Entries by Erin Raub

Property of the Month: Casa de Luz

Welcome to oceanfront Casa de Luz– the House of Light, Playa Langosta’s luxury jewel, and the most eco-friendly Tamarindo vacation rental. This solar-powered, on-the-sand, luxury home is the superlative of superlatives: The closest high-capacity Tamarindo vacation rental to downtown. The only beach villa where every sleeping and living space faces the Pacific Ocean and the sunset. […]

Spotlight On: Ibis Condos at the Tamarindo Preserve & Langosta Beach Club

For most homes, an address goes something like “### Mountain View Ln.” At Ibis Condominiums, it looks more like, “the exclusive gated community at the crossroads of the Tamarindo Preserve and the Langosta Beach Club.” Granted, that’s partly due to Costa Rica’s famed absence of bonafide street addresses. But, it’s mostly because it’s such an […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Costa Rica Destination Weddings

Planning your wedding is Costa Rica is a bit like gliding down a slip-and-slide rabbit hole: You fall hard and fast, often flying past details, information, and tidbits you’d like to return to later. It’s easy for one of those must-knows to fall through the cracks. So, we’ve pulled together five easily missed, but important […]



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. […]