Costa Rica

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 […]
February 1, 2018

“Fitness February” 28 Day Pop Up Challenge

Beginner surfers often ask us what is the #1 piece of advice we can give them as they continue to improve on their surfing journey. They […]
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 […]
January 26, 2017
Sunset at Pura Vida, a Costa Rica Surf Retreat

Top 5 Surf Retreat Life Lessons (From Those Who Came and Conquered)

Let’s face it: when people come to surf retreats they know what to expect. If you sign up for a Pura Vida week of “barefoot luxury” […]
April 27, 2016

Surfer Babe Banditos Conquer Costa Rica

Oh man! You know what this picture says? `GET READY TO HAVE THE BEST ADVENTURE VACATION OF YOUR LIFE! This surf camp week was a delightful […]
April 4, 2016

Costa Rica’s Puppy Paradise is Your Dream Come True

We all know that Costa Rica has been called the “happiest country in the world,” and there are many reasons why: beautiful beaches, incredible surfing, a […]