November 23, 2016
culinary travel

A Mouthwatering Culinary Travel Experience

Celebrating Thanksgiving in Costa Rica—an emerging culinary travel destination—puts a new perspective on the foodie movement and sustainable culture. Because similar to the Pilgrims (who landed […]
November 17, 2016
small family surf business

Pura Vida Adventures, A Small Family Surf Business

The fundamental focus of Pura Vida Adventures surf and yoga retreats was created around the concept of family. And our growing family of surfers—blood or otherwise—is what makes […]
November 10, 2016
sharing the lineup

Sharing the Surfing Lineup With Two Colorful Chicas

It takes a special kind of person to be part of the Pura Vida Adventures surfing lineup, and both Andy and Michelle fit that bill. An […]
November 2, 2016
yoga gangster

Take Me To Your Leaders, Spiritual Gangster-style

Wanna be a spiritual gangster? Okay, maybe not. But when you come to a Pura Vida Adventures surf and yoga retreat, it might be nice to […]
October 27, 2016
Learning to surf

Learning to Surf from these Kookbitches

At Pura Vida Adventures, we’re all about letting our freak flag fly. And we own it! The fact that we can embrace each other for being […]
October 21, 2016
surf and yoga retreat

Surf and Yoga Retreat for Mothers and Daughters

Surf and Yoga Retreat for Mothers and Daughters (a note from Tierza) I started the Pura Vida Adventures Surf and Yoga Retreat business ten years before […]