A touch of paradise: Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort

A land known for its abundance of green, hundreds of volcanoes, lush rainforests and splendid beaches is sure to satisfy any type of traveler. But after a long ride from San Jose, into La Fortuna, I was ready to explore the great thermal springs I had heard so much about, located in Tabacon. A short cab ride away from La Fortuna will leave you at the Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort, a five star hotel known for its beauty and comfort. However, … [Read more...]

Hustling my way through Costa Rica

When you only have a few days to a week to explore Costa Rica, you either pick a few destinations to focus on or you take the risk in knowing that you’re bound to run into some headaches. My impromptu Christmas trip to the land said to be the greenest country on Earth – “Costa Rica” translates into rich coast – was surely going to be a whirlwind of highlights, given the short amount of time I had. And yet, I wanted to see it all. Guess … [Read more...]