Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Pic of the Day: Immersed in nature on a quiet mountain road

February 7, 2020

Not 30 minutes out of San José, Costa Rica, you can find yourself fully immersed in nature.

San José is part of Costa Rica’s Central Valley, and it’s bordered to the north by the Central Range — which includes Irazú, Poás, Turrialba and Barva volcanoes — and to the south by the Talamanca Range.

This means it’s easy to escape the city, especially if you have a car with four-wheel drive. Just point your vehicle toward a mountain and follow the road until it looks like this.

As for the featured photo: We’re going to keep its precise location a secret. After all, the adventure is part of the fun.

You may be interested

Happy Fourth of July from The Tico Times
Events
2692 views
Events
2692 views

Happy Fourth of July from The Tico Times

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 4, 2020

Happy Fourth of July from all of us at The Tico Times! Break out your red, white and blue, rehearse…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 3, 2020
Costa Rica
21136 views
Costa Rica
21136 views

Costa Rica coronavirus data for July 3, 2020

Alejandro Zúñiga - July 3, 2020

Costa Rica confirmed 288 new cases of the coronavirus over the past day, totaling 4,311 cumulative known cases, the Health…

Fired for criticizing government’s response to pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors remain on the front line
News
637 views
News
637 views

Fired for criticizing government’s response to pandemic, Nicaraguan doctors remain on the front line

AFP and The Tico Times - July 3, 2020

Unemployed and emotionally worn, Nicaraguan doctors fired from the public health system for criticizing the government's handling of the pandemic…