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Arenal, Costa Rica: Fire, Mist and Shades of Green

Even in the middle of the night, answer your phone immediately. The nearby volcano erupts twice nearly every hour.
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Habitat for Humanity: Costa Rica

Save the world? Start with a house.
Nayara Springs Resort, near Arenal Volcano National Park, is centrally located for hiking, zip-lining, spelunking and mud bath treatments. Nayara Springs Resort, Costa Rica

Monkeys Always, Jaguars Maybe at Costa Rica’s Eco-Lodges

Want to experience Costa Rica's wildlife up close? Here's our guide to four top wilderness resorts and eco-lodges in Costa Rica.

Into the Flow Zone: Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica

You don't have to be a “Lava Junkie” to get a rush out of visiting Costa Rica’s active and very vocal Arenal Volcano.
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Stop, Look and Listen: Costa Rican Rainforest

Manuel Antonio National Park is a beach vacation, a bird-watching delight and hiker’s heaven, all rolled into one.
Another beautiful day in Costa Rica. Photo by Jose R.

How an American Filibuster Created a Costa Rican Hero

How Juan Santamaria, Costa Rica's national hero, got his own holiday.
With nine luxury tents that accommodate 27 people, the lodge features an open-air rancho that looks out onto a deep, jungle valley, offering unbeatable views.

Searching for Toucans in Costa Rica

Nestled in the mountains of Central Costa Rica, Rafiki Lodge offers plenty of wildlife viewing opportunities.

Rafting In: Costa Rica’s Pacuare Lodge

A jungle oasis awaits. But only if your raft can make it past swirling holes and rushing river rapids.
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Land of Adventure: 5 Questions for Costa Rica

Have questions about travel to Costa Rica? Local experts provide their insight on Costa Rica travel.

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