To this day, there are many people concerned about traveling to Tokyo and other parts of Japan because they fear radiation exposure from Japan’s nuclear disaster.
The El Toleado Permaculture Coffee Farm tour was one of the highlights of our visit to Atenas, Costa Rica. Gabriel, one of the owners, gave us a great coffee education.
On a boat tour in the Sierpe River area of Costa Rica we were able to view and photograph many exotic Costa Rican animals and plants such as monkeys, herons, crocodiles, white ibis, wood rail, red-headed woodpecker, hawks, toucans, macaws and much more.
While traveling, a cell phone should make it easy to stay in touch with family and friends, to contact local attractions for information and make reservations. But using one in foreign countries can be challenging.
The mystery ingredient in Costa Rican style ceviche surprised us. But after adding it to our cerviche recipe, we agree that it adds sparkle to this delicious fish preparation.
We were so lucky to be at Playa Tortuga in Costa Rica to witness the release of baby sea turtles, who were protected from poachers by a wonderful turtle conservation organization.
We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the gorgeous La Paz Waterfall Gardens, a 70 acre wonderland and animal rescue center located in Vara Blanca, Alajuela, Costa Rica.