June 11, 2021
Woman surfing a large wave.

Soul Surfer: Lead Instructor Lucie’s Amazing Surfing Life

Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you had thrown off society’s expectations as a teenager and chased your childhood dream around the […]
May 5, 2021

Surf Fashions for Women: The Girl and the Sea

It’s been a year of creativity for Pura Vida Adventures surf instructor Michelle, who just launched her newest collection of women’s clothing from her ocean-inspired fashion […]
March 17, 2021
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COVID Testing at Our Beachfront Hotel ~ Fast, Safe and Easy

Covid-19 Testing Santa Teresa, Costa Rica We’ve got some great news for you — tourism is BACK in Costa Rica, and traveling to and from this […]
January 25, 2021
woman practicing yoga in the ocean

Get Fit for Surfing! Check Out Our New Yoga for Surfers Videos on YouTube

If you’re dreaming of a surf vacation with Pura Vida Adventures in 2021 (yes, we are open!), you can now get fit and inspired for this […]
October 14, 2020

Travel Requirements

The USA just announced a new travel requirement. Starting on January 26th everyone flying into the USA (foreigners and US citizens) must present a negative Covid […]
October 5, 2020
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 beachfront at Playa Carmen. Known as a […]