Tourist Attraction Review: Kalambu Hot Springs Water Park in La Fortuna

In a recent episode of Tico-ish we were talking about our favorite places to go in La Fortuna. Since the city is right by Arenal Volcano, there are many hot springs pools and resorts that are heated by the volcano, making the whole area a very popular tourist destination. In fact, it seems like every month or so a new hot springs place opens up. And that's actually why we decided to talk about La Fortuna, since I had gone to a relatively new place called Kalambu. It's officially called a "hot springs Read more [...]

Tico-ish Episode 4: The Best Places in La Fortuna

Update 2016-07-30: We mentioned several places in the video. Since I wrote this post, Christa wrote more information about her favorite places to eat in La Fortuna, and I wrote this post about Kalambu, the hot springs water park I mentioned in the video. Thanks! This week on Tico-ish Christa from Pura Vida Moms and I decided to talk about one of our favorite places to visit in Costa Rica: La Fortuna! It's also one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country for both domestic and Read more [...]

Shopping in Costa Rica – A New Episode of Tico-ish

Hi everyone! I've got some good news: the new episode of Tico-ish is up! In it, Christa from Pura Vida Moms and I talk about shopping in Costa Rica. I also have some great news: with my new headphones, the audio on my side doesn't sound like I recorded it in a garbage can on the moon! Finally, there's a bit of bad news: you still have to deal with my voice. And I guess you'll have to continue to deal with my voice until we acquire the technology to give me a clear, better-sounding, more-powerful Read more [...]