¡Pura vida! is an original story-line video filmed specifically to accompany ¡Arriba! Over the course of its 15 episodes, you will follow the interactions of five principal characters who find themselves living together in a youth hostel in San José, Costa Rica. You are able to see how the vocabulary and grammar structures presented in the textbook are used in realistic situations while gaining a deeper understanding of Hispanic culture. The video is available for purchase on DVD.