The first week of 2017 is gone and the reality is that every beginning is not easy. Assimilating to the changes of the new year may take a few days. Is that happening to you? At the start of a new year, many people propose goals they wish to meet in the coming year. I (Rodrigo) also made some … Read more about Blog experiment #1: Our challenge for this 2017 is: Hike The C …!
We love exploring Costa Rica during weekends (that’s why this blog exists), so we thought it would be fun to invite people to join us. We met up with some friends on a Saturday at 5:00 a.m and headed to the Bajos del Toro area. Bajos del Toro is about 1 hour and 40 minutes from San José, so it is … Read more about Breaking the routine: Del Toro Waterfall, Bajos del Toro
I have been asked about that question often. For me, it is easy to answer because the Poas Volcano is the Sunday trip that locals do since as children—at least, my mom loved to do it by bus. (You will see a lot of families doing picnics in the surrounding areas). However, I found there are … Read more about How do you get to Poas Volcano
Hey friends! How are you? I have been thinking a lot about the TEDx talks that have recently been in my country and others. Some of the most stunning topics (besides technology, of course) that I continue to see include sustainability, farming our own organic food, climate change, the support of … Read more about Support local economies through rural tourism
Wait! Is there a place called Berlin in Costa Rica? Yes, there is! Berlin hill is one of the most visited places by locals of San Ramon, Alajuela. Over 11.2km (6.9mi) and 23min are approximately the distance from San Ramon downtown to this hill, it is pretty close! However, people from other areas … Read more about One Berlin at Costa Rican mountains
Here is one of my favorite places to enjoy the typical food. It´s a rustic but very welcoming restaurant. It´s a small and rustic but very welcoming restaurant in the middle of the cloud forest mountains. One of my favorite things to do is eat.... I know there are … Read more about Typical food at Cafetería Flory: San Ramón of Alajuela
Happy New Year explorers! We want to wish you the best this year with lots of adventures, too. If you are interested in planning a visit to Costa Rica most will start with an important question: Where should I stay my first night in Costa Rica? This is a question which I receive on occasion from … Read more about Where to stay my First night at Costa Rica
Hello friends Rodrigo, reporting here! Ligia and I have been exploring new places that we have not visited before. Location: It is located in Los Angeles Sur (South), Rio Cuarto de Grecia, 11 kilometers (6.83 miles) north of the Poas Volcano located at the base of the volcano Congo. Why … Read more about How to get to Laguna de Hule