So You Want to Volunteer at a Hostel

12 Apr 2015 Posted by Susan in Traveling

Ever want to ditch your day job and travel for a while?  Well that’s what some of our Room2Board volunteers have done!  This is the first in a long series (we have a constant rotating group of great volunteers) introducing you to our volunteers at…

Costa Rica Waterfall Tours: Trip Review

08 Apr 2015 Posted by Ben Osborne in Tours

Just outside the town of Jaco, high up in the mountains, lie many untouched natural wonders left to be discovered. While not many humans choose to make there residence in the mountains, there is plenty of wildlife and beautiful natural scenery. In order to access…

This is not your Typical Hostel Food!

21 Mar 2015 Posted by Susan in Food and Beverages

Fernando, Room2Board’s chef  started working at Room2Board this past summer.  He has created a great menu for Room2Board, that not only includes typical Costa Rican food, but food from around the world.  We get rave reviews about his food all the time.  No one leaves hungry. …

One week in Jaco, Costa Rica!

03 Feb 2015 Posted by Ariel Shonk in Fishing, Surfing, Tours, Traveling, Zipline

When you only have one week in Jaco, Costa Rica, it’s important to plan your time well with the best activities available.  I spent a month working at Room2Board in January and had the opportunity to ask some Room2Boarders for some advice and got some great recommendations. Some of…

What’s in your Costa Rica backpack?

29 Jan 2015 Posted by Erin Madden in Traveling

Packing is the worst part of traveling in my opinion.  It’s complicated and quite frankly annoying. When traveling to Central America, you don’t need much.  You can leave all your winter clothes behind (you don’t even need a pair of pants).  Necessities include: shorts, t-shirts, bathing suits, a…

THE HOSTEL LIFE

17 Jan 2015 Posted by Kevin Baranello in Traveling

Hostel Fever If you didn’t know, hostel life is where it’s at. Travelers alike can agree on this one thing… Before I get too far ahead of myself, I’d like to disclaim that not all hostels are where it’s at, some are gnarly and gross….

Costa Rica’s Jungle Pathway on ATV

15 Dec 2014 Posted by Kevin Baranello in Tours

First of all, four-wheeling is a badass thing to do. Second of all, Costa Rica’s jungle is a badass place to do it. Now, I have wanted to do this tour since I arrived here in Costa Rica, but things kept getting in the way…(weather,…

Fishing on Warm Pacific Waters

18 Nov 2014 Posted by Kevin Baranello in Fishing, Tours

Fishing…. typically not my favorite pass time, but when the opportunity comes up to head out on the big blue a few miles off shore and hunt down some fish, how could I pass it up? Fishing out on warm Pacific waters had never felt so…

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