Posts tagged with "PUNTARENAS"



15. June 2016
NATUWA, as the name states, is a macaw sanctuary that was created inn 1994. Due to the worry regarding the constant threat that these magnificent birds face, along with many other parrot species, two native born gentlemen formed the sanctuary. Many of these birds suffer from loss of their habitats and as a result are taken from their nests at a young age to be sold in the black market as pets. This has brought their numbers down, making the goal of the sanctuary a development of a breeding...
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...