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San Gerardo de Dota

COSTA RICA | Monday, 9 Apr 2012 | Views [4374] | Video

After almost a month at the beach, I am in the cloud forests of San Gerardo de Dota, in the south of Costa Rica, having sought refuge from the very busy Santa Semana (Easter week). San Gerardo de Dota is sometimes called “the Monteverde ... Read more >

Tags: central america, costa rica, mountains, nature, quetzal, san gerardo de dota, travel

Playa Cabuyal - One Of My Favourite Places

COSTA RICA | Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | Views [3250] | Comments [3]

It is 4.30 in the afternoon at Playa Cabuyal, in the Gulf of Papagayo. I am the only person here, but I am far from alone. Myriads of crabs scurry quickly from one hole to the next, sea birds are floating beyond the breakers looking for ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, central amrica, costa rica, sea turtles, travel, volunteering

The Cloud Forests of Monteverde

COSTA RICA | Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012 | Views [2709] | Video

I have just come down from the clouds. Literally. I spent a week in the wonderful Cloud Forest area of Monteverde, in the north-west of Costa Rica. I have to admit I had never heard of Monteverde before I came to Costa Rica, and ... Read more >

Tags: central america, cloud forest, costa rica, monte verde, nature, santa elena, travel

Costa Rica, the Happiest Place in the World

COSTA RICA | Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012 | Views [1364]

Costa Rica is the happiest place in the world. It says so on a big welcome sign at San Jos é’s Santa Maria International Airport, and they didn’t just invent that slogan, it is based on the results of an independent survey conducted ... Read more >

Tags: bad hotel, central america, costa rica, heredia, museum, san josé, travel

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