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31 December 2020

The Misty Magic of Monteverde, Costa Rica

Heads up, eco-lovers, here’s an extra-special treat! Of all the woodlands around the planet, “cloud forests” are among the rarest, making up just 1 percent of the total. These are cool, foggy, high-altitude forests packed with gnarled trees, ferns, bromeliads, orchids, and epiphytes (plants which...

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Universidad de Costa Rica
7 April 2017

Why San José’s University of Costa Rica Is a Must-Visit

At Iberia Joven we love to come up with intriguing stuff, and here's a good example. Why, do you think, would many consider San José's University of Costa Rica a must-visit for young people? The country's largest university, founded in 1940 and located in San Pedro, an easily accessible eastern suburb (really, a...

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