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Ojochal’s Turtle Reserve

Reserva Playa Tortuga is a non-profit biological research and education center formed in 2009 by community members and Costa Rican scientists. Reserva Playa Tortuga aims to support the fields of biological research and science based conservation management in addition to forming a culture of environmental conservation in the areas influenced by the National Wetlands of…

Christmas traditions in Costa Rica

Christmas traditions in Costa Rica have plenty of the Latin American flavor, but they are uniquely done the Tico way Snow … Snow … Snow … Marvelous Snow! We Northerners might think Yuck especially after a long winter, but Costa Ricans (Ticos) are fascinated by snow. They rarely, if ever, see the real thing because…