Posts tagged with "alajuela"



20. October 2017
The title of this weeks blog translates to, "Mut Territory". Some also refer to it as, "Land of Muts" or "Land of Strays". Regardless of what we call it, the place does a great deed for dogs in Costa Rica. Below is a video where the founder tells the story of origin and you'll see what they have to offer. A few of our LAR Travelers have visited the place and had nothing but great stories to share. If you would like to organize a trip, let us know as we can provide you with your private van,...
15. July 2017
Costa Rica is divide into 7 provinces and each province is divided into cantons. Within the Alajuela province the capital of the Guatuso canton is San Rafael de Guatuso. This is also home to the Maleku indigenous tribe, which you can visit while driving through. For short most just call the town Guatuso. The town is a bit off the beaten path, but will soon increase the number of visitors due to tourism. More so with the major improvement of the road that leads directly to Rio Celeste. For local...
10. July 2017
Bijagua is a small town located along the Guanacaste mountain range, specifically located between Miravalles and Tenorio volcanoes. It is a small town of roughly 2000 people who are dedicated mainly to farming crops and dairy cattle. They are locally well known for their cheese and recently are becoming popular for offering eco-adventure tourism. In August of 2016 they suffered along with other close by towns, the devastation of category 5 Hurricane Otto. Although it didn't destroy the town it...