December 4, 2018

How To Surf: 7 Pop-Up Mistakes

Did you know that if you watch our ‘How to Surf’ videos your surfing will improve by at least 74 percent?  Also if you watch them […]
September 27, 2017
Woman Surfing At Surf and Yoga Retreat

Surfing 101 ~ “How to Surf” Video Series

We cannot lie. There’s no point beating around the bush. Learning to surf properly is hard, but it’s definitely worth the effort. We can attest to […]
June 14, 2017
Best Places To Surf In Costa Rica

Santa Teresa’s 5 Best Places To Surf In Costa Rica

Pura Vida Adventures is located in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica at the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula and specifically at the beach of Playa Carmen. This […]
January 26, 2017
Sunset at Pura Vida, a Costa Rica Surf Retreat

Top 5 Surf Retreat Life Lessons (From Those Who Came and Conquered)

Let’s face it: when people come to surf retreats they know what to expect. If you sign up for a Pura Vida week of “barefoot luxury” […]
December 8, 2016
Surfer Girl's Christmas List

10 Mindful Gifts on Your Surfer Girl’s Christmas List

If Black Friday didn’t inspire your Surfer Girl’s Christmas list, join the club. At Pura Vida Adventures, we opted to #justsurf instead of battling the malls […]
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 […]