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Top Ten Things To Do in Costa Rica

1. Explore the beaches Costa Rica seriously has all the beaches you could ever dream of. From black sand, white sand, rocky, tropical, surfing, you will have so many different options to choose from. Make sure you bring your swimmers because you will definitely need them and get ready to [...]

Top Ten Things To Do in Costa Rica2018-07-16T23:00:10+07:00

Costa Rica – A Travel Guide For Backpackers

Costa Rica is such a wanderlust destination. It is a country full of biodiversity, rainforests, sloths and amazing ticos. It is a destination which is on many travellers bucket lists and one unlike any other. From the hot desert landscapes to the lush green tropical regions elsewhere, you’ll find yourself consistently in [...]

Costa Rica – A Travel Guide For Backpackers2018-07-21T20:30:22+07:00

First Week Volunteering Completed- Ostional, Costa Rica

I literally just want to chop my feet off- I think it would be less pain. Though, at the station Wade hooks me up with some tape and I suss out some antiseptic cream. At ten o’clock is a discussion lead by volunteer Jacqui in the Cabana. Here in Ostional [...]

First Week Volunteering Completed- Ostional, Costa Rica2017-11-23T22:21:39+07:00

Lazy Days Volunteering – Ostional, Costa Rica

Falling asleep on the beach and waking up at 6am to the sun rising is definitely a beautiful sight. Last night I decided I was too tired to walk home so just crashed at the volunteering hatchery. After being woken by the bright sunrise I snuck back into the house. [...]

Lazy Days Volunteering – Ostional, Costa Rica2017-11-23T22:27:52+07:00

Baby Turtles & My Birthday – Ostional, Costa Rica

In a sleepy daze I had made it back to my bed in the early hours. Covered in the black Ostional sand I get up for breakfast made by Digna, by host mother. Spread out on the small table is some sort of puffy pastry, like a pastry kind of [...]

Baby Turtles & My Birthday – Ostional, Costa Rica2017-11-23T22:44:26+07:00

Arriving on Volunteer Project at Ostional, Costa Rica

Today is the day we head off to our volunteer project in Ostional. The reason we are all in Costa Rica. Waking up way too early after a night out we pack up our bags and head downstairs. What awaits us is one mini bus which we must [...]

Arriving on Volunteer Project at Ostional, Costa Rica2017-11-23T22:50:28+07:00

Your typical New Zealander, now discovering the world one country at a time. With a high-end backpacking style I prefer to glampack across the globe by embracing the best of each destination. All of which I share right here on Backpackers Wanderlust. 

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