Well, this is new to me – I know Soccer is huge there, and now we have a small piece of frozen Canadiana in the Land of Pura Vida: Heredia Costa Rica Hockey Maybe there’s another stroy in the making similar to Jamaican bod sled team.
Invitation from the Reserva Playa Tortuga: We would like to invite you to participate in our SEA TURTLE FESTIVAL on Saturday, November 28th at Playa Ventanas (click for map), from 9:00 am until 04:00 pm. It will provide an opportunity for the Reserva to promote a culture that provides protection and a healthy environment for […]
With winter still hanging on, it’s a great time to plan your summer vacation escape. Vacationers usually connect “going south” with “escape winter”, yet one of the great getaway opportunities is to plan a summer vacation to Costa Rica. If you are thinking it might be too hot, think again. Being so close to the […]
We are enhancing our restaurant reviews and recommendations with videos! We’ve got two of restaurants posted so far Exotica featuring French Cuisine and Citrus featuring Mediterranean Fusion – you’ll find them both on our Video Page, along with other videos featuring the Villa and local attractions.
We’ve updated and expanded the video tour of Villa Mariposa, our mountain-side villa overlooking the south pacific ocean. Maps showing this South costa rica villa vacation location, nearby beaches and expanded visuals of the views. Video Link
After breakfast we backed up to Jaco to buy bulk supplies at the Maxi Bodega (kind of like a mini Price Club) then headed south towards Uvita and Ojochal. The highway was in great condition, and it was smooth sailing to Uvita, where we stopped off to say hello to our friends at the Dome […]
Well, we’ve arrived in Costa Rica, flying TACA from Toronto, a plane change at San Salvador before continuing on to San Jose. I must say I’m impressed with TACA (www.taca.com) – they serve Latin America with several feeder lines from Canada and the US (smart). The planes are modern, they feed you, drinks are free, […]