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A conservation-minded holiday

It’s a season of excess, with lots of giving, lots of eating and ideally, lots of celebrating. It’s also a time of excess waste – materials for wrapping, fuel for transportation, electricity for holiday lights, the list goes on. 478 more words


Photos: Charles V Takes A Trek

Caught this late-season Monarch caterpillar as he wandered along our retaining wall,  into the brush, making his pilgrimage to his final transformation…Of course Sian named him… 87 more words


Top 10 things not to miss

You’ve already read our top five things to do off the beaten path, so maybe you want to stick to some of the more traditional Costa Rican adventures. 36 more words

Making a butterfly garden

Oh! To be a butterfly

Still, upon a flower,

Winking with its painted wings,

Happy in the hour.

- Amy Lowell

This stanza from the poem ‘Song’ by Amy Lowell talks about how wonderful it would be to live the life of a butterfly. 411 more words


Why you should voluntarily get trapped in Changi airport

If you are a departing or transit passenger stuck at changi airport, rejoice! You are in one of the best airports in the world.

There are quite a lot of things you can do at each terminal. 463 more words