Category Archives: Costa Rica

FOTO FRIDAY: ARENAL VOLCANO AT SUNSET

Every Friday I’ll be sharing a photo from someplace in my travels. This week’s photo is of Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica at sunset. Located in the north of Costa Rica in La Fortuna sits Arenal Volcano. Arguably the country’s most impressive volcano, it’s still quite an active one. Having never seen an active volcano up close […]

10 Things That (No One Ever Told You) Can Kill You in Costa Rica

Our decision to go to Costa Rica was on a whim, and apart from buying durable hiking shoes, we were not prepared. As we arrived we heard many of the locals allude to the dangers of Costa Rica, I mean, it is mainly rainforest after all, but yet, no one actually ever specified what we […]

LIVING PURA VIDA AT BLUE OSA YOGA RESORT

I didn’t know a whole lot about Central America or Costa Rica before visiting, but if there’s one thing I knew, it was pura vida. Literally meaning “pure life”, this little phrase commonly used as a greeting packs a big punch. Pura vida is Costa Rica’s namaste; acknowledging gratitude and living life to the fullest. With awareness of this phrase quickly […]