Posts tagged with "TRANSPORT"



02. April 2016
Many travelers in Costa Rica always ask about the rumors that the Caribbean is a dangerous place. This is a little bit of a gray area. The situation on Caribbean is the drug trafficking, but this is mainly an issue around the port of Moin or in the city of Limon where some may experiece racism from some of the local that afro-caribbean, while further south you'll reach Manzanillo and Puerto Viejo where it's laid back and rastafarian/surfer place. In the north you have Tortuguero which is a...
20. March 2016
The most visited place in Costa Rica is San Jose and only due to the airport. But for attractions and more, La Fortuna is the most visited location in Costa Rica. This has become the meca for adventure seekers and nature lovers, thus most routes will take you through La Fortuna. After La Fortuna, a popular spot is Guanacaste but stopping by Monteverde for a couple of nights. Monteverde is nice if you are a hard core nature lover and plan on cold long hikes through the cloud forest. Monteverde...
10. March 2016
The most popular time to travel to Costa Rica for most is from December to May. A time referred to as the "high season". This time is also Costa Rica's summertime. For those traveling to Guanacaste, the weather is going to be dry, since local life zone is a tropical dry forest. Trees will be in bloom, but is also during the hottest time of the year (March). Another aspect to consider when traveling is the large amount of tourist flocking to beaches and overcrowding the tours such as zip lines....
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...
05. February 2016
There are many more desserts, beverages and other goodies to try, but here are a few that will be easy for you to find:
17. January 2016
South West Airlines offers one of the cheapest flights to Costa Rica during this 2016 Spring Break. Don't miss out on the chance to visit our beautiful country. With LAR you can enjoy private transportation to the most popular tours and excursions throughout Guanacaste area. LAR take you not only to popular travel sites, but also off the beaten path to see the real Costa Rica. For those traveling from California and enjoy surfing Tamarindo, Costa Rica offers a great surfer environment and you...
10. January 2016
LAR offers travelers super shuttle options to Coco Beach or Tamarindo Beach. Those interested in just shopping, dinning and nightlife are going to want tickets to Coco Beach. This is a fisherman town that offers fresh seafood, casinos, bars, markets and wild night life. Tamarindo is the largest beach town in Guanacaste. This is a hippy/surfer town that is great for surf lessons, beach fun, shopping and dinning. Coco Beach Super Shuttle departs every 2 hours starting at 9am until 7pm. The rate...
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...
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...

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