Tag Archives: Costa Rica

Sea Turtle Conservation: Volunteering with GVI

Written by TravelCuts When I got the chance to volunteer with GVI International, I jumped at the opportunity. I saw the program for Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica and thought that if I was going to offer a week of my time I wanted to do it somewhere different and unique, with wildlife that … Continue reading Sea Turtle Conservation: Volunteering with GVI

7 Days in Costa Rica

By David Prak, travelcuts consultant Day 1 After an overnight flight, I arrived into San Jose around noon. Our transfer was waiting at the airport for us, which took us directly to the TRYP hotel in downtown San Jose – just a 20-minute drive. After a quick shower (and a cat nap) I headed downstairs … Continue reading 7 Days in Costa Rica

5 Things You Should Know About Costa Rica

1. Souvenirs Everyone knows, you go to Costa Rica, you come back with coffee. It’s THE souvenir to bring home, for your family, friends and maybe even a few packs for yourself. The coffee in this country is outstanding, and for good reason, it has the perfect blend of conditions to grow the best beans. … Continue reading 5 Things You Should Know About Costa Rica

Stay in a treehouse…

Treehouses are magical structures; perched high in the trees, difficult to access and immersed in nature. They can bring back childhood memories and can provide a much needed escape from the stresses of everyday life. We have compiled this list of five treehouses for rent from around the world. Whether you escape in your daydreams … Continue reading Stay in a treehouse…