Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica is beautiful, with a slightly dangerous edge. Deborah McCague shares why it's worth the risk and 6 exciting things to do while you're in the area --everything from relaxing in hot springs near the Volcano to zip-lining over the cloud forest canopy. Read more
Costa Rica has quickly risen to become one of the top travel destinations in the world, with much of its draw due to the country's water sports that can be enjoyed almost any time of year. Spencer Spellman tells us where, when and how you can experience them. Read more
Costa Rica´s southern Nicoya Peninsula is home to some of the world’s best surf. On a recent trip, Beverly Gallagher discovered that this is one major surf destination where pros and beginners mingle.
As an independent traveler, Katie Hammel never had much interest in cruising. But the idea of a more intimate ship that could get into smaller ports of call enticed her to give it a try. Here's her review of the Star Clippers cruise of Costa Rica. Read more