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Mamón Chino Season in Costa Rica

Mamón Chino Season in Costa Rica

Mamón Chino Season in Costa Rica: Stop and enjoy the harvest – they will be gone soon.  Known for being bountiful in flora and fauna, Costa Rica is a land where fruits

Mount Everest: One Local’s Quest to Scale the Summit

Mount Everest: One Local’s Quest to Scale the Summit

Mount Everest: One Local’s Quest to Scale the Summit.  Imagine scaling the highest mountain in the world only to wait in line to reach the summit. Even for an experienced c

Reserva Conchal a Role Model: Eliminating Single-Use Plastic Initiative Takes Off

Reserva Conchal a Role Model: Eliminating Single-Use Plastic Initiative Takes Off

Reserva Conchal a Role Model: Eliminating Single-Use Plastic Initiative Takes Off .   Articles in several recent Howler issues have urged for wider and deeper consciousness

Dual Education at Reserva Conchal: Learning, Growing and Giving Back

Dual Education at Reserva Conchal: Learning, Growing and Giving Back

Dual Education at Reserva Conchal: Learning, Growing and Giving Back.  Joseph is the oldest of five children who grew up in a drug- and crime-ridden area of San José. At age

Reserva Conchal a Leader in Sustainable Waste Management Practices

Reserva Conchal a Leader in Sustainable Waste Management Practices

Reserva Conchal a Leader in Sustainable Waste Management Practices.  Most humans are taught that the responsible way to dispose of garbage is to put it in the trash. Then we

Educarte: Head Start on a Wide Worldview

Educarte: Head Start on a Wide Worldview

Educarte: Head Start on a Wide Worldview.  So much of what makes Costa Rica such a special country is the connection between the people, history and focus on the future. This

Santa Teresa Time – Just While Away Your Day

Santa Teresa Time – Just While Away Your Day

Santa Teresa Time – Just While Away Your Day.  On the Nicoya Peninsula’s southwest coast sits the idyllic village of Santa Teresa. A haven for surfers, hippies and to

Los  Quetzales  National  Park – Costa Rica’s Shangri-La

Los Quetzales National Park – Costa Rica’s Shangri-La

Los Quetzales National Park – Costa Rica’s Shangri-La.  Shangri-La, the mythical, magical, cloud-shrouded village hidden high in the mountains, was described in the 1

Earth Day 2019: Now It’s Time to Protect Our Species

Earth Day 2019: Now It’s Time to Protect Our Species

Earth Day 2019: Now It’s Time to Protect Our Species.  Earth Day is observed on April 22 each year in many countries. The purpose is to bring people together to understand

ECOLONES  Costa Rica’s New Incentive  for Recycling

ECOLONES Costa Rica’s New Incentive for Recycling

ECOLONES Costa Rica’s New Incentive for Recycling.  Anyone who lives in Costa Rica or visits often can appreciate how daunting the problem of solid waste management is here

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