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BY ANDY WRIGHT The gold miner was attired for heat and mud in high rubber boots, belted black shorts, a brimmed hat and nothing else. We had been hiking through the humid Osa Peninsula jungle for a couple of hours when we ran into him. A chance encounter with five sweaty hikers and their guide [&hellip

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BY THOMAS ENDERLI Summiting Cerro Chirripó – Costa Rica’s tallest peak – is a national rite of passage. The mountain beckons serious adventurers and rambling newbies alike, rewarding all with majestic vistas of verdant, foggy valleys and distant peaks illuminated by the sun’s slanting rays. This may be the tropics, but the crisp mountain air [&hellip

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Escrito por: María Pía Chaves Las Cataratas de Nauyaca se encuentran en Dominical, en el Pacífico Sur de Costa Rica. A solo 35 minutos del Aeropuerto de Quepos, por lo que podés tomar un vuelo desde San José y estar allá en menos de 20 minutos, listo para vivir esta aventura. Estas espectaculares cataratas son [&hellip

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Llegás Volando: Cataratas de Nauyaca



“Corn Islands” o las Islas del Maíz, parte del territorio Nicaragüense, se encuentran a 70 kilómetros de Bluefields ubicado en la costa caribeña de Nicaragua, con una población de alrededor de 7 000 personas. Están compuestas por dos islas “Great Corn Island” y “Little Corn Island”. La isla más grande tiene un territorio de 10 [&hellip

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Corn Islands, paraíso en el Caribe Nicaragüense


By María Pía Chaves. One of Costa Rica’s more diverse ecosystems is located in the Peninsula de Osa, in the country’s south pacific coast, a ten hour drive from the capital San José or a 37 min flight to Puerto Jiménez. The National Park boats 13 major ecosystems that range from highland cloud rainforest to [&hellip

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Corcovado National Park


By Gabriela Díaz Musmanni There is an untranslatable verb in Costa Rican slang that denotes enjoyment while listening to great music. The word is matizar, and anybody who has been to a Sonámbulo concert has experienced it. Sonámbulo (“sleepwalker”) was formed 10 years ago and since then, the band has revolutionized the Tico music scene [&hellip

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Sonámbulo Psicotropical, a fevered fusion of latin rhythms