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The Amazing Costa Rican Volcanoes

Volcanoes are considered as the greatest tourist attraction of Costa Rica as they captivate the attention not only of tourists but also of scientists...

Isla del Coco: The Most Beautiful Island in the World

The great Isla del Coco (Coconut Island) National Park is located in the Pacific Ocean. It was decreed as a national park on June...

Rapid Rise in Demand for Organic in Costa Rica

In 2015 when Upward Spirals first launched the Organic Directory, we were excited to find about 65 locations around Costa Rica to buy organic...
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Knowing the World through “Experiential Tourism”

Why traveling?Traveling is by far the best way to know the world, and many people often travel by different means of transportation; train,...

Natural Wonders of Costa Rica: “Mirador Prendas Sarapiquí”

If you live abroad and you are about to go on vacation, one of the options that will definitely take your breath away is...
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Observing Wildlife in Silence – Tortuguero National Park

"Lay back. You don’t have to work that hard. Just enjoy the beauty of the park“, Barbara said. So we stopped paddling. Our boat...

Costa Rica: A Country Loved by Expats

Costa Rica is a Central American country widely known for its great biodiversity in tourist sites such as beaches, rivers, forests, national parks with...

The Costa Rican “Thermal Dome”

The presence of the oceanic phenomenon the "Thermal Dome" of Costa Rica was detected off the coasts of the Central American country in 1948,...

Fighting Plastic Pollution in Paradise

Mother Earth is in trouble and it is because of us. As harsh as that may sound, it is a fact that throughout the...
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Basic Tips for Beginning Nature Photographers

Most likely you have seen a photograph of nature in all of its raw beauty and had your breath taken away. And then you...
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