It's my last week here and I thought I would share a little bit about all the sightseeing and excursions that are available in this country. Besides just the food, the country itself is also great. There is so much green which is a large contrast to the cement and high rises that surround the … Continue reading Sightseeing
I arrived here Thursday and I am in love with the country. I will begin with a food post and share what the normal day looks like in regards to meals. Beans is staple to every dish as well as rice. I have yet to have a meal where both are not present. My host … Continue reading La comida de los Ticos!
As the month of October is winding down, I want to reflect a bit on my time here! During our time here, one of the top destinations that was constantly mentioned to us was Monteverde, a small mountainous town on the northern part of the Puntarenas province that houses a number of cloud rain forests … Continue reading Costa Rica: October 16th – Oct 30th
One of the most magnificent things that Sol Education Abroad has done that is included in my program is the inclusion of supporting, promoting and learning about local organizations that are deeply passionate about the problems they are trying to fix. The vast biodiversity that exists within the multitude of ecosystems in Costa Rica is … Continue reading Early October adventures in Costa Rica
The last week of September marked an important landmark in my time here in Costa Rica since I officially finished up my first class at ULatina! On our way to Manuel Antonio National Park (as described in my last blog post), we did make a quick stop at Playa Jacó to take some pictures but … Continue reading CR: 9/24 – 10/2