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Dancing in the Rain in our Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Perez ... Visuales Steven Om


New map shows importance of Central America indigenous communities to forest conservation

Costa Rica and The Global Popularity of Reptiles by Carol Vaughn

And visit our amazing & local Parque Reptilandia ... between San Isidro and Dominical ...check website here.

In Costa Rica, A Vibrant Chocolate Scene Wonderful article featuring three of our local Chocolateers ...

Marijuana oil helps Costa Rican child - Costa Rica Report

Costa Rica Will Host Major Medical Marijuana Conference

Best local weather report I have found (thanks Casey Bahr)

Blockage number helping reduce cell thefts

Published in Prensa Libre

If your cellphone is stolen it is recommended you call * # 06 # and block the usage of your phone. This program has been in operation since 2012 and has already blocked 408,062 phones in CR alone that have been reported stolen. Anyone considering buying a phone from someone should also call the blockage number first to see if the phone has been blacklisted.

Many thanks to Elena Ross for sending this new information regarding bringing pets from the USA to Costa Rica. The form you would need is here and there is an important change in the wording on page 2.

The animal (s) was/were treated between thirty (30) days and at least ten (10) days (no more than 30 days and no less than 10 days) before exportation with approved products for endo and ectoparasites, ensuring that animals are free of ticks and other external and internal parasites.

  • Know anyone who can fix CD players? Please call Thomas @ 8856-5771.

Female housesitter available! I am: 29 years old. Hardworking. Responsible. Reliable. Drug-free. I can help with: Cooking. Cleaning. Organization. Child and Pet Care. Gardening. Please contact Alexandrina at: 8397-9247 or

Come and practice your Spanish! Ven a practicar tu español! At Montaña Verde (in Rivas), this coming Sunday, May 22, starting at 2 pm. Potluck, bring your musical instruments, donations welcome. Hope to see you there! More info 8856 5519. And on June 5th we will be celebrating World Environment Day at Montaña Verde, more info coming soon!

Vipassana Costa Rica Meditation Retreats will be in Los Angeles de Rivas in August.

Beads Beads Beads ... come by Colibri's Corner to see a variety of Colombian Handmade beads ... some with natural colors. Or Have ooodles of them ... just bringing a few.

Tico family is producing beautiful Lily bulbs (Lilios) in an array of colors. Write here if you are interested ...

Grass feed, beef bones, 5 dollars a pound. I can deliver on Thursday market.

Rosita is going to be offering some of her wonderful Life's Joy products at Colibri's Corner this Thursday morning again. Come by to taste her:

Hummus, Sauerkraut, Mango Chutney and Papaya Hot Sauce. Beyond delicious!

Moringa: One Of The World’s Most Abundant Sources of Vitamins And Minerals We are fortunate to have local, organic Moringa here in our area now ... I've been learning more about it's benefits and the amazing energy the seeds and leaves give ... and the healing qualities of the Oil. Trees also available ... all @ Colibri's Corner


  • Butane Water Heater 5 litres capacity

  • Butane Water Heater 12 litres capacity