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Why This Cloud Forest In Costa Rica Will Make You Feel Alive

Monteverde is a small town in Costa Rica that is extremely ecotourist focused. It is best known for its Cloud Forest Reserve, which consists of over 26,000 acres of tropical rainforest.

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How To Get Your Adrenaline Fix In Costa Rica

BY JASON CANTER   If you need water of any kind: rivers, lakes, pools or hot tubs on your holidays but can’t sit around wasting the day away, Costa Rica is the place to go! There are a zillion places that sound great, hard to sift through them all. I’m freakin out! Eventually I realize that […]

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Your Itinerary To The Perfect Beaches In Guanacaste, Costa Rica

BY JASON CANTER Hard to tell with guide books. Surfing beaches are legendary in Costa Rica, but I prefer calm waters, snorkeling, no rip tides, etc. So trying to plan a trip here is DIFFICULT. It is impossible to distinguish reviews when most beaches are described as “beautiful.” I get some guidebooks (at the library […]

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Ooh-La-La! 10 Sensual Spring Getaways

BY ALYSSA RAMOS Nishaa Uttamchandani via nishaaxoxo.blogspot.com Ah, Spring Break. I remember those days in college, when my sorority would pair up with a fraternity and rage like rabid degenerates in a tropical destination like the Bahamas or Cancun. Can’t say I miss those days. Nope. I am quite happy with my mid-20’s, cultured, exotic ideas […]

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South Africa: Experience the best of South Africa on a trip that combines vibrant Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula, the dramatic southern coast of the Western Cape and a wildlife safari in a world-renowned private game reserve adjacent to Kruger National Park. (Photo credit: National Geographic)

National Geographic Wants To Give You 13 VERY Private Expeditions

BY TEAM JST We don’t know about you, but we’re SO over trips with large tour groups with a set agenda which only leaves you rushing from one tourist landmark to another. A little flexibility, please? And where are the local gems? With the launch of National Geographic Private Expeditions, it seems that a new type […]

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Classic Jetset! 8 Extraordinary Experiences By Four Seasons

BY TEAM JST x Having friends who just came off of a once in a lifetime experience at the Four Seasons in Bali (where they beach-hopped, yoga-ed and indulged in every concierge service the Four Seasons concierge had up in its sleeves), we thought you might want to know about Four Seasons summer collection called: Extraordinary […]

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How To Catch An Amphibian, Costa Rica Style!

BY SOFIA JOHN While in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve during this holiday season, I was introduced to a unique group activity: frog hunting. It is somewhat like an Easter egg hunt if the Easter eggs could move. Frog hunting encourages a bit of friendly competition and sparks a spirit of exploration and discovery. On moonless […]

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