Costa Rica – Day 2

Coffee Day! Today was coffee day and our guide was Dr. Reinhold Muschler who works at CATIE. The coffee farm that we visited in the morning was 1000 hectares in the Aquiares village. Coffee originally evolved in the understory of the forest and so was well adapted to shade. The farms began to remove more…

Costa Rica 2016 – Day 1

IrazĂș Volcano National Park, La Florita Dairy Farm & The Botanical Garden After a long day of travelling yesterday we arrived in San Jose, Costa Rica. We had already travelled through 2 provinces, which were Alajuela, which we flew into, and San Jose. One comment that I can make about driving in San Jose compared…