Guayabo National Monument flood

Costa Rica’s Guayabo National Monument reopens to tourists after flooding

Visitors’ access to Guayabo National Monument reopened Tuesday after being closed since June 27 due to damage caused by flooding in the Caribbean region in recent weeks. Located in the Cartago canton of Turrialba, Guayabo is Costa Rica’s largest and best preserved archaeological site. Damage by rain last month mainly affected tourist infrastructure, although various pre-Columbian structures suffered…