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Drishti to host Yoga Retreat in Costa Rica at El Sabanero Eco Lodge new Yoga Shala in March 2015. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 Drishti Yoga
In the news release, Let the Countdown Begin: The Premiere of Tyrexpo2015 Is Just 15 Weeks Away!, issued 20-Jan-2015 by Tyrexpo2015 over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that
Make Sustainable Travel Part of Your New Year's Resolution CHICAGO, Jan.
This Groundbreaking Trade Show Will Be a Boon for Buyers and Exhibitors -- in One of the Hottest Markets in the World. SAN JOSE, Texas, Jan.
A new April 2015 Southern Costa Rica: Birding and Nature Tour designed to explore Costa Rica’s rich avian diversity is announced by Naturalist Journeys. Houston,
Service between Houston and six destinations in three countries to begin in October 2015, subject to government approval: Cancun, Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta, and San Jose del Cabo/Los Cabos, Mexico;
- Forbes Travel Guide Continues its Growth to Help Consumers Make Better Luxury Travel Decisions in Rapidly Growing Markets Throughout The Americas - NEW YORK, Dec.
The new cookbook can be downloaded at http://Cookbook.NicuesaLodge.com, and parties may also upload a picture of their experience
Kids Saving the Rainforests’ Sloth Rescue & Release Program to be topic Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica (PRWEB) December 01, 2014 Sam Trull, Wildlife
The eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis), also known as the common pondhawk, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern areas of the United States, Belize, two provinces of Canada including Ontario, Costa Rica, Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, eleven states in Mexico, and Nicaragua, among other areas. This species is found near almost every source of water. It differs in appearance depending upon the sex, with males holding blue and green color and...
Irazú Volcano, known as Volcán Irazú in Spanish, is an active stratovolcano that is located in Costa Rica. The origin of the volcano’s name is unknown, but it is thought to be a variant of the word Iztarú, which is the name of a village that was near the volcano, or a mixture of the words ara, meaning point, and tzu, meaning thunder. It is locally known as The Colossus due to large past eruptions. This volcano is located within Irazú Volcano National Park, which holds montane forests...
Rincón de la Vieja is an active complex volcano that is located in northwestern Costa Rica. Its name, meaning The Old Woman's Corner, refers to a legend that says that a woman’s lover was thrown into the volcano by her father, after which she lived on the volcano as a recluse. This volcano reaches 6,286 feet in elevation and is the tallest volcano in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park. Visitors were once permitted to climb up to the crater, but a recent eruption caused this area to...
The Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad, Atelopus varius, known also as the clown frog, is a neo-tropical true toad belonging to the family Bufonidae. Ranging once from Costa Rica to Panama, A. varius is currently listed as critically endangered and has been decreased to a single remnant population near Quepos, Costa Rica and is assumed to be extinct within Panama. Some recent variation in the air temperature, precipitation, stream flow patterns, and the following spread of a pathogenic...
Arenal Volcano, also known as Volcán Arenal, is an active stratovolcano that is located in northwestern Costa Rica. It can be found in Arenal Volcano National Park and was one of Costa Rica’s most active volcanoes until 2010. This volcano has a small crater and several eruptive vents and is the youngest of all active volcanoes in Costa Rica. Arenal Volcano has produced some violent eruptions, including the eruption of 1968, which covered three villages, killed eighty-seven people, and...
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