The 5 Best Beaches Within 30 Minutes of Tamarindo

Tamarindo The best beach within 30 minutes of Tamarindo is, of course, Tamarindo!  We’re not saying this because we’re biased Tamarindo residents or anything, we’re saying this because it’s empirically...

Casa Xanadu Featured Property of the Month

Our feature property this month is a beautiful 4-bedroom classic Tamarindo beach house called Casa Xanadu. Casa Xanadu is perched on top of the mountain above the beach, and it...

How to Be Healthy During Your Tamarindo Vacation

Tamarindo is the perfect vacation destination for health-minded travelers. Pretty much everything you need is within walking distance, it’s never too cold to be outside doing something fun and active,...

Realistic Expectations 101: How Much of Costa Rica Can You See On Your Vacation?

You look at Costa Rica and are impressed by all the fun things there are to do, all the awesome places there are to go. I mean, there are surfing...

Featured Property of the Month – Villa Pacifica

This month we’re featuring one of our favorite family-friendly vacation rental properties. Villa Pacifica, located in the Los Lagos community of Hacienda Pinilla is the perfect spot to base your...

Vacation Rentals of Tamarindo Picks: 5 Top Restaurants in Tamarindo

It’s dinner time in Tamarindo and one thing you have for sure is too many choices! Where to go? What’s good? What’s everybody’s favorite? Lucky you, you just asked a...

7 Reasons Tamarindo Sunrise Condos Offers the Perfect Vacation Rental for Family Vacations

Before you decide that calling a vacation rental condo “perfect” is an exaggeration, put your skepticism aside and listen to what Tamarindo Sunrise Condos right in the heart of Tamarindo...

Topes, Fiestas, Bulls & More – A Local Party You Don’t Want to Miss

If you’re looking for things to do in Tamarindo, we’ve got the solution for you. This weekend (September 1st), the town of Santa Rosa, just 5 miles from the beach,...

A Tamarindo Beach Vacation Guide

Like None You’ve Ever Seen You’re coming to Costa Rica and you have a few questions. Costa Rica travel guides are everywhere, but don’t you wish you could talk to...

Costa Rica Checklist: Five Things You Should Know About Money

1. You Can Use Dollars for a Slightly Lower Exchange Rate. Most businesses in Costa Rica will take Costa Rican colones or US dollars. In popular resort areas like Tamarindo,...