Volunteer in Costa Rica

21 Feb 2020 Posted by Olivia Jakobson in Jaco, Traveling, Volunteering

My first impression of  being a volunteer in Costa Rica at Room2Board. My name is Olivia and I am one of the volunteers at the hostel Room2Board in Jaco, Costa Rica. In my first blog post I am going to write about my first impressions…

Best Day Trips from Jaco

20 Dec 2019 Posted by Kallie Stork in Jaco, Traveling

If you are staying at Room2Board in Jaco and looking to do some exploring you will find there is so much to see nearby. Buses run quite regularly from Jaco making day trips from Jaco cheap and easy. I will share with you some of…

Things to do in Jaco!

07 Oct 2019 Posted by Susan in Jaco

Times flies when you are having fun.  It’s hard to believe it has already been a month since I left my native and wonderful country Canada to try the Pura Vida experience in Jaco as a volunteer at Room2Board. The atmosphere is so nice and…

What to do when it Rains in Jaco

27 Sep 2019 Posted by Kallie Stork in Jaco, Tours

Jaco’s rainy season stretches from May to November. Although this may seem like a long time, do not let it deter you from visiting this beautiful country. In fact rainy season has many perks! Plus, it rarely rains all day.  There are many hours of…

Jaco to Manuel Antonio

30 Jan 2019 Posted by Kallie Stork in Jaco, Traveling

One of the most common day trips is from Jaco to Manuel Antonio. From Jaco you take the Jaco to Quepos bus which is green and takes about an hour and a half. There are 12 buses a day that go two and from Quepos….

Day Trip to Manuel Antonio

23 May 2018 Posted by Adam Rosenbaum in Jaco, Tours, Traveling

On Friday, May 11th, I woke up at 6:30am. I started my day with a trip to the ATM, the local farmers market, and then a fresh and delicious Room2Board breakfast burrito. After that, a fellow volunteer, Jacob, and I were prepared to set out…

Bamboo Bass Festival in Jaco, CR

25 Feb 2018 Posted by Jack Quirk in Jaco, Party

Ah, Bamboo Bass Festival in Jaco CR. What. An. Experience. Going to the actual festival was one experience. Working through all the pre and post festivities: ay, yi, yi – stamina needed to survive. The Bamboo Bass Festival in Jaco, CR was founded in 2015….

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