Month: May 2013

Manatus Lodge, tortuguero,

Large Male, green iguana basking on the riverside Location: Manatus Lodge, Tortuguero, Costa Rica, Famous for: Toucans, iguanas, Caiman and manatees among other fabulous wildlife.When to go: There is no right or wrong really, the dry season: Late November to late April. Rainy or ‘tropical’ season: May through to November. The wildlife varies depending on …

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Bosque De Paz, Costa Rica

Steely vented hummingbird Location: Bosque De Paz, Valle del Rio Toro, (Cloud forest) Costa Rica Famous for: The Respendent Quetzal, rainforest birds and spectacular orchidsWhen to go: Dry season: Late November to late April. Rainy or ‘tropical’ season: May through to November. But whichever season you prefer – if you like birds you will love …

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El Remanso, Costa Rica

A lucky sighting of a rare, breeding, gliding tree frog. Location: El Remanso, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica Famous for: Toucans, sloth, red eyed tree frogs and an abundance of other rainforest wildlife, including the elusive Puma.When to go: As always with these places, it really depends on what you want to experience and how you …

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