Posts tagged with "CONSERVATION"



10. June 2016
This amazing site started operations in the early 60's, when Costa Rica was faced with the start of a deforestation problem which later lead to the creation of national parks. Due to the deforestation many animals were deprived of their habitats and as a result captured by locals to become pets or end up in the illegal black market trade. A Swiss woman living in Costa Rica and with a passion for protecting these animals, acquired support from government entities to care and rescue them from...
15. October 2015
Shopping can be found everywhere through out Costa Rica. Specially souvenir shops. However, we advise doing your shopping at Coco Beach. Why? Due to the shopping strip structure, the shops tend to have a flee market scene that allows you to haggle and negotiate at var-ious stores. Also, the stores are all concentrated in a single area pre-venting long walks during your time shopping. Stores open by 9am and close at 7pm. The 5pm shuttle into Coco Beach is recommended for those desiring to shop...
03. October 2015
LAR Transports offers you the opportunity to explore and experience the Costa Rican culture by immersing into community projects that al-low you to converse with locals and share information as well as cus-toms and traditions. These locals will share with you stories of the area while you enjoy a traditional snack prepared by the local women’s co-op. School visits are also options for those that want to get in touch with the Costa Rican people. Combine culture and community experience with...