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Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast Sights

Cemetery

Updated 04/14/2014

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On the left side of the highway as you enter Limón is a large cemetery. (A glance as you pass by is really enough.) Notice the "Colonia China" ("Chinese colony") and corresponding sign in Chinese on the hill in the cemetery: Chinese workers made up a large part of the 1880s railroad-construction team that worked here. Thousands died of malaria and yellow fever.

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Address:

Limón, 70101, Costa Rica

Updated 04/14/2014

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