Santa Teresa, Costa Rica is often called the country’s best surf destination thanks to its consistent waves forming on a point break. Surfers flock here year-round to hit the waves, and because of this, Santa Teresa boasts a laid-back, surfer town charm that appeals to visitors of all types and ages. It’s the biggest town
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Monteverde is home to Costa Rica’s oft-photographed cloud forest, a place that absolutely must be explored while you’re in the country. An old-growth forest that has been left untouched by development has made a perfect home for countless species of butterflies, tropical birds and rainforest mammals that you may never see anywhere else. Monteverde is
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Known mainly to local surfing enthusiasts, Playa Samara is the best beach in Costa Rica, according to TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards in 2013, and others say it’s the safest beach in the country as well. Either way, the sand is white and the water is clear and has great spots for swimming and fishing, and
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Usually, when a bar says happy hour, it means one hour of decent prices on drinks. Well, how about 8 hours of happy hour, every day? Zi Lounge in Guanacaste province’s party central, Playa del Coco, is that kind of place. And those decent drink prices? They’re awesome, with beers for less than $2, margaritas
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One of Costa Rica’s newest planned, gated communities is Las Catalinas on the beautiful Pacific coast, near the town of Playa Danta. In fact, Las Catalinas is so spectacular it’s been called “one of the most beautiful new towns in the world.” Offering palatial beachfront homes and luxury condominiums with expansive ocean views to take
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The Four Seasons Resort on the Papagayo Peninsula on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast is often called the most elegant hotel and beach resort in the entire country and is renowned internationally for its supreme level of service, fine dining, beach club atmosphere and A-grade amenities. It starts with the valet parking when you first arrive
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Luxury vacation rentals are at their absolute best at Reserva Conchal, at the doorstep of one of Costa Rica’s nicest beaches and with access to all the activities and amenities to make your trip exceed your standards. The secluded vacation rental homes in Reserva Conchal were all uniquely designed to fit in with the naturally
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Luxury vacations are just the beginning of what you can find at Hacienda Pinilla, an exclusive community just a few minutes from Tamarindo. Here, you can challenge yourself and friends on an 18-hole Mike Young-designed golf course of international caliber, play on the sand and splash in the waves of arguably the nicest beach in
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If you’ve ever wanted to hold a baby monkey and also give back toward helping the environment and the habitat of some at risk animal species, you have to visit the Monkey Park Foundation in Costa Rica. Here, you can get up close with and learn more about animals who are in danger in Costa
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Costa Rica’s natural protection area for caimans, howler monkeys, birds, lizards, turtles and more is set on 25,000 acres of grasslands, rainforest, marshes and three rivers, close to the impressive Arenal Volcano. On the lazy rivers, caimans bask in the sun during the day as the howlers play in the branches above, and you might
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Rio Celeste, or Celeste River, is a natural place of beauty that should not be missed on your trip to Costa Rica. Here, gushing waterfalls cascade off lush green ledges and into calm pools below, ideal for swimming among chirping birds and the best scenery any tropical rainforest has to offer. What really sets Rio
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Over the course of 70 million years, rainwater progressively carved into limestone formations under Barra Honda Peak, creating a cave system today that is one of Costa Rica’s most underrated natural sights. Barra Honda National Park’s cave system has, even today, only been discovered about halfway, but scientists have found bizarre species living in the
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