This month surf report brings lots of news for you

Costa Rica Surf Report by Ellen Zoe Golden

We welcome this surf report with news from this past weekend, in Dominical, the Circuito Nacional de Surf kolbi (CNS) opened its 19th season. This countrywide competition of Costa Rica surfing welcomed a lot of familiar names, but it was the up-and-comers that everyone on the beach had their eyes on—not to mention those in […]

Visit Osa Peninsula trip to Costa Rica can change your life

How one trip to Costa Rica will change your life

Sometimes people think we, at Costa Rica Vacations,  exaggerate about how one trip to Costa Rica might be a life changing experience.  So, we are sharing a Costa Rican News article  about artist Kate Rose experience when she first visited our paradise. Hope you can embrace her ideas about this special trip to Costa Rica: 1. SIMPLICITY: “To […]

How to make patacones

How to make patacones or fried plantains

Patacones are great for snacks. This recipe of How to make patacones is very easy and your friends will enjoy a great costa rican snack. Ingredients 2 green plantains. We recommend to use 1 plantain per person for an appetizer and 1 plantain per 2 people for a side dish – you can get about […]

Costa Rica in one week

The best of Costa Rica in one week by Ellen Zoe Golden

Costa Rica in one week? You’ve heard that this country, which is the size of West Virginia,  has a unique geography from many volcanoes, to forests of various elevations–rainforest, cloud, dry and mixed–and a slew of beaches on both the Pacific and Caribbean coasts. And how can you beat the fact that 3% of the […]