September 27th, 2010
Today, six of us did the famous Montezuma beach horseback ride from town all the way to the “El Chorro” waterfall. This is one of the most magical spots in Costa Rica, where a small river pours off a cliff and splashes into the sea, next to a pristine beach.
I had walked down to the waterfall many years ago not…
July 11th, 2010
Written by Jackie Sloves for Anamaya
Ecotourism and Anamaya Hotel Resort
Costa Rica is known for being the leading country in the world for ecotourism. Ecotourism is the notion that one can travel without having detrimental effects on the environment. This type of travel can manifest in many ways – exploring national parks, experiencing wildlife reserves, and even staying in sustainable accommodations. In choosing to participate in ecotourism, one upholds…
October 12th, 2009
Why is being “green” important? Isn’t it just another over-hyped bandwagon everyone jumps on and eventually disappears?
“Green” is the future… not a passing fad. Countries around the world are continually improving their laws and green requirements, so it’s smart business to get ahead of the curve rather than retrofitting a business later. Plus, being energy efficient saves money, and attracts clients. And in the…