Surfing Costa Rica in August

By Guillermo Cilintano

Why Surfing Costa Rica in August is a Great Idea! August is the middle of the green season in Costa Rica, however, this doesn’t mean it’s raining all day! -that happens in October when it’s the hurricane season in the Caribbean side and we receive the rain of the Pacific Ocean. In August the south…

Nicoya Peninsula World Blue Zone

By Guillermo Cilintano

Did you know that Costa Rica has one of the five Blue zones on the planet? In this article find out what is a Blue Zone and Nicoya Peninsula Blue Zone centenarians’ secrets tips to live a healthy longer life Blue Zone, how did it begin? The concept of the blue zone was proposed after…

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…

Montezuma’s Best 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,…

Scarlet Macaws fly free again!

By admin

Many years ago the scarlet macaw used to fly freely on the beaches of Cabuya, Montezuma, Tambor and Malpaís but due to the unscrupulous cut down of trees and the illegal pet trade, the sighting of this beautiful bird has decreased until it’s almost total disappearance from the Nicoya Peninsula. That’s why we are joyful…