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Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast Travel Guide

Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast Top Experiences

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Dolphin-watching: Bottlenose, tucuxi, and Atlantic spotted dolphins ply the southern Caribbean coast. Food and flavors: Leave gallo pinto...

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The Old Atlantic Railroad

Christopher Columbus became the Caribbean's (and the country's) first tourist when he landed at Uvita Island near Limón during his fourth voyage...

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Reefs at Risk

One of the most complex organisms in the marine world, a coral reef is an extraordinary and extraordinarily delicate habitat. Coral reefs are...

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Nicaraguan Immigration to Costa Rica

Immigration issues generate intense debate in the United States and Western Europe. Who would guess that it has become a contentious matter...

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Eco-Lodges in the Caribbean

Year-round rainfall begets year-round greenery on the Caribbean coast. You can count on lushness here when the rest of Costa Rica's landscape...

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Tortuguero National Park

At various times of the year, four species of sea turtles—green, hawksbill, loggerhead, and giant leatherback—lumber up the 35 km (22 miles...

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Cahuita National Park

In a land known for its dark-sand beaches, the coral-based white sand of Cahuita National Park (Parque Nacional Cahuita) is a real standout...

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Rainforest Aerial Tram

Just beyond the northeastern boundary of Braulio Carrillo National Park, about 15 km (9 miles) before the Caribbean-slope town of Guápiles,...

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