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Life in Town
17 February, 2020

The Daily. Monday, February 17th, 2020.

Mild summer mornings are a special time to be around Beach Town. Post-dawn, well after the sun has risen, most of Town is still partially sheltered in the shade of the ridgetop. Temperatures are still cooler in the mid-70s, the steady northwesterly winds haven’t yet picked up which allows for a misty breeze off…
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Life in Town
16 February, 2020

The Daily. Sunday, February 16th, 2020.

Town has had a string of warm and breezy evenings recently that have been prime for biking, especially up on some of the new trails in town, the Highlands Loop and the Highlands Downhill. A great, short route there is up McHenry from Central, then cutting along Zapotal straight to the Highlands connector. From…
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Sunset Promenade in Las Catalinas
Life in Town
15 February, 2020

The Daily. Saturday, February 15th, 2020.

One of the aspects of Town’s beauty is that colors change depending on what time of day you see them, which makes the changing colors of sunset a wonderful time for a stroll around town. This time of year, the sun sets around 5:45, setting the stage for a pre-dinner promenade that cover much…
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Amapolas, Red Hibiscus
Life in Town
14 February, 2020

The Daily. Friday, February 14th, 2020.

In Copper & Stone this morning, Karina, from our finance team, was getting some chocolate for her team members. “Besitos para este día de amistad!” she laughed, offering one of the little Hershey’s kisses. Town’s always got an interesting mix of celebrations for any holiday and occasion. Some other plans bouncing around town this…
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Mercado Flats
Life in Town
13 February, 2020

The Daily. Thursday, February 13th, 2020.

Construction, stucco, windows, and external woodworking of the three Mercado Flats has been completed, and as internal and detailing work continues, the space that they will frame, Plaza del Mercado, has begun to take shape. These beach flats will be mixed-use commercial and residential buildings, which blend first-floor shop space with upper floor flats.…
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Beach Town Las Catalinas, Kayaking in Las Catalinas, Paddle Board,
Life in Town
12 February, 2020

The Daily. Wednesday, February 12th, 2020.

The moon is just past full hanging in the sky far above Punta Guachipelines this morning, above near-glassy waters with a moderate swell (between 06m and 1m, and dying down later this week) at high tide. This time of year conditions often flip between ideal for sailing and ideal for snorkeling from day to…
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Costa Rica Vacations
Life in Town
11 February, 2020

The Daily. Tuesday, February 11th, 2020.

A good morning for walks in town, along the beach, the trails, and throughout Town. Clear skies with temperatures in high 70s, and a gentle breeze is filtering through town from the northwest and out onto Playa Danta, where the half meter swell is breaking over the flats at a rising mid-tide.  A few…
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Life in Town
10 February, 2020

The Daily. Monday, February 10th, 2020.

After a very mild and moderate beginning to the dry season, including an exceptionally rare February rain, this weekend brought the start of a return to more of the expected weather, with a firm, steady breeze from the northwest.  Most of the weather in the dry season can be traced back to the trade…
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Vueltos Baratos a Costa Rica, Cheap Flights Costa Rica, Costa Rica Vacations
Life in Town
27 June, 2019

Featured Piece on Las Catalinas in Conde Nast Spain

Las Catalinas Featured in Conde Nast Spain Today we are thrilled to share that Las Catalinas has recently been the subject of a feature piece in Conde Nast Spain’s Online Edition, one of Spain’s premier travel publications.  The article focuses on three main areas of Las Catalinas. The worldwide search that led to this…
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Fountains, Classical Fountains, Tropical Urbanism
Architecture and UrbanismDaily ReportLife in Town
22 June, 2019

The Daily. Saturday, June 22nd, 2019.

In this Daily: The Fountains of Las Catalinas Walking around Las Catalinas, you spot quite a few fountains, each adding a unique character to the beach town. However, these sculpted fountains are more than decorative, and each brings their own history and purpose to the design and urbanism of Las Catalinas. The Historical Purpose…
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