The Meaning of “Pura Vida” in Costa Rica 

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In Costa Rica, ¡Pura Vida! is a phrase used by Ticos (Costa Ricans) on a daily basis. It means “pure life,” or “simple life,” and not only is it a slogan, it’s a lifestyle. “Pura Vida” (pronounced poo-rah vee-duh) represents Costa Ricans’ relaxed attitude towards life, no matter the circumstance….

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Defining Wellness at Villa Estrella

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Before the recent popularity of wellness offerings at hotels and resorts, Villa Estrella-Costa Rica has been one of the number one all-inclusive villas in Costa Rica focusing on wellness. Guests experience a private resort that customizes and enhances a healthy lifestyle and supports one’s sense of wellbeing.    And while…

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A Look Inside a Villa Retreat

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Ever wonder what it might be like to host a wellness retreat or attend as a guest? We have many wonderful retreats and instructors visiting us this year. We’ve already hosted a pilates retreat, a yoga retreat and this week, we are hosting Tosca Reno’s Clean Living retreat. Soon, with…

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Host a Wellness Retreat at Villa Estrella

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Are you looking for the perfect way to engage your clients outside the studio, increase revenue and attract new students in 2018? Does escaping to a warm tropical paradise sound like the perfect venue for your next wellness retreat? Villa Estrella-Costa Rica is the ideal resort to host your next…

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