Entries by Erin Raub

Destination Overview: Tamarindo Travel Guide

This Gold Coast mini-metropolis is one of Costa Rica’s hottest tourism hotspots, packed with everything from golden sand and cerulean sea, to incredible restaurants and hopping nightlife. Our Tamarindo travel guide gets your planning started on the right foot. You will appreciate how well-equipped our beach town is, and you will love how spectacularly beautiful […]

Tamarindo Nightlife: The Best Live Music in Town

Though chill by most international standards, Tamarindo is one of Costa Rica’s most bustling beach towns. And in Costa Rica, that equates to great entertainment! Specifically, great food, craft beers & cocktails, dancing, and other Tamarindo after-hours amusements. Including live music in Tamarindo, our focus for today. Local and visiting musicians flock to Tamarindo, where […]

How to Plan the Perfect Tamarindo Vacation – For Free!

So, you’re planning your Tamarindo vacation… You’re scouring the Internet, googling this, that and the other thing. You’re [maybe] flipping through guidebooks. You’re [definitely] reading online activities & attractions reviews, which swing from too-good-to-be-true to one-star rants because someone saw a mosquito. In the tropics. You’re now going a little crazy. And, you’re wondering – […]

Tamarindo Packing List

Your bags aren’t packed and you’re not ready to go. In fact, you feel like you’re scrambling a bit: What do you need to pack for Costa Rica? Is there a specific Tamarindo packing list you should know about? (Yes! Hi there! Welcome!) Do you need a raincoat? How much sunblock should you bring? Will […]

7 of the Best Tamarindo Advanced Surfing Spots

Many guests come to Tamarindo for one reason: our incredible surf! More specifically, the Tamarindo advanced surfing spots world-renowned for their huge waves, big barrels, hard rights and lefts, and other serious challenges tailored to intermediate and experienced surfers. The big question for skilled surfers is not so much where to go, but rather how […]

How to Get to Tamarindo: 5 Options (and One Favorite!)

You’ve bought your airline tickets. You’ve booked the perfect vacation rental in Tamarindo. You’ve started researching where to go and what to do. And then it hits you: How are you going to get to Tamarindo from the airport? No worries, we have you covered – all the myriad ways to get to Tamarindo, whether […]