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Costa Rica and Panama both have Caribbean and Pacific Ocean coasts, as well as rainforests. While Costa Rica does a great job at preserving its natural beauty in its numerous national parks, Panama is more of an idyllic destination for those looking for beach getaways and a more bustling capital […]

Getting from Costa Rica to Panama (and return)



San Jose is the capital of Costa Rica and a transportation hub of the country. If you are looking for urban life during your vacation, staying in San Jose is a good idea. You will be close to restaurants, bars, hotels, hostels, museums and shopping centers. The advantage of hotels […]

Cheap Hostels in San Jose



San Jose is the capital of Costa Rica and an excellent choice for those who love urban life. The city is the transportation hub of the country, so you’ll be able to reach any part of the country, as well as near-by countries very easily. Staying in San Jose means […]

Cheap Hotels in San Jose





The Simón Bolívar National Zoo and Botanical Garden (Parque Zoológico y Jardín Botánico Nacional Simón Bolívar) in San Jose, Costa Rica is a must see if stuck in San Jose. The Zoo is named after the General Simón Bolívar who was famed for his escapades in South American independence and […]

Simón Bolívar National Zoo and Botanical Garden