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Local Living: Jaco, Costa Rica

Local Living: Jaco, Costa Rica

All too often a traveler or group of travelers will wonder off to a new place in hopes of experiencing a new culture only to be find a culture created for their entertainment.  Wether this be a resort or something less, it is not uncommon for vacationers to only see local living conditions as they… Continue Reading

Adventure Dining in Jaco Costa Rica

Adventure Dining in Jaco Costa Rica

The beginning I spent most of my time in Jaco relaxing apposed to exploring.  This was great for me but gives me little to write about.  One of the great things that I did was go to dinner at Adventure Dining in Jaco Costa Rica.  Now I could simply review Adventure Dining, but this story… Continue Reading

How Safe is Jaco, Costa Rica?

How Safe is Jaco, Costa Rica?

So How safe is Jaco, Costa Rica? The answer may depend on you. I feel the need to address the safety in Jaco mainly because I met a lot of people who told me how dangerous it was before I got there.  I was given account after account of how dangerous Jaco was by people… Continue Reading

Jaco, Costa Rica Base of Operations

Jaco, Costa Rica Base of Operations

One of the things I did differently in Jaco, Costa Rica than I had done anywhere else was to set up sort of a base of operations.  Not only did I have this massive condo that I had no business being in, but I also set up shop in a local sports bar.  This wasn’t… Continue Reading

Jaco, Costa Rica, my visit begins.

Jaco, Costa Rica, my visit begins.

As with most of the destinations on this vacation, my trip to Jaco was rather poorly planned.  I had planned on scheduling a place to stay while I was in The Dominican Republic, but that didn’t really happen.  I had been searching for a place on Homeaway.com and had even contacted a few owners before… Continue Reading