Going Local: Costa Rica


Local restaurant and hostel co-owner Shannon Smith moved from Austin, Texas to Costa Rica’s Monteverde region after falling in love with it in 2002.

“I was traveling in the area and just never left,” she says.

When she’s not serving up the best tacos around at Taco Taco Taqueria, she’s at one of her favorite mountain spots.

Full story available as a PDF here: WestJet December Magazine, or in the online edition here (page 34).