Posts tagged with "PRIVATE"



10. March 2017
If you are staying at the Riu, you may not be fully satisfied with the beach offered to you. Maybe due to most of the sand being washed out or the fact that most of it is volcanic sand giving it a dark color. Then you have the overpopulated factor to deal with. You wanna find a nice quite, white sand beach that is at most 1km long? A great place to snorkel with no waves to it's bay like shape that block sand and offers great location for shade... it's only 30 minutes away from Riu. Playa...
05. March 2016
Local scientist say a notable increase in geothermal activity has increased at Rincon de la Vieja volcano in Guanacaste. Residents claim that ash covered their roofs and was also found in a 6km perimeter around the volcano. Ash, mud and fumerals have increase as well in the past year. Experts say that there is no danger and that most of the material falls into the crater. Trips to certain areas are off limits, but hikes near the national park are still available. Visit Rincon de la Vieja and...
04. January 2016
If you're traveling to Costa Rica this 2016, you'll more than likely be flying into Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport or LIR for short as it's international code. It was named in honor of a Costa Rican president who was in office from 1974 to 1978. This same president is also responsible for creating the National TV & Radio Systems in Costa Rica. Liberia airport is about 15 minutes from Liberia City and anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour and 20 minutes from most resorts in...
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...
26. October 2015
LAR Transports takes you to different destinations within Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Our airport transportation service takes you from LIR airport to any hotel in the area, not just Riu Hotels. Explore the map to your left to see the different locations/sites that you can visit. If you there is a location that you don't know or see on the map, be sure to ask us by writing to our email (reservations@lartransports.com).
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,...
22. October 2015
LAR Transports offers you a spe-cial kind of service that allows you to explore Costa Rica at your own pace as well as your choice of locations. This is a great option for those traveling in three’s or more. With this service we provide you a comfy van with A/C, a bilingual driver, a cooler with ice and a route of your choosing. Whether you choose to visit po-pular locations or want to go where no other tourist has gone before, you will not be stuck in large groups and can modify your trip as...
18. October 2015
Coco Beach has the Best nightlife for those at the Riu hotels or in gen-eral Coco Beach area. This a popular party town for both Costa Ricans and visiting tourists. Everything starts hopping around 10:30 pm and bars/clubs begin closing at 2am. None of the clubs at Coco Beach have cover charges or dress code. The most popular clubs that offer ladies night on Wednesday’s and Thursday’s. For sports fans that want to watch NFL or NBA games, Coconutz offers a great sports bar environ-ment with...
15. October 2015
Shopping can be found everywhere through out Costa Rica. Specially souvenir shops. However, we advise doing your shopping at Coco Beach. Why? Due to the shopping strip structure, the shops tend to have a flee market scene that allows you to haggle and negotiate at var-ious stores. Also, the stores are all concentrated in a single area pre-venting long walks during your time shopping. Stores open by 9am and close at 7pm. The 5pm shuttle into Coco Beach is recommended for those desiring to shop...
09. October 2015
For those die hard golfers, Guanacaste has 4 courses for you to choose from or do all them. Distance depends on where you are lodging. For those lodging at Riu hotels, the closest course is Vista Ridge (25 min). The rate for round trip transportation is $60 (4 golfers). Once you’ve made reservations and have the tee time, come see us at the lobby of Riu or send us an email so we can arrange your transport. These are the courses offered:  Vista Ridge Golf Course  Four Seasons Golf Course...

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