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Pura Vida In Costa Rica

Sometimes the best trips are the ones that you just go with the flow with zero plans on where you are going to sleep, eat or be. The goal is to get there and figure it out as the day passes. Sounds relaxing, right? Well it is… Usually I like to plan my travels to get an idea of what my trip is going to look like, but this wasn’t the case for Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. My friend Camila and I just decided to go and see what happens… So we did and everything turned out amazing! Costa Rica is a destination to go without a plan. There are so many adventures out there that actually planning your trip might spoil the entire trip. When in Costa Rica, take risks! What to See & Do? Sloth Sanctuary in Cahuita town Playa Negra Museo del Oro in San Jose Volcan Irasú Ruinas de Cartago Port of Limón Playa Cocles Where to Eat? Mopri Restaurant – Where locals dine every night! A must go for seafood …

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 …