About Jen Rulon

Jen Rulon is an avid traveler and writer for Costa Rica Escapes. She is also a triathlon coach and author. You can find her knowledge as an author and speaker ranging from Triathlete Magazine, Runners World, on the TEDx Stage, the Health and Wellness Expo in San Antonio, TX, Men's Journal Online New York Times. As she has retired from the triathlon space, Jen's love of Costa Rica began. She realized that she loves the beaches, and the coffee of Costa Rica and now wants to share through the eyes of what she sees with Costa Rica Escapes. Read Jen's stories and advice for travelers who wish to see the authentic side of Costa Rica on their vacation.

All articles by Jen Rulon:

How to Spend Thanksgiving in Costa Rica in 2024

Pura Vida sign

So, you want to travel to Costa Rica with family or friends. And maybe thinking to yourself, “What is Thanksgiving like in Costa Rica?” In this article, we will help you understand what happens in Costa Rica during the USA Thanksgiving celebration because this is where we see a lot of tourists come down to […]

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2024 Easter in Costa Rica (Semana Santa)

Costa Rica Cross on Beach Cliff

As a company that puts together travel itineraries to visit Costa Rica, we always say it is an excellent time to visit Costa Rica. Still, there are some holidays that we need you to be aware of that will be much more crowded or a bit more expensive as well. We have already talked to […]

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How to Spend Christmas in Costa Rica in 2024

Christmas Ornament and Sea Shell on Costa Rica Beach

“I’m dreaming of a White Christmas. Just like the ones I used to know.” ~Bing Crosby, White Christmas. Bing Crosby must not have been to Costa Rica during Christmas because the only way you would see white is on the beaches but in Costa Rica during Christmas, you will see green, orange, red, purple, yellow, […]

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Top Hanging Bridges in Costa Rica

Hanging Bridge at Arenal

When planning your trip to Costa Rica, hanging bridges are one of the most popular adventures to explore, other than the Arenal Volcano and the beaches. When you see the hanging bridges and how they are set up, if you don’t think about it, you will love every aspect of it—feeling that you are part […]

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How to Plan a Yoga Retreat/Vacation to Costa Rica

Yoga Retreat/Vacation in Costa Rica

Have you ever wanted to take a girls’ trip to another country? Maybe you have been to the coast or Las Vegas with your friends, but what about putting on your own Yoga Retreat/Vacation in Costa Rica. While Costa Rica is known for the beautiful beaches to sunbathe and surf, many adventures of ziplining and […]

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