Independence Day in Costa Rica

Independence Day in Costa Rica

For every country around the world, Independence Day has a different meaning and ways that people celebrate their heritage, patriotism, and history.  Costa Rica celebrates Día de la Independencia (Independence Day) on September 15th of each year and it’s the most...
Where do we buy honey in Tamarindo?

Where do we buy honey in Tamarindo?

Honey is a sweet, viscous food substance made by honey bees and some related insects, such as stingless bees. Bees produce honey from the sugary secretions of plants (floral nectar) or from secretions of other insects (such as honeydew), by regurgitation, enzymatic...
Where is the best coffee?

Where is the best coffee?

Like other countries Costa Rica’s pride in the coffee production is no exception. The coffee from Costa Rica Is known to be very rich, completed by a whole spectrum of flavors and capturing acidity. An exquisite experience like no other. Coffee is a significant part...
Which is more beautiful in Costa Rica, sunrise or sunset?

Which is more beautiful in Costa Rica, sunrise or sunset?

  Sunsets in Costa Rica are  an experience to live on the Pacific Coast.   If you are in Costa Rica, take yourself outdoors at around 17:30 as the sun sets, turning the sky a beautiful spectrum of purple, orange, red and yellow. Remember every evening the sun sets on...
Birds of Guanacaste

Birds of Guanacaste

One of my favorite parts of all this down time is the number of animals I see throughout the day. Somedays I’m lucky enough to see birds, our monkey Jon Jon, and a couple frogs. But have you ever wondered what bird you’re looking at? I have a book with over 100 birds...
How to Be Green in Tamarindo

How to Be Green in Tamarindo

If you’re traveling to Costa Rica, you probably already know about Costa Rica’s reputation for sustainability and eco-friendliness. In case you didn’t, Costa Rica was ranked by the World Energy Council as the 2nd most environmentally sustainable...