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Ticket Down has slashed ticket prices on all 2014 World Cup matches.
In honor of the 14th annual World Turtle Day, Tulemar Resort in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, provides useful information on the best times and locations to see nesting sea turtles in Costa Rica.
Mead Brown Costa Rica Vacation Rentals adds the luxurious Villa Paraiso estate compound in Montezuma, and the large (sleeps 18) new Jade on Guiones -- perfect for Yoga and surfing.
Ticket Down has rolled back pricing on all 2014 World Cup tickets at all participating venues worldwide.
Tulemar Resort, located in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, is happy to announce an expansion to the operating hours of the Manuel Antonio National Park.
costa-rica.topseos.com releases rankings of 10 best email marketing services companies in Costa Rica for May 2014. (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 The ten top email
Tulemar Resort is proud to announce the inclusion of Costa Rica’s Manuel Antonio National Park beach in social travel giant TripAdvisor's “Traveler’s Choice Top 25 Beaches in the World”.
costa-rica.topseos.com announces recommendations of 10 best PPC management firms in Costa Rica for May 2014. (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 The independent authority
-- Gildan Activewear will make an investment in Costa Rica involving a modern textile manufacturing plant. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During its report to
Work has begun on improvements to the facilities at one of Costa Rica’s most popular attractions, Manuel Antonio National Park, including the widening of the trails and installation of security
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...
- In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.