When to book hotel stays in Costa Rica: Best travel agencies and hotels

In Costa Rica, a lot of travelers are now relying on booking hotels, especially in touristy areas such as Costa Rica’s main tourist destination, Santa Fe.The Costa Rican capital has seen an influx of people who want to visit the island, especially since it was a major tourist destination during the 1970s.In addition, the city …

Why is Pope Francis in a foreign country?

Francis has been to the Dominican Republic, Morocco, Belgium, Spain and the U.K., and he’s scheduled to arrive in Poland on Thursday for a weekend of family visits.He’s been to a number of Latin American countries and the Caribbean and will visit Cuba on Friday.His schedule includes a trip to Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Chile.The …

How to book the best travel agency in Costa Rica

BORACAY, Costa Rica — You could spend $2,000 to travel to Costa Rica and you would be better off at a luxury hotel or beach resort than a luxury car or plane, according to a new travel agency guide.Traveling to Costa Rican destinations is a relatively inexpensive way to spend your hard-earned money, but it …