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Recycling Center: The Hidden Gem of Nosara

NOSARA, Costa Rica – Dida Rios Castillo finds that smashing glass bottles relieves a great deal of stress. Hellen Rojas Porras enjoys knitting, teaching others and the camaraderie she shares with her nine female co-workers. Melissa Arrieta M. crafts beautiful baskets both large and small out of newsprint. These women are just three of the … Continue reading

Recyclables accumulate in eco destination

Monteverde is a tourism hot spot because of the cloud forest reserves. The dirt road leading into town gives a sense of a quaint mountain village. This image is broken when you enter the town of Santa Elena, which is jam-packed with tourists, hotels, hostels, bed and breakfasts and farmstays nearby. Tour buses with “adventure” … Continue reading