Entries by Erin Raub

A Guide to Costa Rican Microbrews, Craft Beers & Artisan Alcohol

In the land of sun and fun, you’ll likely to crave an ice-cold one. That’s our motto, at least. It’s true – if you’re like many of your fellow travelers, you’ll often be on the hunt for some chilly refreshment. Luckily, craft beer and Costa Rican microbrews are readily available and pairs perfectly with Costa […]

Don’t Travel with the Big Guys: 7 Reasons to Book with a Local Vacation Rental Company

As you plan your Costa Rican vacation – the Tamarindo tours you want to experience, the flavors you can’t wait to taste, the accommodations that inspire your dreams – one of the very first decisions you’ll make is all about the logistics: Where will you reserve that vacation? Usually, that decision comes down to two major […]

Breathtaking Photo-Ops for your Costa Rica Destination Wedding

There are a few must-haves when it comes to any Costa Rica destination wedding: Love. Your betrothed. Vows. And photos. Yes, you need photos. Beautiful photos. Awe-inspiring photos. Epic photos. Photos, photos, photos. Record ye all the memories. Because, part of the allure of a destination wedding is the remarkable beauty of your chosen destination. […]

7 Costa Rican Christmas Traditions for your Holidays in Tamarindo

Look out your window. If you see anything but sunbeams, palm trees, and blue skies – okay, maybe there’s a wispy cumulus cloud in there, somewhere! – then we’re guessing you’re not in Costa Rica. You’re not spending the holidays in Tamarindo. At least, not this year. But, there’s always the promise of 2020! Because, […]

Q&A: Everything You Need to Know About Costa Rica Wedding Planning

When it comes to your Costa Rica wedding planning, you probably have a lot of questions. Myriad. Many. A veritable multitude. Don’t worry – it’s natural! Wedding planning is all about the details, and the details are even more complicated when you’re planning a destination wedding. After all, there are language barriers, and distance, and […]

Property of the Month: Conchal Penthouse

Imagine with us, if you will, a private ocean-view terrace, still warm from languid rays of afternoon sun. Adirondack chairs beckon the perfect posture of partial recline, partial view-appreciation. Because oh, that view. Unfolding over Colonial-style red roofs and dense tree canopy, the vista rolls and tumbles toward the Pacific Ocean. And, there – endless […]