He replied with, “in jaco their are gringas and putas, there is nothing in between.” What he was saying was the local ticas all work as prostitutes and then there are the white tourists.
This of course is not true, although walking around in Jaco after 10 pm you might believe him.
Costa Rica News – Having visited and lived the Jaco/Hermosa area of Costa Rica for a little over 3 months, it is quite the change from the quiet, conservative town of Heredia.
I spoke to a local once and I asked him where you find a normal girl in Jaco.
Go out at night and you will be surprised that it’s not a huge challenge to find a free one night stand. They are going to make sure they are looking and smelling good below. You have a good chance of catching something hooking up at a random bar as well as with a prostitute.