Monteverde

It’s actually possible to make it to Monteverde and back in one day. In fact, we did this the first time we went there. But it’s a lot of driving, it’s exhausting, and you probably won’t fully enjoy the site and the surrounding activities. So we recommend spending the night in one of the hotels in the region. Preparing for the …

Activities

There are many, many fun and interesting things to do in and around Playa Grande. Whether you’re interested in activities, relaxation or tourism, you will be delighted with the amazing choices that are available, like horseback riding, zip lining (canopy), white water rafting, canyoning, snorkeling, diving, fishing, and many more.. First, the obvious: head to a few of the dozens of beautiful beaches …

Rincón de la Vieja

One of the most interesting places we went to was Rincon de la Vieja National Park. This is a beautiful volcanic area with many of those small electric-green iguanas. It’s not much hiking to visit the mud pots, which there are several of scattered around, and at each one there is at least one lookout point, a lot of steam, …