Costa Rica

My favorite travel gems and breathtaking destinations
Tips and When to Go

Tapanti National Park

Visit the park early in the morning the clouds roll in before the afternoon.…

Hiking Through the Braulio Carillo National Park

Where there is rainforest there is rain. It's often wet in the Braulio Carillo…

Turtle Watching Season & Tips - Playa Grande - Marino Las Baulas

Playa Grande in Costa Rica on the west coast is one of the very view places…

Santa Elena Cloud Forest

The best time is the dry season from January to May. In the morning you might…

Birding in the Palo Verde National Park

The dry season from November until March. With the first rain in April tens of…

The Breathtaking Manuel Antonio National Park

Manuel Antonio is one of the best accessible parks in Costa Rica to see lots of…

Hacienda Baru a Little Gem

In general, the best time is the dry season from December to April. However, in…

Carara National Park is a Top Spot for Macaws

Carara National Park famous for breeding red macaws in the canopy. This wild…

Irazú Volcano

January to April are the best months for a visit to the Irazu volcanic crater…

Cahuita National Park

The best months to visit Cahuita are February/March until April and September,…

Tips to Spot the Quetzal in the Parque Nacional Los Quetzales

The Valley of San Gerardo de Dota is a birders paradise. There are plenty of…