6 things I hate about living in Tamarindo, Costa Rica and 7 that I’m going to miss!
Planning a day trip to Rincon de la Vieja from Tamarindo? Here’s what we wished we knew before we went!
Most people think of Costa Rican snacks and assume gallo pinto or casado, but do you also know about their amazing helados, or what the heck a Guayabana is?
While I can’t promise you’ll never be robbed, there are ways to minimize your risk of falling victim to theft in Costa Rica.
Jake and I hitched a ride to Playa Avellanas from Tamarindo, Costa Rica yesterday, and weren’t robbed, kidnapped, or disappointed. What we discovered, and you should expect!
You’d have better luck finding Santa Claus in the tropics than ultra cheap hotels in Tamarindo, but if you play it smart, staying here doesn’t have to break the bank. Here are my top 5 tips for getting the most for your money with housing. Continue reading
It’s been a rough first week in Tamarindo, starting with us taking turns being sick, going to the doctor (which costs $60 for tourists), and me getting eaten alive by mosquitos every night despite my best defenses (Jake never gets bitten when I’m around). Still, we realize complications are a fact of travel and things are looking up in spite of them. Continue reading
It’s not easy to find cheap food in Tamarindo, especially when you’re trying to keep it healthy. Here are the best reasonably-priced meals I’ve had for every meal (including apres-surf!). –