Costa Rica becomes the first country to close its state sponsor zoos.

The closure of the Simón Bolívar Zoo marks a significant moment in Costa Rica’s journey towards sustainable tourism and conservation. This decision reflects a growing recognition of the importance of creating urban green spaces that promote biodiversity and provide natural habitats for wildlife. By transforming the zoo into a natural urban park, Costa Rica is […]

The Role of permaculture in Costa Rica’s Ecotourism.

In our inaugural post, we unfolded the concept of permaculture—a design philosophy deeply rooted in creating systems that emulate the natural world, aiming for sustainability, resilience, and harmony. We delved into permaculture’s core ethics: care for the earth, care for the people, and fair share, showcasing how these principles can profoundly influence sustainable living practices. […]

Introduction to Permaculture: A Path to Sustainable Living

In our quest for a more sustainable and eco-friendly lifestyle, permaculture emerges as a beacon of hope and innovation. Rooted in the harmonious blend of traditional wisdom and modern ecological knowledge, permaculture offers a pathway to sustainable living that is both practical and profound. But what exactly is permaculture, and why has it become increasingly […]

Costa Rica. Have you noticed the increase in green plates cars.?

Translation from the original article written for “La Republica” by our director Eric Orlich, president of ASOMOVE. You may have noticed that for some time now, cars with green license plates have been circulating, and especially in recent months, you’ve seen many more. I’ve seen so many that I’ve started counting them, and out of […]

San Jose the capital City of Costa Rica. 

Nestled in the heart of the Central Valley, San José stands as the proud capital and largest city of Costa Rica, a beacon of culture, politics, and economic vitality in this lush Central American nation. With its vibrant streets, bustling markets, and a skyline that mixes modern buildings with historic architecture, San José offers a […]

Tips for ethical wildlife watching. Enjoying Costa Rica while Costa Rica enjoys you.

Nestled between the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica is a sanctuary for those who seek to immerse themselves in the splendor of nature. This verdant paradise, known for its rich tapestry of biodiversity, is a beacon for wildlife enthusiasts from around the globe. Home to more than 500,000 species, Costa Rica’s commitment […]

Traveling Costa Rica during Semana Santa. 

Semana Santa, or Holy Week, stands as a deeply rooted tradition in Costa Rica, weaving a rich tapestry of cultural and religious significance that spans across the nation. This sacred week, observed with solemn reverence and communal spirit, marks a time when Costa Ricans from all walks of life come together to commemorate the passion, […]

Ocean, conservation, and electric mobility. 

Under the blue waves of the infinite ocean, hides a world of wonders that surpasses any fantasy. Our planet’s oceans, vast and mysterious, are home to a diversity of life so rich and varied that it could take our breath away. However, this magical aquatic kingdom faces titanic challenges in the modern era. Marine life, […]

The Majestic Jaguar: A Jewel of Costa Rica’s Ecosystem.

Welcome, dear readers, to a journey into the heart of Costa Rica’s rainforests, a realm where nature’s artwork unfolds in its most vibrant forms. Today, we’re focusing our lens on one of the most enigmatic and awe-inspiring characters of this verdant paradise: the jaguar. The jaguar, known scientifically as Panthera onca, is not just an […]