Have you seen a howler monkey up close & personal? Go to Costa Rica with the Adult Cultural Exchange and you will! (Link courtesy of Nat.Geo) Howler Monkey!!!
Native to the Caribbean area of Costa Rica! It measures between 43 and 46 cm in length and weighs between 95 and 105 g. The plumage is Brown on the back and head, paler on the throat. The breast is grey and blackish belly. The central part of the tail is reddish and the rest … Continue reading Cuco Ardilla
A neat video from Costa Rica's National Park Foundation, "La Magia de Chirripó." This is contributed via Partners member Eliza from the town of Guápiles, located on the Eastern Caribbean area of Costa Rica. https://www.facebook.com/688791191238050/videos/1185268354923662/
Poás is the closest volcano to San Jose, the capitol of Costa Rica. It emitted a lot of steam this week! It's an easy walk up a paved path to the caldera. Normally a beautiful and serene caldera ... I'm glad I'm not up there today! http://www.facebook.com/OVSICORI/videos/1292535917450330
Portlanders are drafting plans for Ticos visiting as part of the Adult Cultural Exchange the week of September 14th-19th, 2017. In addition to touring downtown Portland (with visits to the Historical Society and Art Museum), we are also planning on a tour of both Washington Park and the Japanese Gardens. If you have ideas for … Continue reading PORTLAND ITINERARY