Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary and Villas Alturas,  Dominical, Costa Rica

Today we went to visit the animal sanctuary in Dominical, which is about 25 minutes north of us.  The sanctuary is located 700 meters off the Costaneras highway, or about ½ mile up a dirt road.   Check in for the tour is located in the lobby of Villas Alturas. From the resort, we took a … More Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary and Villas Alturas,  Dominical, Costa Rica

The Language Gene!

Do You Have The Language Gene? Learning Spanish is going to be one of the biggest challenges of this adventure!  One of my beautiful bunko buddies, Lynda, believes that there is a language gene, and that is why it’s easier for some to pick up a new language!  I. Do. Not. Have. This. Gene….. The … More The Language Gene!

Atenas Féria

Ferias are the local farmer’s market.  They are located in almost every town, and they are the most economical way to shop!   This one, located in the central area of Atenas, is only open on Fridays, so plan ahead and make sure not to miss out on this experience. There is much more at … More Atenas Féria