Jaco

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….

Ten Reasons to Visit Jaco, Costa Rica

22 Jan 2018 Posted by Susan in Jaco, Traveling

Jaco is a great small town located about an hour and fifteen minutes south of airport in San Jose, Costa Rica.  Jaco is known for it’s great surf (especially for beginners and intermediate surfers) and it’s even better nightlife.  Stephanie, one of Room2Board’s volunteers shares…

Tortuga Island Tour from Jaco

18 May 2017 Posted by Chris Feloney in Jaco, Tours, Traveling

The Tour Costa Rica has given me the opportunity to experience so many cool adventures, however the Tourtuga Island tour from Jaco was one for the books! It is an action packed day filled with exciting activities such as snorkeling, subwing (pretty much you become a…

Ten phrases you need to know in Spanish

26 Oct 2015 Posted by Alex Wardlaw in Jaco, Tours, Traveling

 Spanish is the official language of Costa Rica. While many people in Costa Rica speak English, particularly in tourist heavy spots, knowing a little Spanish is not only polite, it’s sometimes downright necessary. I sat down with the man helping to catch the Room2Board staff…

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