Written by MJ Blanco
January 28, 2020
Costa Rica was recognized in Europe as the best wildlife and nature destination of 2019 by the readers of Selling Travel, the leading monthly travel trade publication in that country. The award
Lonely Planet publishes the best destinations for vacations in 2020 and Costa Rica is in the list! For the fifteenth consecutive time, the popular publisher Lonely Planet has compiled a l
The North American magazine, CEOWORLD, has chosen Costa Rica as the world’s most relaxing travel destination of 2019. Some of the aspects considered for this recognition were: the political syst
On the night of Friday, November 1st, the first JetBlue flight that flew direct from New York landed. JetBlue, the low-cost American airline opened its direct flight between John F. Kennedy (JFK) airp
New schedules of KLM flights are arriving this season to the Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, Guanacaste. This is a great opportunity for holidays.
It is the first time that this award is given to a country and is due to the efforts made by Costa Ricans in order to protect nature and fight against climate change.The prize will be awarded to Presi
Costa Rica has stood out as the most relaxing destination in the world for 2019, based on a ranking of tourist destinations developed by the American magazine CEO World, aimed at the high-ranking corp
In the course of the year a cooperative promotional campaign of Costa Rica will be developed in the cities of Toronto and Montreal. The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) and the Canadian Air Transat confirmed an increase in the offer of seats of this airline to the two international airports in Costa Rica. During this winter, they added two direct flights from the city of Toronto, one to the in
La Fortuna de San Carlos in Costa Rica is the best destination in the world for travel experiences, according to the famous TripAdvisor platform.
The American Lance Armstrong was present in what is considered the toughest mountain bike race in the world, here in Costa Rica. The Ruta de los Conquistadores 2018 (Route of the Conquerors) started on Thursday at Jacó beach and ended this Saturday at Playa Bonita de Limón, with a total length of 226 km in the middle of all types of land and landscapes. Former professional
With 900 species and unique places the Bird Challenge positioned Costa Rica as a destination for bird watchers from the USA, Sweden, Canada and the Netherlands.
The first hotel of the Planet Hollywood franchise opened its doors this week in Playa Manzanillo, Peninsula de Papagayo in the well-known province of Guanacaste
Rafting is one of the Costa Rica tours that has increased its popularity among locals and foreigners willing to enjoy nature and have an adrenaline rush!
Located in San Jose downtown in front of the National Theater, Gran Hotel Costa Rica is part of the global curio collection of unique hotels, representing the 16th Hilton property in Central America.
One day tours in Costa Rica are as diverse as the country is. You can enjoy both, adventurous tours and tranquil activities that will make the most of your travel holidays. Discover them here!
Costa Rica is gaining great reputation among sport lovers and athletes of different disciplines, which consider that the country has the ideal conditions to practice sports and develop high quality ra
Costa Rica increased the offer of competitions and events that attract sports' lovers from all over the world. Sports tourism is now gaining strength here!
Condé Nast Traveler magazine nominated 25 international destinations in the Gold List 2018 and Costa Rica received the recognition of the public to the best international destination
It is expected that 2 thousand women will concentrate in the country next year for the Ella festival, opening this way even more the LGTBI tourism market in the destination
The country will be the scenario for the Essential Costa Rica Classic. The recognized golf tournament will have part of the dates here in Costa Rica in Reserva Conchal, Guanacaste this May
Sport and bike lovers will be reunited this Sunday in the first edition of this massive and well-known event, to be held in La Fortuna Costa Rica this April
Sloths are found almost everywhere in Costa Rica are a well-known part of the country's wildlife. These creatures steal the heart of everyone who sees them, and visitors love that
A new direct flight to Europe, to Lisbon, Portugal, made by an airline belonging to the Barceló Business Group, will connect Costa Rica with the Old Continent
The National Center for Congresses and Conventions had its opening in a special event with the presence of the President of the Republic and the Tourism Minister
The satellite passed all the tests and the Japanese Agency of Aerospace Exploration was in charge of taking it to space aboard a Falcon 9 of the US company SpaceX.
As part of Travel Excellence’s commitment with the gender equality and also as part of the experience the company have in this topic
The ICT participated in the Seatrade Cruise Global, the most important cruises’ workshop of the world, from March 6th-8th in Fort Lauderdale, United States.
Have you ever heard that Costa Rica is a perfect surfing spot? Do you know that there are top beaches in Costa Rica? If you are planning your next trip, take a look to this travel guide
Regional Conference "Equal pay between men and women for more prosperous and inclusive economies" was held in Panama last week and Travel Excellence was there.
The Association brings together world class hotels and restaurants. This means that is a great recognition for the Costa Rican hotel and an opportunity to be internationally recognized.
The country’s new identity "Costa Rica, my choice, naturally” continues to position in the world. In this occasion, the opportunity took place in Spain, during Fitur.
Company will flight from San Jose to Lima three times a week strengthening the traffic of our Costa Rica airports and offering new opportunities to travel
The UN concluded the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development in Geneva, Switzerland and Costa Rica reaches a great position due to its efforts.
Costa Rica has a lot to offer to its visitors, proof of this are the international recognitions given to some of its most prestigious hotels. Here two of them.
KLM now flies twice a week to the main Costa Rica airports, on Tuesdays and Thursdays since last October 31 with the most modern aircraft in its fleet, the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
As part of efforts to achieve the goal of becoming a carbon neutral country in 2021 and to comply with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, Costa Rica has made significant progress towards the conso
The South Caribbean region is a place that people must visit when coming to Costa Rica, this is the home of the Afro Caribbean culture, is a site where you can taste delicious, unique and different fo