Posts tagged with "wildlife"



05. October 2017
Many travelers ask about hunting laws in Costa Rica. Specially if they are used to hunting back home. Hunting is illegal, yet until 2010 the government granted hunting licenses. Then 177,000 signatures were acquired and assisted in getting all hunting banned. There are only a few exceptions such as special permits for survival, pest control or population control. Although it would seem this way, but not all Costa Ricans are in favor of the hunt ban. For some this is a tradition that has been...
15. May 2017
Many amazing lives are found within a Rain Forest. Each one of those lives is part of it's own special relationship. A symbiotic relationship. What is a symbiotic relationship? It is defined as 2 or more species working together for mutual benefit. Many of these are found in the forest, but in this post we will discuss the relationship between sloths, moths, trees and ants. The Cecropia tree is the equivalent to the sloth as the eucalyptus is to the koala. It's on of the most important element...
01. May 2017
An ideal destination for those staying at Riu Hotels, Coco Beach or Papagayo Peninsula area. Diamante Eco Adventure Park offers you many options such as zip lines, atv, horseback and an animal sanctuary that will allow you to see many of Costa Rica's amazing wildlife. Jaguars, sloths, crocodiles, toucans, snakes and much more are awaiting your visit. Diamante’s Zip Line course delivers the longest ride time and features a nearly mile long Superman line, a free fall “Quick Jump” and a...
15. March 2017
If you are in the mood to see animals then this outing is perfect for you. You will be traveling to the Tempisque River, one of Costa Rica's largest rivers, packed with crocodiles, teamed with fish and surround by many migratory birds, mokeys, iguanas and more. After the boat ride that will take you on an amazing trip up and down stream in search of animals you will enjoy a traditional Costa Rican lunch that has been described as one of the best meals offered on excursion. Then a quick visit at...
05. March 2017
If you are the type of traveler that wants to get the most out of your vacation and is up for exploring the local area then this months blogs are for you!!! We are going to present to you various options to visit off the beaten path locations this upcoming April through August. We will kick off the month with the following outing #1... Very few know el Salto del Calvo. It is located between the hills of Hojancha and hides the highest in Central America. It is located about 1.5 hours from Riu...
05. February 2017
So this month we be watching videos of Costa Rica. Some promo material launched by the tourism board and others. Congrats to all of you who participated in the creation of these videos. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. A new video will be launched every 5 days. Here the first one...

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