Ants of CR could use better PR
According to The Encyclopedia Britannica, ants are second only to human beings as the
Tamarindo Pop Quiz
Longtime Tamarindo resident Valerie Townley recently moved back to California after spending many of the community’s early formative
The Ocean's Rainforest
To paraphrase an old adage, "As go the coral reefs, so goes the planet." Although they represent only
Lightning and thunder are consistent elements of any tropical environment. Situated between 8 and 12 degrees north of the equator,
Half a Dozen Types in Costa Rica
The biodiversity of Costa Rica never ceases to astound even those with significant botanical
In Costa Rica, the religious and cultural significance of Semana Santa, or Holy Week, rivals and possibly supersedes that of
Pictured above: Cerro Chirripo. Several of Costa Rica’s highest mountain peaks retain the name they were given by native Americans.
Bookshelf –A View from the Saddle: Author’s Rancho Dream Comes True. The past two decades have seen a cascade of
Band X to the Rescue! It’s a Friday night in Guanacaste as the six-piece rock group takes the stage.
Costa Rican Holiday Cuisine: Tasty Traditions. Food is an integral part of the equation for any culture that celebrates Christmas.