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My Tica Granddaughter

My Tica Granddaughter My most adored granddaughter Cara Isabella  is part Tica--- age two years and four months. Her mother is my daughter, Maria Elena.  Cara Isabella's  grandfather was born in Costa Rica and went  to study medicine in Mexico at age 18 years.  Later he moved to the US to further his studies of Thoracic surgery  and there is...

VOLCANOES IN COSTA RICA

VOLCANOES IN COSTA RICA Costa Rica is the land of the Volcanoes.  There are seven volcanoes.  Starting in the north  all the way to the southern border with Panama.  Most of them are extinct. The active ones are the Poas Volcano and the Arenal Volcano.  Many tourist from all over the world visit Costa Rica to see these natural wonders. This ...

Poas Volcano National Park

[caption id="attachment_4706" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Wildflowers of Poas Volcano National Park[/caption] Poas Volcano National Park  is located in the central valley of Costa Rica- approx eighteen miles north of the city of Alajuela (where the San Jose International Airport is located.)    Poas Volcano's  elevation is 8,000 feet ...