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Savoring Costa Rica Tradition: The Story of Sugar Cane in Guanacaste

Costa Rica’s vibrant traditions and rich culinary history are reflected in the cultivation and processing of sugar cane, a key part of the Costa Rican heritage. Particularly in Guanacaste, a pioneering region in sugar cane farming, this practice has deep historical roots and contemporary significance. Historically, sugar cane in Costa Rica started in peasant homes,…

Savor the Unique Adventure with the Explorer Pass at Vandara!

Traveling can be more fun than just visiting new places; it can also be about experiencing unique adventures that leave a lasting impression. If you’re someone who loves excitement, enjoys the outdoors, and values cultural experiences, we’ve got the perfect adventures for you at Vandará.  Located in the heart of the Rincon de la Vieja…

Guanacaste’s Cultural Treasures at Vandara

Beyond its renowned beaches, Guanacaste is more than a lovely landscape to behold. It also boasts a rich tapestry of cultural treasures waiting to be discovered. In this blog you’ll learn more about Guanacaste, Costa Rica, the beauty, along with the nature and the hidden cultural treasures found in the area. Here are some commonly…

Rincón de la Vieja: The Legend Behind the Name

Have you ever wondered about the origin of the name behind the volcano known as Rincon de la Vieja? The Legend of Rincón de la Vieja dates back approximately 600 years, tracing its roots to the pre-Columbian era in Costa Rican culture. Even before the 15th Century, the Curubandé tribe inhabited the Guanacaste area, primarily…