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Welcoming September with all it brings to our Beloved Southern Zone of Costa Rica


We're all golden sunflowers inside. Allen Ginsberg Welcome to Several New Subscribers & Pura Vida Blessings to All!

Here is a really lovely article that includes many of our Animal Loving Friends and the good they are doing!

We now have Kratom & Moringa & Turmeric in capsules! Also newly in ... Turkey Tail Extract ... powerful immune booster.

There is a National Strike planned for this coming Monday, September 10th that could cripple the country for that day ... and some fear even longer. Click here to see how the new President is handling this situation, and learn more about it.

Looking for a job and speak English? Company offers 100 positions

With all the storming going on, when the lightning starts ... please remember to unplug your computers, phones & other appliances you would love to keep un-fried! Just read of a couple of big losses this week. Also remember to keep all batteries charged up ... you never know when the power could go out for more than a little bit!

Our friends at Ballena Tales have released another amazing edition of their magazine, filled to be brim with great information and photos! /Click here to see Edition 61.

Once again, deepest thanks to all who are helping Marguerite in these difficult days. Here is the latest update from our beloved Sheri Cooke.

Mountain House on 2 acres with River near magical Chirripo for sale ... click here please.

ALL YOU NEED to bring IS YOU: LARGE, ONE-BEDROOM HOME, CLEAN AND BEAUTIFUL, OVERLOOKS RIVER, VERY NICELY FURNISHED, ELEGANT ! AND COMES WITH EVERYTHING YOU NEED. PRIVATE, SECURE, AND GATED, AND ONLY 10 MINUTES TO TOWN, 2771 4339 (see rental page for photos)

For rent Enchanting bamboo cabin in Quebradas. Open floor plan, large river rock bathtub, ideal for a couple or individual looking for tranquillity and convenience. Only 10 minutes from San Isidro, on a convenient bus line, this home is located amidst lush gardens with more than 30 different varieties of organic fruit trees and a spectacular diversity of textures and colors. Stone walkways lead to a private yoga deck on the river. The Quebradas river has lovely swimming holes, ideal temperatures year round. High speed internet. $400 per month, includes gardener and utilities. For more information call 8856 5519 or 8820 8002. e-mail: elladelagua@gmail.com

TOP QUALITY COUNTERTOP WATER FILTRATION SYSTEM AT AN AFFORDABLE PRICE REMOVES: CHLORINE, PESTICIDES, VIRUSES, PATHOGENIC BACTERIA ETC. TO BELOW LABORATORY DETECTABLE LIMITS World Famous Berkey Filtration System cartidges installed in locally available materials $175 USD provides up to 3000 gallons of filtered tap, river, or pond water at 17 cents/gallon Contact Bill at: vanhornwm@aol.com include Water Filter in your subject heading please

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Information on voting in US elections for those who choose to ... click here.

If you would like to hire a stone mason who will provide a level of service and quality with craftsmanship up to U.S. standards, I am this person. Many of us understand how frustrating it can be when working with the locals when trying to get anything done and completed correctly? Check out Rob's website today here.

We would like to invite you to Arte y Artesania an event which will take place this 8th and 9th September in the Salon Comunal of Bahia, Uvita de Osa. Check Events page for more details!

Here is a link to all the workshops at the fabulous Rancho Mastatal ... friends always come back raving about the experiences there.

This link will take you to a Facebook page about PZ ... check out the lovely video on the days gone by here.

$35 per night, per couple with breakfast and dinner included!!

www.TheSleepingIndian.com

2 Bedroom House for rent in Chimirol de Rivas. House owned by organic farmer so fresh vegetables are available at low cost. 2 bedrooms, kitchen, and living room. Owner covers electricity and water, grass cutting and trash disposal. Rent colones 100,000 ($175) per month. Call Carlos at 8571 8669 (Spanish).

See whales and year round sun sets from your living room and Cano Island from your kitchen! Beautiful open air round house in a jungle setting for sale located in Matapalo sitting on approx 8 acres with 2 more ocean view plantels ready to build on. Newly built in 2015. Completely off grid powered by solar panels. Many existing teak trees. Large secure bodega. Central location between Manuel Antonio/Quepos and Quepos air port and Uvita. Many shopping and restaurant options with in 20 to 25 min drive. Also less that 5 min drive to the beach, mini supermarkets, and restaurants in Matapalo. Price negotiable, must sell! Call, text, whatsapp Melissa 8973 5421 melissajd@netzero.net Please click here.

Check out this gorgeous family compound in Quebradas on the River. Click here.

Art Studio great stuff to buy & sell

Introducing STUDIO A in Platanillo. Wonderful selection of original paintings are now available for