Territorio De Zaguates

I first heard of this place from an online video floating around on Facebook and I immediately knew I was going to have to check it out before I left Costa Rica. Costa Rica does not believe in the euthanization of animals (specifically dogs) and it is considered illegal there. Territorio De Zaguates, also known … Continue reading Territorio De Zaguates


Monteverde Cloud Forest

The Monteverde Cloud Forest is located in the Puntarenas and Alajuela Provinces. This was the very first national park I had visited after being in the country for about a week. I was blown away by how dense the forest was and the fact that it does hold true to the name cloud forest because … Continue reading Monteverde Cloud Forest

Understanding the Pura Vida Lifestyle

Pura Vida literally translates to, "Pure Life," in English. When you go to Costa Rica you begin to feel the, "slow down effect." Everyone is on what they call Tico Time and time is only a figment of our imagination sort of vibe. It is the idea that this life is beautiful and should be … Continue reading Understanding the Pura Vida Lifestyle