across Costa Rica
Costa Rica is remarkably varied for its relatively small size, and it’s easy to combine visits to its different regions. The entire country is easily navigated, but requires careful planning. These itineraries will inspire you to make the most of your visit.
Begin in San José with a stroll to the ornate Teatro Nacional, all marble and giltwork. Stop at the Teatro Café to indulge in your first cup of the country’s delicious coffee over lunch. Walk off the caffeine rush with a dive into the Museo de Jade Fidel Tristan Castro and its marvelous jade collection. For dinner, fill up on a simple-but-filling casado (rice, beans, plantain, and ...