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Dancing in the Rain ... New Frog Species Discovered near us in the Southern Zone of Costa Rica

April 16, 2015

 GREAT NEWS ... NEW SPECIES: This Glass Frog, 

Hyalinobatrachium dianae was discovered in the Talamanca mountains of Costa Rica. April, 2015.

(Courtesy of Brian Kubicki and The Tico Times)


Wanted to welcome another new restaurant near us at the feria in San Isidro ... many of you remember Laura from Laura's Place (and previously Bazooka's) .. she has opened in the shopping mall with the jewelry story across from the Red Cross .. called Olivio's and open for yummy breakfast & lunch & coffee.  2771-0032


Also wanted to remind you to visit the organic Urban Farm Cafe .. up from the stadium ... been hearing great reviews from friends. 2771-2442 from 9:00am to 5:00 pm  Cell 6034-4334 any time. Laura Zuñiga Acuña

150 meters south of the municipal stadium, on the road to Dominical



And KingYo ... Sushi & Fusion Restaurant ... is once again open. 2771 6927  Just down from Plaza Tormenta.




From The Choricero 

This week we have delicious smoked or non-smoked italian sausages and dulce-glazed hams.  More info visit Orders can be picked up at Colibri's Corner.


Does anyone have recommendations for a good internal medicine doctor (primary care physician) here in San Isidro?  Also looking for a medical doctor (dermatologist) who specializes in skin cancer treatment or surgery. Thanks in advance for sharing your recommendations!  Please email Phil at: or call 8616-8674.



Near New Breast Pump with Rhythm Memory, In New condition.  Comes Complete with bottles and milk storage system.  Paid 90,000        Sell 55,000  Call Chantelle 8313 9585 

Chantelle Mita <> (photo on "Stuff for Buy & Sell page")


There will be a New Moon Celebration held in Spanish this Saturday, April 18th from 11am til 2pm  at the home of Zeneyda Viquez on the road to Quebradas, 700 meters after the high school. There will be a flag in black, yellow and red in front of the house on the right side. For more information, please call Joanna 8404-3758.


Please remember to let us know if you've sold or rented or no longer need your ad on the website.


A reminder too, that getting your ads in by Tuesday 10am really helps us get this Vine out in a timely manner ... we still receive several submissions much later than that.

Pre-orders are so appreciated ... and help with the flow of everything ... the earlier the better and thanks for all.

Remember too that we have International Calling Cards ... way cheaper than ICE long distance.


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