Costa Rica Muscial Instruments

What are the Musical Instruments of Costa Rica?

Music is a major part of any country’s culture and identity and the music and musical instruments of Costa Rica is no exception. In Costa Rica its a medium to convey the history, traditions, and even a way for them to express their emotions and desires. Costa Rica has both musical instruments that are from Costa Rica and others that …

What is the Costa Rica Celebration Virgin of Los Angeles?

Nothing can be stronger than religious conviction. It can be the fuel for war, for peace, or for great personal acts all in the name of penance. Pilgrimages are one such events, where hundreds of thousands, or even millions travel for miles on foot simply to show their devotion for their belief. This pilgrimage, or La Romeria, is an important …

Costa Rica Dance

What is the Costa Rica Fiesta Danza de los Diablitos?

Dance is a medium that doesn’t get as much attention as other works of art do. When in the right hands, it can be just as expressive as other art mediums, sometimes even more so. In Costa Rica this is indigenous expression of art is best displayed during the Danza de Los Diablitos. The Fiesta Danza de Los Diablitos, is …

Costa Rica Turtles

When is Turtle Season in Costa Rica? (Plus Tips for Watching)

The peak Sea Turtle season in Costa Rica is May through November, with August being especially active. In Costa Rica, sea turtles lay eggs throughout the year on beaches of both the Pacific and Caribbean coast. Costa Rica is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world and home to fascinating wildlife including five main species of Turtles: Leatherback, …

Costa Rica Ruins

What are Costa Ricas 5 Best Ruins? (Archeological Sites)

While the beaches and volcanoes remain the most visited areas of Costa Rica. But some of the more interesting but less visited places to explore when traveling in Costa Rica are the archeological sites and ruins . Today, we’ll be taking a closer look at the Costa Rica Archeological site and ruins, specifically the top 5 ones to see when …