December 18, 2018

How To Pop Up On A Shortboard, Part 1

Life is full of many ponderous mysteries – such as, who wrote the Bonnie Tyler hit ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’?  What’s the proper technique for […]
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 […]
October 4, 2018

Surf Camp Cuisine ~ Randy Siles #1 Chef in Costa Rica

Imagine spending a week surfing world-class waves at your doorstep, then indulging on to-die-for cuisine prepared steps from your room by a world-class chef… we are […]
September 13, 2018

Thanksgiving Retreat 2018 ~ Let your heart swell with gratitude in Costa Rica!

Surfsgiving Coed Surf Camp and Yoga Retreat Five years ago, Pura Vida Adventures celebrated its 10 year anniversary, complete with a week-long fiesta that just happened […]
July 24, 2018

Young at Heart ~ Learning to Surf at 60!

Learning to surf at any age is an incredible experience—but celebrating your 60th birthday with a mother-daughter surf trip to Costa Rica is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! […]
June 26, 2018

Best Excursions in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Waterfalls, horses, a wild ride above the jungle, SUP along the coast… Our favorite local tours and adventures are just another reason to fall in love […]