One of those sweetest moments that we sometimes lose as we grow up is to experience those feelings of energy and excitement of a child when you see something amazing. AdvertisementsRead more "Wildlife in Costa Rica"
The internship I’m participating in this summer consists of twenty students who are all from various backgrounds. Many of us come from Native American tribes or from the Pacific Islands. Earlier this week, we visited a high school in the Ngobe village, one of the indigenous tribes of Costa Rica. We had the opportunity to […]Read more "Cultural Exchange with Ngobe High School Students"
We took a visit to a village of the Boruca Indigenous group of Costa Rica to observe their cultural traditions and unique craftsmanship. Much of their artistry revolves around their woodworking skills in which they carve masks that symbolize devil spirits. These deviled masks represent their ancestors who protected their villages from invaders. The Boruca […]Read more "Visit to the Boruca Indigenous Group of Costa Rica"
This secluded cabin at Las Alturas in Costa Rica served as our paradise for the weekend. We were all stoked to take a break from our research projects. There was nothing planned on our schedules except to relax and enjoy the tranquility. Together, we went on day hikes to the top of mountain ridges, played […]Read more "All Quiet Here"
The largest exhibition of butterflies in Costa RicaRead more "Costa Rica Butterfly Conservatory"
Drove an hour north to check out the Lupinus blooming out in the hills.Read more "Lupine Bloom"
200 miles up the Pacific North Coast. Arcata, CA to Humbug Mountain in Oregon. 3 days. Drive. Surf. Camp.Read more "Solo Trip to Oregon Coast"