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The best waterfalls in Costa Rica

The best waterfalls in Costa Rica

Ahh, Costa Rica - no doubt you've already heard about the cloud forests and national parks. People have raved about the wildlife, from sloths to ocelots. Chanc…

14 Dec 2018 • Kirsten Powley insert_drive_file Article
The most beautiful national parks in Costa Rica

The most beautiful national parks in Costa Rica

Over a quarter of Costa Rica’s landmass is National Park, which means you’re more than likely to come across at least one on your visit. Covering rainforest…

30 Oct 2018 • Jenny Cahill-Jones insert_drive_file Article
Best places to visit in Costa Rica

Best places to visit in Costa Rica

Spanning two coastlines – the Pacific and Caribbean – and filled with tropical cloud forest, waterfalls, volcanoes and peculiar, cute critters in between…

19 Oct 2018 • Kirsten Powley insert_drive_file Article
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