Meet with Irene, our Local Expert in Costa Rica

Meet with Irene, our Local Expert in Costa Rica

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Irene, your local expert in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica is known for its rich wildlife and culture that makes you never want to leave. Who better to welcome you into this destination with the kindest arms than our local expert Irene? This industry veteran has spent 20 years building trips showing you her country's secret spots. When she's not helping other people witness Costa Rica's beauty, she's assisting to preserve it by working with reforestation groups. You can always find her off exploring new places, which only adds to her portfolio of knowledge. Her personal favorite being the South Caribbean Coast. Drawn in by the colorful homes, laid-back atmosphere, and unmatched beaches, it's her favorite place to escape to. Stop waiting, Costa Rica is calling, and Irene is ready to help you experience it all.

Why would I need a local expert?

  • Our licensed and locally based experts offer access to undiscovered experiences.
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  • Streamline the planning process so you can plan an unforgettable trip quickly.
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