December 20, 2017

2017 Pura Vida Holiday Gift Guide

Season’s greetings, surfers! Whether you’ve been naughty or nice (or a little bit of both), everyone deserves that giddy feeling of getting or giving juuuuuuuust the […]
September 27, 2017

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 […]
May 28, 2017
surf and yoga retreat for women

I’M JUST A GIRL, STANDING IN FRONT OF OTHER GIRLS, ASKING THEM TO GO SURFING

Costa Rica Surf Camp You can’t choose your family, so the saying goes, but you can choose to surround yourself with rad women on a Pura […]
May 10, 2017
Surf Retreats

ALUMNI STORY: Exploring Other Surf Retreats & Recentering at PVA

This month is Alumni Appreciation Month.  To that end, we are sharing the stories we hear from our “repeat offenders.”  These are stories of friendship, community […]
April 6, 2017

Leashes for Locals Charity

Your Next Surf & Yoga Retreat In Costa Rica Here in Santa Teresa we are lucky to introduce our students to some of the best surf […]