Everywhere I looked there were flowers and butterflies, although this is a moth. Like I wrote in the last blog about Monteverde, there is so much of everything growing on everything. No wonder it's known as a biodiversity hot spot.
More Wildlife at Manuel Antonio January 1st 2019 The warm evenings and hot sunny days were exactly what I wanted, coming from Seattle. It was also nice after the chilly evenings up in the mountains of Monteverde. Cloud forests are beautiful, but you’re in a cloud. The beaches around Manuel Antonio were a whole different world.
We stayed with a woman named Anita who has run a small guest house called Casa Buena Vista for forty years. It’s on ... read more
I live in Cusco, Peru and will be posting mostly about my trips around Peru and South America. From August 2012 to June 2014 I lived in Dhaka, Bangladesh and blogged about living there and traveling around Southeast Asia. This blog also contains my stories from living in Istanbul, two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco, and some other travels. ... full info
Costa Rica is just beautiful
As my latest obsession is taking macro photos of insects in my Oz backyard. I find this pic captivating. The colour diversity of Costa Rica looks stunning.