Trip Report

Exploring the beaches and jungles of Costa Rica

Volunteering in the jungle and relaxing at the beaches!

by tzAbout Me:Hi everyone! I am a grad student living in Colorado. I have traveled quite extensively and am excited to share a little bit about my travels as well as learn more about the world from you all. In my spare time you can find me doing anythin... read more

North AmericaCosta Rica19 days / June - July 2019

Highs & Lows

The beaches are not to be missed

Watch out for the insects in the jungle

Q & A

  • What would you have changed?

    Less time in Platanillo. I wish I traveled to the Caribbean side of the country instead!

  • Anything go wrong during the trip?

    It was a pretty seamless trip!

  • How was the food?

    Eat local fresh foods. The juices are great and the fresh coconuts are the best!

  • What tips would you give a friend?

    Lots of loose clothing and sun protection!

  • Packing tips?

    Pack light :)

  • Transportation Tips?

    The buses are actually really clean and reliable and are a great way to get around

  • Any surprises?

    Lots of insects

  • Booking details?

    If you are travelling from North America you can get such cheap flights if you book early!

Lodging