Win a Pura Vida trip to Costa Rica

Explore the rainforest canals, spend your days with wildlife such as monkeys, sloths and turtles and of course enjoy plenty of adventure! This holiday prize allows you to experience the highlights of Costa Rica within a week. And with Gandy’s stylish and lightweight adventure travel clothing, you’ll be protected from sun during your visit. Simply answer the below and enter your details for your chance to win a 7-night trip to Costa Rica with flights and accommodation on bed and breakfast basis included.

What animal is the symbol of the fauna and wildlife in Costa Rica?

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The phrase “Pura Vida” itself can be heard echoing throughout Costa Rica. Used as a greeting or expression of happiness, the phrase literally translates to “pure life,” however its truer meaning is “full of life,” which accurately symbolises the Costa Rican mind-set of energy and positivity that awaits visitors. Experience enriching your mind, body and soul with a Pura Vida trip to Costa Rica.


Cut off from everyday work/life stress with a digital detox. Costa Rica offers visitors the chance to stay in luxury eco lodges located within or near national parks, to truly be at one with nature. Visitors can swap technology and tweeting for an energising morning yoga session in a rainforest, a midday jungle trek or go out on the water to spot wildlife.

Immerse yourself in nature and get away from the urban jungle – Costa Rica has 6.5% of the world’s biodiversity.


Take care of your body with wellness Pura Vida. The natural surroundings have made Costa Rica a wellness retreat.


Enrich your soul via rural tourism and cultural experiences.