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La Fortuna, A small town in the Shadow of the Arenal Volcano

La Fortuna, A small town in the Shadow of the Arenal Volcano.La Fortuna is famous because of tourists who flock to the area to view the Arenal Volcano and partake in the numerous outdoor adventure activities here. It is located 4 miles from the base of the volcano. The name La Fortuna means "the fortunate' because it was the only small village spa...

Weather Patterns in Costa Rica’s Pacific Northwest Beaches

Weather Patterns in Costa Rica's Pacific Northwest Beaches "WHERE THERE IS NO WATER, THERE IS NO LIFE" In the Pacific Northwest Province of Costa Rica  with it's beautiful white sandy beaches-there is a severe drought . This area is the COWBOY COUNTRY and the Cattle are suffering due to the lack of water. Scientist say that it is caused by a nat...

One of Costa Rica’s Healthiest Fruits-Guanabana

One of Costa Rica's Healthiest  Fruits Guanabana GUANABANA, A wonderful  tropical  fruit  grown in Costa Rica! It is used in drinks and to flavor ice cream.  In other parts of the world it is know as Soursop and also Graviola. Indiginous people use it to make medicines. They  use the leaves as well as the inside of the fruit. It is great to...