From the Back Cover
Explore Costa Rica the fun and easy way
Whether you want relaxation or adventure, a sun-soaked beach or a tropical rain forest, Costa Rica has it all. Explore urban San José or incredible national parks with unspoiled wilderness. Go golfing, snorkeling, volcano viewing, river rafting, sea kayaking, mountain biking, or horseback riding. With this friendly guide, you're on your way!
Open the bookand find:
Down-to-earth trip-planning advice
What you shouldn't miss — and what you can skip
The best hotels and restaurants for every budget
Lots of detailed maps
With tips and recommendations from the experts at Frommer's
About the Author
is a poet, journalist, musician, and travel writer who took his backpack, mandolin, and typewriter the length of Mesoamerica before settling in Costa Rica in 1992. Since then, he has worked steadily as a travel writer, freelance journalist, and translator, and continued his travels in the region. He is also the author of Costa Rica Day By Day, Frommer’s Costa Rica, Frommer’s Belize, Frommer’s Guatemala,
and Frommer’s Ecuador,
as well as the chapter on Venezuela in Frommer’s South America.