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Costa Rica's national culinary pride, Lizano Salsa and Chileno

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Costa RicaThough I was sorely disappointed by the touristy nature of Costa Rica, I did return with one bit of true...

White-headed Capuchin Monkeys in Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Costa RicaFollowing a disappointing week at the beaches of the Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica, I hopped on a bus back...

Costa Rica rodeo

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Costa RicaAttending a rodeo seemed like an opportunity to witness a bit of local culture in an otherwise culture-less visit to...

Beach at Santa Teresa, near the southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Costa RicaThe old saying, “Expectations are resentments waiting to happen,” is perhaps the best way to describe my recent trip to...

Incredible biodiversity exists just ten short years after restoring a tropical rainforest on a parcel of played-out pasture land in Costa Rica

Often, my strong urge to travel has to do with seeing something before it disappears. For years I felt that way about going to Africa; I wanted to go on safari...