It’s about one o’clock in the morning and I’m curled up across the cold leather seats of a shuttle van in a foreign country. Exhausted from our flight, I try to get some sleep but decide my back pack doesn’t make a very good pillow. Looking out the window...
(CONFIDENTIAL) While Costa Rica follows the North American tradition of Halloween, the same is not true in other parts of the Latin America, more specifically Mexico, where the celebration is DIA DE LOS MUERTOS (or “Day of the Dead” in English). The holiday, which runs from October 31st to November...
COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - This is part II from the Costa Rica Aerea book by brothers Sergio and Giancarlo Pucci. As the authors tell it, the book is not the story of one journey. Click here for Part I.     For the whole story, more photos and the book visit www.craerea.com.  
COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - Costa Rica Aerea is a book by brothers Sergio and Giancarlo Pucci, whose idea and apssion was never simply the challenger of going out and taking aerial photographs of Costa Rica. From the air, things can be seen in another dimension. One who flies can immediately...
Photo by author Wherever we go, we are looked at in wonder. The children an exotic mix of Caribbean, Asian, and European roots. Happy, smiling faces with heads full of bouncing curls. Their skin tanned. Their clothing casual. They could easily be local, yet there’s something different about them, something...
Photos from Costa Rica Volleyball Association
[vimeo 196952762 w=960 h=540]A production by Costa Rican filmmaker Neftali Loría who worked with 12 photographers to achieve the best images of the tico landscape, that gives goose bumps to any Costa Rican or foreigner totally identifying with this small piece of land of only 51,100 square kilometres, called...
(Qtravel) Are you glancing at your phone every five to 10 minutes (if not more frequently) or maybe (like me) staring at a computer screen for hours on end? Or perhaps you are constantly on Facebook and Twitter. Pinterest and Instagram are you home away from home. You are...
Photo: Michał Huniewicz WE HUMANS AREN’T VERY GOOD at calculating risk, especially when it comes to travel: whenever there’s a terrorist attack in a foreign country, trips are frantically canceled (sometimes at a huge financial loss) because of the worry that the country is no longer safe. But this isn’t...
When looking to book a flight, 95 percent of us focus on one thing, the price. But, thanks to a new survey from Trippy, via Maxim, maybe it’s time to just start using the airline with the sexiest flight attendants, because we now have the answer. In a new survey,...
CONFIDENTIAL TRAVEL via Govisitcostarica.com – When you live in paradise, you have beauty surrounding you every day. Even so, vacations are still in order for the holidays, especially in December. The last month of the year is one of my favorite months to hop around Costa Rica; the mood...
COSTA RICA EXTRA – Soar through the air in this futuristic ‘invisible’ plane, an airplance design that brings world class views to every passenger—without any windows. Technicon Design’s Paris based team designed the jet to display to 360-degree views that are simulated on internal screens from external cameras that capture...