Costa Rica Archives - Brownell Travel

Costa Rica for Families

Brownell Independent Travel Advisor Martha Rhodes is no stranger to family travel. From the Galapagos to Iceland, Martha has explored exciting destinations with her family at her side. Below she shares 10 reasons why she loves Costa Rica for families. (Post originally featured here)   1.  Nature! Costa Rica has a very rich offering of biodiversity… Read More >

Costa Rica Travel Tips

Keep the following tips in mind when traveling abroad to Costa Rica! General Travel Tips • Currency: Costa Rica’s currency is the Colone. Dollars are readily accepted; however, change is given in Colones, unless you are at the airport or a large resort. • Electricity: The electrical outlets are the same as US. • Time:… Read More >

Costa Rica: Food for Thought

Randie Rosenberg ‘s trip to Costa Rica in 2009: Gallo Pinto? Pejibaye soup? No, I’m not really a “foodie”, but my recent trip to Costa Rica has me daydreaming about the superb native dishes made with the freshest ingredients. In this gem of a country you can fish in the ocean and have your catch prepared… Read More >

The Amazon with Lindblad, Lima & NASCA Lines

Randie Rosenberg travelled to the Amazon. Read on for her trip: Flying with Cormorants Do you ever have a moment during a trip when you say to yourself, “This is IT!”? You just want to grab the moment and all its details, then save it in your soul in such a way that you can… Read More >

Four Seasons Costa Rica on the Papagayo Peninsula

Brittany Bingham has a passion for travel and has loved her 3 years working for Sterling Brownell in Atlanta. Do as I say not as I do: Business class is the way to fly, but I took coach for the 4-hour Delta flight from Atlanta to the Liberia (Costa Rica, that is!) airport. I made… Read More >