How to Visit Nosara Costa Rica on a Budget

Nosara costa rica

Costa Rica is known to be a little on the pricey side in terms of travel destinations. Nosara Costa Rica really lives up to that reputation. However, you don’t have to be rich to visit Nosara, have a wonderful time and experience all the beautiful coastal town has to offer. I traveled around as a … Read more

Costa Rica Packing List- All you need for your trip

Things to do in nosara

At the beginning of this year, I spent almost 4 months traveling throughout Costa Rica, with just a backpack and my surfboard. I wanted to bring enough so that I was comfortable and confident in the clothes I was wearing, but not so much that I couldn’t carry it all on my back. Without much … Read more

Rio Celeste Waterfall: how to plan the best visit

Rio Celeste Waterfall

The Rio Celeste waterfall is one of the most enchanting places to visit in Costa Rica. If you’re planning on visiting the Rio Celeste waterfall, here is everything you need to know in order to best experience the river and falls. About the Rio Celeste Waterfall The legend of the Rio Celeste waterfall, is that … Read more

Costa Rica Trip Cost

Bridge in Rio Celeste

Costa Rica has a reputation for being pretty pricey. However, it doesn’t have to be! I was able to go on tours, enjoy private rooms, go to some nicer restaurants and even a sunset cruise- for $65USD a day, including flights! Now, I know that’s a lot more expensive than the average, crazy cheap backpacker … Read more

How to See Sea Turtles in Costa Rica

Sea turtle in Costa Rica

There are multiple places in Costa Rica where you can see sea turtles. However, this post focuses on the Ostional Wildlife Refuge on the Nicoya Peninsula.  Where to see the sea turtles: The Ostional Wildlife Refuge hosts possibly the largest number of Olive Ridley sea turtles laying their eggs in the entire world. AND, it … Read more

Backpacking Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the most wonderful travel destinations in the world. Think warm waters, friendly locals, beautiful beaches, and an all-around safe and lovely country.  Not only is Costa Rica a fantastic travel destination all-around, but backpacking Costa Rica is one of the best ways to experience this tropical Central American country.  I … Read more