By: Anjelica Veca and Christine Krishnan Just as the US economy started its meltdown in 2007, Costa Rica's iconic Arenal Volcano--formally one of the most-active volcanoes in the world--was having a meltdown of its own. The once..
One of our clients wrote this blog about her recent trip to Playa Samara, Costa Rica with Desafio. She explains how this family vacation turned into a much-needed adventure enabling her to look at the world through different-colored lenses. How many ..
By: Anjelica Veca Over the years, Desafio Adventure Company has garnered a reputation for being one of the top innovators of adventure in Costa Rica and a visionary in the touristic hub of La Fortuna. This week, the well-established..
The culture-and-nature-centric Adventure Connection San Jose - La Fortuna with a visit to the La Paz waterfall, the Poas Volcano, and a local coffee plantation has gotten a makeover. With the recent activity of the Poas Volcano and the ..
Let your vacation be the battery-recharger that you need without missing out on any of the adventure! We’ve been in the business of providing fun and adventure for a long time—25 years, to be exact! So we know having #SeriousFun ..
The lively adventure-jungle town of Sarapiqui is making a big comeback especially now that the new highway joining La Fortuna to Sarapiqui will open the end of July 2017. Tourists can soon enjoy adventures in Sarapiqui in just over an hour's driv..
by Christine Larson-Krishnan, Community Collaborator I love this time of year in Costa Rica from September to November. It makes me proud to live here and I always look forward to enveloping myself in local culture and traditions. I..
Monteverde, Costa Rica—Desafio Adventure Company is launching the most extreme rafting tour on the Tenorio River from the Monteverde Cloud Forest. “Monteverde is the perfect hub for adventure and one of the best rafting trips is ..
Monteverde, Costa Rica—Desafio Adventure Company lanza el tour de rafting más extremo en el Río Tenorio desde el bosque nuboso de Monteverde. Monteverde es el lugar perfecto para aprovechar de una multitud de aventuras y ..
It is 2018. It is the year of challenges, growth, and transformation. It should also be the year of wellness, meaningful epic adventures, and an opportunity to truly embrace our present moment. What better way to embrace change than to truly ..
Advice on Going Solo in Costa Rica for Independent Travellers by Christine Larson I remember finding my father's Robert Frost book in his library and browsing the dog-eared pages to the heavily underlined part that read: "Two roads diverg..
Find Yourself through Transformational Travel in Costa Rica by Christine Larson, Community Collaborator I’ve been thinking a lot about the parallels between the world we live in right now and what things were like back in the 19..
Traveler to Traveler Costa Rica Safety Tips by Matt Tremblay, Desafio clilent Costa Rica is a safe country to visit, but when travelling to any foreign country it is important to keep in mind the local culture and safety of that particular..
Desafio Adventure Company is proud to present the Desafío Explorer's Club for your chance to earn Freebies and Discounts on your future vacations! We know you are looking for authentic, unique and interesting experience..
Fun for Families in La Fortuna Top 13 Things To Do for Families and Children in La Fortuna/Arenal Volcano I am the mom of an adventurous five-year-old who's a bit of a wanderluster and enjoys going on trips with her globetrotting parents. But ..