I've been to Costa Rica three times, and I usually just go somewhere once, and then never want to go back again. It feels like I've checked it off the list, and I'm just over it. With Costa Rica, it feels different. The entire country is so laid back and happy, and it feels safe. My Spanish is pretty broken, but I can read a little bit, and say some basic things. STill, almost everyone speaks English, so that makes it really easy, while it still feels like you're getting a cool, foreign experience.
One of the coolest things about Costa Rica is that you can get a rental car and just...More