Resources

  • Anywhere Costa Rica (www.anywhere.com/costa-rica) Excellent overviews of local destinations; run by a tour agency that gets good reviews.
  • Essential Costa Rica (www.visitcostarica.com) The Costa Rica Tourism Board website has planning tips and destination details.
  • Yo Viajo (www.yoviajocr.com) Enter two destinations anywhere in the country and view the bus schedule and fare.
  • Guanacaste Costa Rica (www.caturgua.com)The bilingual magazine of the region's tourism board has cultural articles, recipes, helpful maps.
  • The Tico Times (www.ticotimes.net) Costa Rica’s English-language newspaper’s website; its searchable archives can be helpful for trip planning.
  • Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com/costa-rica) Destination information, hotel bookings, traveler forum and more.