July 17, 2024
Female surfer putting wax on a longboard in Costa Rica.

How to Determine Your Surfing Level: A Comprehensive Self-Assessment Guide by Pura Vida Adventures

If you’ve taken a few surf lessons in your life, but it’s been a while since you’ve been in the ocean, you may be wondering what […]
April 8, 2024
Tropical drinks at Pura Vida Adventures beachfront bar

Discover the Heart of Pura Vida Adventures: Our Beachfront Hotel

For over 15 years, Hotel Tropico Latino has been the treasured home for our life-changing surf and yoga retreats, where thousands of guests have found adventure, community, […]
February 21, 2024
Surf lesson on the beach in Costa Rica.

Surfing 101: The Fundamentals

Here at Pura Vida Adventures, we believe that anyone can learn to surf, and it all starts with the fundamentals. Learn to master the big three: the pop up, […]
November 27, 2023
horseback riding at sunset in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica.

The Top 6 Reasons You Should Visit Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Whether you’re an avid surfer, a nature lover, or an adventure-seeker, you can find your dream vacation in the unspoiled paradise of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. […]
September 13, 2023
Three female surfers on the beach with different surfboards.

How to Choose a Surfboard

If you’ve caught the surfing bug and dream of riding more waves, or just feel ready for an upgrade, it’s time to start thinking about investing […]
July 12, 2023
Happy female surfer on a pretty wave in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica.

Surfing 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Start Your Surfing Adventures

If you’re new to surfing and dreaming of catching your first waves, look to the experts for guidance. For almost 20 years, Pura Vida Adventures in […]