qiana martin a touch of costa rica podcast

A Touch of Costa Rica Podcast

Hosted and Produced by Qiana Martin

A Touch of Costa Rica is a wellness travel podcast that shares travel tips and inspirational stories surrounding the transformational massage therapist training programs offered at The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy and Yoga.

Hosted and produced by Qiana Martin in collaboration with the Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy and Yoga, each week’s episode will take listeners on a life changing trip to the Samara Beach community in Costa Rica.

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What’s a Touch of Costa Rica Podcast all about?

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qiana martin host of a touch of costa rica podcast

A Touch of Costa Rica Podcast Host and Producer Qiana Martin

Qiana Martin loves to tell a great story.

The TEDx speaker, soccer visionary and former Fila model draws upon her transformative experiences traveling the world playing soccer to help global brands speak to diverse audiences. From PayPal to Pizza Hut, Qiana has a track record for producing unique engagements that highlight overlooked voices, stories and perspectives.

It is with this same spirit that the A Touch of Costa Rica host and producer is on a mission to bring podcast listeners inspirational stories from the Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy community and invite them to embark on their own adventures.

The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is the premier study abroad program in the world for Massage Therapy Certification! In 2020, our massage therapy school became the world’s first COMTA Accredited Massage Therapy certifications and training programs for study abroad. Students receive an outstanding education that prepares them to perform at a highly-skilled level in the massage therapy industry. The CRSMT curriculum builds a solid foundation of knowledge in combination with advanced skills such that students graduate well equipped to provide customized therapeutic massage treatments to safely and effectively address everything from relaxation to sports-related injuries. Graduates of the CRSMT massage therapy program are eligible for licensing in most of the United States and many other places around the world.

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Playa Samara Location



Playa Samara is a perfect paradise for continuing education in orthopedic massage in Costa Rica. The town is nestled in the beautiful green hills of the famous Nicoya Blue Zone on the Pacific Coast of the peaceful Central American nation.


Enjoy strolling the streets of the small downtown area and visiting the many local and international restaurants, bars and discos, and cute gift shops. The beautiful and tranquil Samara Bay is surrounded by miles of palm tree lined white sand beaches and provides a perfect and safe location for kayaking, snorkeling, surfing, SUP, and swimming as well.

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