NAVIGATION

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April 3, 2019

On January 1, 2019, I embarked on a year-long journey to evolve and explore options for the next step in my life. I am a certified massage therapist and craniosacral therapist from Oakland, California. As every bodyworker knows, you can only help others heal to the ext...

April 2, 2019

If are traveling in Costa Rica before you come to Peace Retreat and are on a budget or eager for an authentic experience, you may choose to take public transportation instead of a taxi or the Peace Retreat airport shuttle.


The public bus system in Costa Rica is extensi...

February 3, 2019

When visiting Peace Retreat I invite you to explore the area and dive into the beautiful surroundings that Costa Rica has to offer. The Guanacaste province of Costa Rica is unique in that it harbors the climate for rare, dry tropical forest. Because Los Pargos is locat...

December 13, 2018

I am five days into a couple of weeks of volunteering at Peace Retreat Costa Rica, situated in Playa Negra.

I came to relax, to immerse myself in nature and to escape the futilities of the daily grind; the struggle to rise to the hammering sound of my alarm, only breath...

December 5, 2018

Fear is a tricky, sneaky little thing. It seeps its way into tiny little crevices, where it remains, until we inspect the corners of our minds and hearts and begin the process of sweeping it away. In the book “May Cause Miracles,” author Gabrielle Bernstein says that w...

December 5, 2018

(A Fly Sansa Airplane keeping it light and breezy by proclaiming ¡Pura Vida!)

Within this very simple, commonly used phrase among Costa Rica locals (who refer to themselves as Ticos) lay a lot of juicy life lessons that are definitely worth the squeeze. And as I sit her...

November 30, 2018

Costa Rica, which is sandwiched in between Panama, Nicaragua, the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, is teeming with a whole host of fun activities for laid-back beach goers and outdoor adrenaline junkies alike. So much so that it can be challenging to narrow down yo...