Surfing with Turtles

By Guillermo Cilintano

Did you know that surfing with turtles it’s a very common experience in Costa Rica? Costa Rica is a sanctuary for different species of sea turtles, having Ostional beach in the center of the Nicoya Peninsula, its main harbor. In this beach more than two million turtles nest during the year, the Kemp’s ridley being…

How can we help clean up the ocean?

By Guillermo Cilintano

Every year in the rainy season, the beaches of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica receive tons of garbage. Beach clean-ups began as an emergency and have become a healthy custom every year. In this article find out why beach clean-ups are so necessary. The Sad Reality Not long ago, it was believed that due…

Best Montezuma Day Trip

By Carla Kagel

Montezuma is a beautiful town just 20 minutes from Santa Teresa, making it ideal for a day trip. It is characterized by its dirt roads, its incomparable bohemian flair and a vibrant cosmopolitan community. It has beautiful beaches for all tastes and many natural attractions. Among them is its famous waterfall, natural pools and magical…

Playa Los Cedros Beach

By Carla Kagel

Located south of Montezuma and a few miles from the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula is Playa Los Cedros, certainly one of our favorite beaches!   Why? Because of its natural beauty and because it is one of the few beaches that caters to a wide variety of audiences! From adults, children, singles, couples, surfers,…

7 Benefits of Surfing for Kids

By Carla Kagel

Surfing is an incredible activity that brings great benefits to kids and adults alike. Surfing has no age limit, since using the right equipment and considering the waves you can practice from very young (our children started at 3 years old, playing slowly on the board) to an advanced age like the King of Pipeline,…