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In Costa Rica, less is always more.  That’s what we love about the place: its simplicity.  And as “travelers” – as opposed to tourists – know, travelling light is often key to a successful adventure.  With
fewer and lighter pieces of luggage, we are ready to move out quickly when the bus shows up early.  We throw our satchel on our back in the rain and drape it with a poncho.  This strategy is well-learned and practiced from our pan-global forays.  But when coming to Costa Rica, you can take it down another notch.  Less is plenty.

What to pack –

  • Passport – For entry into Costa Rica, you need a valid passport with expiration date more than 6 months out.  Seriously, people are turned away at the flight gate everyday because they
    didn’t check their passport expiration date. Read More