Tragedy struck over the weekend when a rafting trip went really bad.
A group of 14 tourists along with four guides on rafts and one in a kayak were on the trip on the Naranjo River on Saturday when the incident took place. Continue reading Tragedy In Costa Rica- Four American Die In Rafting Accident
Southwest Vacations is giving away a trip for two to Liberia, Costa Rica!
The prize includes airfare, hotel accommodations and more.
The Michael W Travels family visited Costa Rica a couple of years back and had a great time. We didn’t get to visit Liberia so I’d love to win this prize to see more of the country. Continue reading Win A Trip For Two To Costa Rica from Southwest
Marriott is giving you the chance to win a trip for two to Guanacaste Costa Rica!
The prize includes airfare and money to help cover the taxes for winning the prize.
We visited Costa Rica over winter break this past year and had a great time during our trip. I’d definitely love to win this prize to go back and see another part of the country. Continue reading Win A Trip for 2 to Guanacaste, Costa Rica!
In late December 2016, the Michael W Travels family headed to Costa Rica over winter break.
This was the first visit to the country for all of us. And what do I need to do when I visit a new country? Stop in McDonald’s to see what local and unique menu items they might have! Continue reading What I Tried At McDonald’s Costa Rica
The Michael W Travels family recently returned from a trip to Costa Rica.
Some background about our flights:
We flew roundtrip on American Airlines. Our flights were a bit inconvenient. We had to make a stop and spend a night in Dallas before getting to Costa Rica and in Philadelphia before returning home.
During our journey, I noticed something that didn’t really make much sense. Maybe one of you have an idea… Continue reading Why Does American Airlines Serve A Meal On Some Flights?
Over the winter holiday break the Michael W Travels family went on a trip to Costa Rica. It was the first time visiting the country for all of us.
With a limited amount of time during this trip, Kim and I settled on spending most of our visit in the Manuel Antonio area. Continue reading Love Pizza & Trains? Dine at The Wagon in Costa Rica!
The Michael W Travels family recently got back from a trip to Costa Rica.
During our visit, a few things not so surprisingly stood out- nature, wildlife and hiking.
We combined all of those things during our first full day of the trip which we spent at Manuel Antonio National Park which is located close to Quepos, Costa Rica. Continue reading The Best $16 I Spent in Costa Rica
During our visit to Costa Rica, Kim and I had a huge decision to make.
Since we had a limited amount of time in the country, we agreed it would be best to base ourselves in one area during our visit. We’d also spend a day seeing the capital, San Jose.
We narrowed our choices down to two options- Manuel Antonio National Park or Arenal Volcano. Both areas had their benefits but in the end we made a great decision. Continue reading The Animals of Manuel Antonio National Park in Costa Rica
After arriving in San Jose, Costa Rica late at night, we set out early for the main destination we’d be visiting during our trip- Manuel Antonio.
We had a couple of hiccups before we even left San Jose:
- How Alamo Almost Ruined Our Trip to Costa Rica
- How HomeAway Almost Ruined Our Trip to Costa Rica
After those two issues, the trip went really well! Continue reading A Visit to the Costa Rica Crocodile Bridge!
Over the winter break, Kim, Lucas, Theo and I headed to Costa Rica. This would be Theo’s first international trip at just under four months old (and third time flying).
Kim and I expected to do some outdoorsy activities like hiking, spotting wildlife, spending a little time on the beach and other things along those lines. However, we never expected to come across such an interesting place as El Avion. Continue reading Love Airplanes? Check Out El Avion Restaurant in Costa Rica