La Fortuna: Quintessential Costa Rica

Around late September I headed to La Fortuna, about a 4 hour bus ride from San Jose. You can easily get a ticket at the San Carlos Bus Terminal, it’ll probably cost you around $5-8. I was lucky to grab a seat at the back of the bus, and especially lucky to be seated near…

My First Costa Rican Weekend Experience

A little background: It’s Friday 9/6, today is the day Costa Rica plays against the US in futbol. From what I understand, the last time these two teams played against each other was about 8 years ago in the US, and Costa Rica lost. This is some kind of qualifier game for the World Cup…