Stephan was born and raised in Germany and has spent his youth travelling the world. He met his Costa Rican wife Jenny more than 20 years ago. Since then he has been travelling through Costa Rica extensively. In 2002 he and his wife moved to Costa Rica permanently and he has been working as a Costa Rican Tourism expert ever since. He therefore knows Costa Rica from many perspectives. From a tourist perspective of various economic levels to a professional perspective.
He continues his passion for nature and wildlife regularly visiting various parts of the country refreshing his knowledge of the many regions and habitats of Costa Rica. Although he is a certified guide by the Costa Rican Tourism Institute ICT he nowadays works mostly from the office trying to introduce clients from all over the world to his chosen homeland, while his wife guides clients out in the field and maintains him well informed about what’s going on all over Costa Rica.
Stephan likes spending time in nature, reading and listening to music. He also has a passion for modern technologies and rarely goes anywhere without one of his gadgets.