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June 8, 2020
Surf instructors in Costa Rica

“Dream on Wheels” ~ Converting a Bus into a Home

If there’s anyone who can take some lemons and turn them into lemonade, it’s a Costa Rican woman and an Italian man who are madly in […]
February 12, 2020
Happy girl smiling in Costa Rica

From the Concrete Jungle to the Costa Rica Jungle

At just 26, Tessa from New York City may be the youngest (and bravest!) Pura Vida alum we know who has uprooted her traditional life in […]
January 14, 2020

Surfing Around the World at Age 50

Makeover shows, before and after pictures, Bob Ross painting a landscape from start to finish—who doesn’t love these type of transformation stories? It’s uplifting and encouraging […]
December 26, 2019
Surf camp founder surfing in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Our Founder’s Story: “Feel The Fear and Do It Anyway!”

How could we do a blog about the life-changing magic of Costa Rica without talking about Tierza Davis Eichner, our fearless leader and Pura Vida Adventures […]
October 28, 2019

Costa Rica the Happiest Country in the World!

Costa Rica Is Doing It Right! Costa Rica is officially the happiest and most sustainable country in the world, according to the Happy Planet Index (HPI). […]
May 28, 2019

Take a Vacation, Find Yourself

Have you ever heard the fable about the frog being boiled and wondered how that related to your life? Uh….what? No seriously, stick with us. The […]