I know pretty much everything about Costa Rica -- and I have photos to prove it.

I've been traveling Costa Rica since 2006 – so you don't have to. With over 30,000 stock photos of every inch of this beautiful country, I offer a one-stop spot to make your project's content perfect.

  • The difference between the right word and almost the right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.
    Mark Twain
  • Kilometers are shorter than miles. Save gas, take your next trip in kilometers.
    George Carlin
  • When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.
    Susan Heller
  • I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.
    Mark Twain

Writer, editor, & photographer: At your service

Whether or not you already have a website that needs a makeover, or are starting from scratch – I can help you craft concise and compelling content. Need photos? I've got you covered.

A handful of my very happy clients

I take pride in my work, and only deliver the best.

I've worked with all kinds of organizations concerning Costa Rica – newspapers, magazines, hotels, tour operators, businesses, and real estate companies.

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Business Services

Business services include newsletters, brochures, white pages, proofreading, editing/rewrites, website content and marketing copy. Drive traffic to your site like never before with a unique business or travel blog.

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Real Estate

Website content, property descriptions & profiles for websites like AirBnB, newsletters, brochures & trade publications are just a few of my real estate services.

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Tour Operators & Travel Agencies

I have years of experience writing for Costa Rica tour operators and travel agencies: website content, tour descriptions, newsletters, brochures, travel adventure blogs and more.

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Hotels

Costa Rica hotel websites, room descriptions, brochures and property descriptions are my specialties. With over four years of experience writing for companies like CostaRica.com, Nature Air and Tripfab – you can count on me.

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Health & Wellness

Need an expert writer to come up with yoga class descriptions? Spa photos, treatment reviews or a blog to direct potential customers to your site? Email me. I’ll make your health & wellness copy sparkle.

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Restaurants

Let’s rewrite your menu to make your customers drool. I’ll take care of website copy for your restaurant’s web page, or edit existing content to make it better.

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Costa Rica Stock Photos

Since 2006, I’ve made it my mission to explore every corner of Costa Rica. Along the way I’ve accumulated over 30,000 Costa Rica stock photos of nearly every single town, beach and animal.

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Editing/Proofreading

Already have a blog or website, but need some help whipping it into shape? I can help. I’ll proofread, tweak, edit and rewrite until your copy is nothing short of perfect.

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Scuba Diving

I’m the only scuba diving writer specializing in Costa Rica’s underwater world – creating dive reports, scuba blogs, dive outfit reviews and magazine articles. I also take my own underwater photos to accompany all work.

The Costa Rica Writer and Costa Rica Photographer

Magazines

Here are some of my magazine creds. I’ve written countless articles for Nature Landings –  in-flight publication for Costa Rica’s first and only carbon neutral airline. 

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Newspapers

I write newspaper articles on local happenings, including a DIY (Do-It-Yourself) column for the Tico Times – Costa Rica’s oldest English-speaking newspaper.

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Hire Me

My rates vary from project to project. Email me for a free price quote – no strings attached. Or contact me via:
Skype: gennamarie
Email: info@thecostaricawriter.com

  • The difference between the right word and almost the right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.
    Mark Twain
  • Kilometers are shorter than miles. Save gas, take your next trip in kilometers.
    George Carlin
  • When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.
    Susan Heller
  • I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.
    Mark Twain

All About Me

I'm a visual multimedia storyteller. Writing, editing and photography all in one place.

  • The difference between the right word and almost the right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.
    Mark Twain
  • Kilometers are shorter than miles. Save gas, take your next trip in kilometers.
    George Carlin
  • When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.
    Susan Heller
  • I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.
    Mark Twain

Want to know what I'm up to? It's all good.

Check out my news blog to see what I'm currently working on, and what's going on in Costa Rica RIGHT NOW.

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BREAKING NEWS: Murder in Brasilito

Posted in - News
on December 24th, 2013 0 Comments

Well, I must say – this was one of the most exciting, tragic and unsettling Costa Rica news stories that I have ever written. A U.S. tourist visiting Brasilito was shot twice across the street from Kokomo …

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