my trips myself. This was my first experience using a travel agent.  I am usually very particular about what I want to see but don’t necessarily know the places that would best fit my […]

Starbuck Coffee’s Hacienda Alsacia

Costa Rica welcomes Hacienda Alsacia, Starbuck Coffee’s research farm on the slopes of the Poas Volcano in the province of Alajuela.  This is a six hundred acre coffee farm located 10 km. north of Alajuela, the second largest city which is home to the San Jose International airport.   Gorgeous views of verdant green coffee […]

Great Family Vacation to Costa Rica

I would like to share Tina Lane’s testimony to their Great Family Vacation to Costa Rica. She and her husband and their two sons aged ten and fourteen spend their family vacation in Costa Rica, arriving June 8, 2018 and staying eight days.  I helped Tina plan her itinerary and this is what she had […]

Freddo Fresas Restaurant Poasita, Costa Rica

My best friend Janne and I were wandering the hills of  Fraijanes, Costa Rica on a rainy Sunday afternoon.  We were looking for a Real Costa Rican restaurant to have lunch.  Actually we were thinking of spending the afternoon at http://www.waterfallgardens.com   However,  on the way up the mountain we spotted the cutest little restaurant called Freddo […]

Why I Love Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a small country in Central America about the size of the state of West Virginia in the USA. People ask me. “Why do you love Costa Rica?”  I replied.  I love Costa Rica for many Reasons.  To begin my story:  In a rural Georgia town called Columbus, located in the deep southern part of […]

Long Life In Costa Rican’s Blue Zone

What is a Blue Zone?  This term describes places in the world where large numbers of residents experience a long life, many times 100 years or older.  There are very few Blue Zones in the world and Costa Rica has one of these Blue Zones.  It is located in the Nicoya Peninsula-Costa Rica’s western Province […]

Costa Rica’s Northern Zone

Costa Rica’s northern zone has a bright future for eco tourism.  This photo  of the large tree (below) was taken in Rincon de la Vieja  National Park where one can see the true primary rainforest.  The trees have buttresses up to three meters in diameter. The sunlight almost never reaches the rainforest floor because of the […]

Costa Rica’s Northern Zone, Tourism Meca

The northern zone of Costa Rica is in the beginning phase of expanding massive ecotourism.  There are so many natural wonders in this area and it is not crowded and over run with tourist.  Now,  most everything is still in it’s natural state. Best  tours in the northern zone of Costa Rica.  ONE-The amazing Blue […]

Reasons Costa Ricans Are Happiest People in World

Costa Rica is a small country in Central America with three million citizens. They have posters in the San Jose international Airport stating Costa Ricans are the happiest people in the world. Having lived in Costa Rica, being married to a Costa Rican, I can testify, in my opinion, why this is true. Costa Ricans […]