Tag: Costa Rica

Studying Hummingbirds in Cerro de la Muerte

Studying Hummingbirds in Cerro de la Muerte

Back in 2016 I was working as an intern at a field studies program in Costa Rica. During the semester we traveled with the students and professors to field sites where they were taught about environmental conservation and how to conduct field research surveying wildlife, [continue reading]

Costa Rican Slang You Need to Know Before Your Trip

Costa Rican Slang You Need to Know Before Your Trip

Costa Ricans speak Spanish, but as is the case with most of the world, they have their own way of speaking. Just as an elevator to Americans is a lift to the British, Costa Ricans have their own way with Spanish words that is unique [continue reading]

The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Costa Rican Wedding on a Budget

The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Costa Rican Wedding on a Budget

My husband and I met under the cheesiest of circumstances- I was a senior in university studying abroad on my first time out of the country, and he was living back home with his mom – my host mom – after graduating from college. But [continue reading]

Wildlife of Costa Rica: A Photo Journal

Wildlife of Costa Rica: A Photo Journal

Photos from the jungle to the sea of wildlife in Costa Rica