Posts tagged with "FISHING"



20. September 2016
The Tempisque River is Costa Rica's 3rd largest river and Guanacaste's largest river. It extends from the skirts of Orosi Volcano all the way to the Gulf of Nicoya. The river is 144 km in length and was used to float logs down to Chira Island to be loaded onto boats. The Friendship Bridge was built as a gift from the Taiwanese government, connecting the Nicoya Peninsula to the Puntarenas coast, significantly shortening travel time to San Jose. The river is important to many species, in...
06. November 2015
We are nearing December and the trade winds that usually come with it, affecting mainly the pacific coast. For surfers, this means great swells for surfing. These swells are so large that locals and travelers are able to surf at beaches that do not offer waves for surfing during the rest of the year. Some of the more popular beaches for surfing in the Guanacaste area are: - Tamarindo Beach: Great beach for begginers (surf lessons) - Avellanas Beach: Large waves, beautifull beach. Surf...
29. October 2015
Coco Beach
Playas del Coco is located in the province of Guanacaste on the North-Pacific coast of Costa Rica just about 30 minutes from the Daniel Oduber International Airport. Playas del Coco is among the most well-known beaches in the country and just as popular for local week-enders as it is for backpackers and tourists in the close by hotels of the area. Before all this is because of its great weather during almost all year. Most of the Guanacaste province is located within one of the most important...
23. October 2015
Costa Rica is a great place to go ocean fishing. Taking the Coco Beach shuttle is an excellent way to find a boat captain that will take you inshore or offshore fishing. Once you've found the right captiain, LAR Transports can take you to the dock at the time appointed by you and the captain. Fishing season is decent at the moment. Rains are hitting the coast on account of effects due to El Niño, which then floods rivers creating fishing spots for Mahi Mahi (Dorado), Rooster Fish, Amber Jack,...