What better way to enjoy Mal Pais than with your own bungalow at this Italian-owned paradise?

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A pool, spotlessly clean bathrooms, super fun vibe, pretty modern building and more… Room2Board wins the Best Hostel in the World award in my book.

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In the spirit of adventure, and in line with the fear-challenging theme that seemed to permeate my Costa Rican experience, I decided to try rappelling. WATERFALL rappelling, to be exact.

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If you’re looking for a convenient beachside retreat in Costa Rica, look no further than Balcon del Mar.

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Horses + waterfalls? The horseback ride to La Fortuna Waterfall should have been a dream come true… Only, it wasn’t.

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I’m afraid of the dark, and I signed up for the La Fortuna Night Safari Float to challenge my irrational fears (and see some spooky animals!)

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I went on a half-day Arenal Volcano hike for my first Costa Rican adventure – and didn’t even see the volcano!

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Wondering what to pack for Costa Rica? I share my two-week backpack inventory for a trip to Costa Rica here (plus two weeks to a surprise destination)

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