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National Parks in Guanacaste

Costa Rica is famous for its national parks and preserves, with a wide variety of micro climates and terrain. It is possible to experience everything from beachside jungle to active volcanic environments. 1,002 more words

Tamarindo Business Directory

Pura Vida en Costa Rica

My family and I spent the last legs of our summer in hot and humid┬áCosta Rica! Apparently, it is their winter season right now – I am afraid to know what their summers are like. 298 more words

On The Road

20 Things I Learned in Costa Rica

  1. Locals are called Ticos and Ticas
  2. You can’t flush toilet paper…like ever.
  3. There are 8 digits in a Costa Rican phone number.
  4. If the leading 3 digits of a bar code are 744, the product was made in-country.
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The Daily Apple

For many people eating healthily can be a chore. I personally struggle with it on a daily basis. When the world is filled with glorious pastries, pastas, the cheesiest of pizzas, and Big Macs, why in the world would we ever bother eating something as nutritional as a salad? 398 more words

Playa Samara

PURA VIDA- Enjoy Life

Pura Vida (pure life)- the idea of being at peace with the universe and not taking life too seriously, is what inspired this blog initially. I mean the world is a tough place to survive in, and most of the time we take things way too seriously. 1,466 more words

Live your Pura Vida

Two weeks ago I traveled to Costa Rica for the second time. I felt so blessed to be back in a country I fell in love with 12 months ago and I found a deeper appreciation not only for the natural beauty of the country but the wisdom and internal beauty of the people who live there. 599 more words