Posts tagged with "FOREST"



05. April 2016
Guanacaste is a tropical dry forest. This means there is limited vegetation, but plenty of trees that bloom while everything else is dry and brown. Lots of these trees have either a medicinal purpose or offer delicious fruit. We will list some examples of each category: - Golden Shower Tree: It's golden flower resembles droplets of water. It has bean like stock which contains seeds used as a laxative. - Stinky Toe: As the name implies, this fruit is foul smelling but to everyone's surprise, it...
25. March 2016
Puntarenas offers nice beaches for surfing as does Guanacaste, but the further south you go into Puntarenas the more humid and less populated it is. While Puntarenas offers a port for cruise ships, Guanacaste offers a marina. Guanacaste has Tamarindo and Coco Beaches while Puntarenas has Jaco for party life. Puntarenas has Manuel Antonio and Quepos while Guanacaste has Conchal and Flamingo or Avellanas. If you go far enough south in Puntarenas you'll reach Ojochal which is a bit a a culinary...