Monteverde Cloud Forest

- 2014 -

1.9 mile (approximately 3 kilometer) trail that crosses through the Monteverde Cloud Forest ...

8 different bridges with various lengths (150-510feet; 50-170meters) and altitudes (36-180feet; 12-60meters) ...

the hike usually takes between 1.5 and 2 hours ...

Farm Tour

- 2014 -

75 acre Demeter-certified Biodynamic farm

... trees from all over the world ...

Jackfruit

... lippia

... tomatoes 

... natural cycling of nutrients

Steven Farrell with fresh cacao

... inside of a cacao pod (fruit)

... cocoa bean

... earth bag house

pineapple ...

organic/ biodynamic kitchen garden ...

... sugar cane

... noni

... tumeric

... jack bean

... okinawan spinach

... little orange ...

Miracle Fruit

... Brazilian spinach

... peppercorns ...

... banana flower ...

.... compost

... coffee 

... papayas

Tropical expression of sustainable living

- 2014 -

35 minute taxi ride from La Fortuna ...

Finca Luna Nueva farm, rainforest eco-lodge and more ...

... ecological paradise, world model of biodynamic agriculture, educational center ...

  Fighting climate change and cutting costs throw organic farming.

  Reducing Pesticide Exposure.

ozonated pool and ...

... jacuzzi

... organic greens, tropical fruits, and herbs growing here; in the certified organic biodynamic farm ...

... over 207 acres living classroom ...

Water: from a pure high mountain source

Organic shampoos, conditioners, soaps made of quality botanical ingredients because these are most compatible with grey-water system.

Support sensitive ecosystem using them ...

Panama to Costa Rica

Isla Bastimentos - Isla Colón (water taxi)

Isla Colón - Almirante (boat)

Almirante - Guabito (bus)

Guabito (Panama) - Sixaola (Costa Rica) border

old United Fruit railroad bridge

Sixaola River

Costa Rica

Sixaola - Puerto Viejo de Talamanca (bus)