Poás Volcano, Lake Botos, Laguna Caliente, Fog, diapersonaplane, Diapers On A Plane, Traveling with kids, family travel
Costa Rica is covered in volcanoes, so naturally one of the things we couldn’t miss on our trip to Costa Rica was a visit to at least one of these volcanoes. We narrowed it down to the most popular Arenal Volcano, the most active Poás Volcano, and the tallest Irazu Volcano. Ultimately we chose the Poás Volcano because it...
Costa Rican Airbnb, Costa Rica, Traveling with kids, Family Travel, Diapersonaplane, Diapers On A Plane
When we found a small little cabin from airbnb in Costa Rica in a gorgeous setting bordered by lush forests and a property filled with banana, papaya and mango trees, we were intrigued. We read about the host and his life and family, saw that he offered fresh goat milk and chicken eggs, nightly campfires, and was located in...
Jalapeños Central, Costa Rica, Jalapenos Central, Place to eat in Costa Rica, Traveling with kids, Family Travel, Diapersonaplane, Diapers On A Plane
Jalapeños Central is rated one of the best places to eat in Costa Rica, and since we’d already partaken in a few inedible and unappetizing places, we were eager to try some really great tasting and great looking food. This restaurant delivers on both counts. Jalapeños Central with kids is an excellent choice! ► Ranking: #cleandiaper Jalapeños Central Mts South of...
Costa Rican Airbnb, Costa Rica, Traveling with kids, Family Travel, Diapersonaplane, Diapers On A Plane
The farmer raises his goats in the countryside allowing them to graze freely and milks them every morning. He sets the milk aside for the local woman who comes each morning to purchase the fresh milk. After picking up the milk from the farmer, she travels down the road to the gardener to pick up strawberries, passion fruit, mangoes...
Costa Rica, Central America, Renting a car in costa Rica, Driving in costa rica, tree lined streets, beautiful scenery, diapersonaplane, diapers on a plane, traveling with kids, family travel
Renting a car in Costa Rica is the biggest hassle, and the biggest expense (excuse my superlatives) of anywhere in the world, but if you don’t get a car you will regret it. Exploring the countryside at your own pace, and at your own leisure affords you an experience of a lifetime. We happened upon rice terraces, banana and...
SJO, Juan Santamaría International Airport, San Jose, traveling with kids, family travel, diapersonaplane, diapers on a plane
The Juan Santamaría International Airport, airport code SJO, is a midsize airport in San Jose, Costa Rica, located centrally in the middle of the country. It is the country’s largest airport with two terminals, and a variety of services including: Currency Exchange, Car Rental Shuttles, Bus Service and Taxi Service. Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) Alajuela Province, Alajuela, Costa Rica +506 2437...
Costa Rica, Playa Herradura, Beaches, Playground, diapersonaplane, diapers on a plane, traveling with kids, family travel, best beaches in costa rica
The country of Costa Rica spans the entire width of the landmass, bordering both the Pacific and the Atlantic Ocean. Picking a beach to visit out of 912 miles of coastline, and over 300 options is no small task. On our Costa Rica trip we had a Rainforest day, a Volcano day, and we ended the trip with a...
El Pelicano, Restaurant, Costa Rica, Playa Herradura, Beaches, Seafood, Diapers On A Plane, diapersonaplane, traveling with kids, family travel
After spending the morning swimming and playing at Playa Herradura, we walked along the beach that runs parallel to the coastal town of Jaco and decided to sit down for lunch at El Pelicano. It is an open air restaurant serving local Costa Rican style surf and turf. It had great reviews on Yelp, and was particularly inviting from...
Monteverde Cloud Forest, Hiking, Hanging Bridges, Costa Rica, Central America, Waterfalls, diapersonaplane, Diapers On A Plane, Traveling with kids, Family travel
The Monteverde Cloud Forest is the top attraction in Costa Rica due to it’s elevation, zip line tours, hanging bridges, and spectacular biodiversity. Though Costa Rica’s landmass is just .03% of the planet, it contains 5% of the biodiversity in the world. This biological reserve is home to over 100 species of mammals, 400 species of birds, and 1,200...