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2 weeks ago

Pete Artemenko | Florblanca Photographer

Where We Belong: Pete

“For me it’s a wild place that calls you out of yourself and into the world full of wonder” As the staff photographer for Florblanca, Santa Teresa has been my hidden treasure for years. This community is special to say the least. With my boys growing up and time slipping by, I knew now is […]

1 year ago

Explore & Discover

Costa Rica is known for its dedication to conservation. Our system of national parks covers over 20% of our land and we’ve made significant efforts to protect our mangrove forests, our coastal areas, and our seascape.  This is not only incredible for our environment and for slowing climate change, but it’s also incredible for nature […]

1 year ago

Make It a Spa Day

This Valentine’s weekend, take time to indulge, relax, and rejuvenate.  This is such a great time to slow dawn, take a moment, and focus on your mind and body.  Self care is a great way to do this – as a couple or on your own.   At Florblanca, we love being able to offer our […]

1 year ago

SUP Adventure Tour in Costa Rica

The ocean waters that border our area of Costa Rica make up the heart and soul of our community.  The ocean here draws people from around the world to experience the beauty of our beaches, the excitement of our surf, and so many other coastal adventures.  Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) is popular among our […]

1 year ago

Explore Wild Beauty on Horseback

One of our favorite excursions and local tours for our guests is the Trailride in Manzanillo.  This is a guided horseback riding tour through a private nine thousand acre working cattle ranch that borders the ocean. You ride through high pastures overlooking stunning tropical landscapes and dramatic ocean vistas and then make your way back […]

1 year ago

A Surfing Community

Playa Santa Teresa in Costa Rica has long been a destination for surfers from around the globe.  The main beach in town is known for its world-class surf breaks and picture-perfect waves.  Playa Hermosa at the northern end of Santa Teresa has excellent surf for beginners along with waves ideal for intermediate and advanced surfers. The […]

1 year ago

Nature Photography Tour in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a paradise for naturalists and lovers of the outdoors.  Our country is a shining example of preservation and protection of natural resources which is so fitting for one of the most biologically diverse places in the world. At Florblanca, we encourage our guests to explore and discover our natural world.  Nature photographers […]

2 years ago

Choose Your Next Adventure

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica is a coastal town nestled along the shores of the Pacific Ocean on the Nicoya Peninsula.  Playa Santa Teresa is known for having some of the best surf breaks in the world.  We also have perfect, gentle waves for learning to surf at Playa Hermosa, just next door.   Beyond surfing, our […]

2 years ago

Time to Reconnect

Time to Reconnect

Across the globe, we’ve been facing a great disruption. So many of us are experiencing hardships and challenges that range in scale but that affect us physically, mentally, and emotionally. In the midst of these hard times, it’s important to return to what matters most.  The Blue Zone lessons show us that community is a […]

2 years ago

Start Your New Tradition

The holiday season is approaching and we’re nearing the end of a year that’s been like no other.  With travel picking up and people adjusting to new health and safety protocols, Costa Rica is set to open its borders to all U.S. states on November 1st.   We are open! In light of all this, we […]