Four new bird species in Coco’s Island

Aythya affinis Lesser Scaup (Porrón Menor) (New species for Coco’s Island) Accepted by the Ornitological Asociation of Costa Rica Guillermo Blanco Segura from Coco’s Island National Park and Vinicio Mesen, watch and photograph an individual on December 11 and 12th, 2014 in Wafer Bay. Elanoides forficatus Swallow-tailed Kite (Elanio Tijereta, Gavilán Tijereta) (New species for Coco’s Island)…

Pachira Lodge 3 Days/2Nights package… What a great and relaxing nature experience!

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The Science of Awe

I spent the past weekend in Tortuguero, surrounded by the most magical tropical nature, toucans calls on the back, subtle raindrops swinging from small flowers, playing monkeys on my room roof… The sense of awe in nature is unbelievable, and traveling in Costa Rica, letting yourself get caught in it, gives more than a placid…

Witty Costa Rica Tourism Promotion Heads to Movie Theaters

Throughout May and June 858 movie theaters located in some of the cities with a large concentration of ‘best prospects’ in the US and Canada will screen the promotional video from the international publicity campaign titled: Save The Americans, Save The Canadians, respectively. According to Mauricio Ventura, Minister of Tourism, the different tactics that complement…