Month: January 2017

Slothing Around in Costa Rica

If you go to Costa Rica, you have to learn about Sloths. These little animals sleep and eat most of the day! But what makes them stand out is the very slow pace they move. The Sloth Sanctuary located just a couple miles from the town of Limón in the Caribbean is a very well known research and veterinary center with a full focus on this little animals. Is worth the visit and your visit supports the care of Sloths that need medical assistance or are no longer able to live in the jungle by its own. The tour takes approx. two hours, plenty of time for your to get as much as informed about sloths haha Here are some interesting facts I learned during my visit to the Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica: There are two species of Sloths in Costa Rica. The ones with 2 fingers and the ones with 3 fingers. That’s the only difference they have between the species! The 3 finger sloth has the ability to swim. The Sloth’s average …