• Costa Rica Real Estate Auction
  • Costa Rica Real Estate
‘Monument to the Farmer’ to return to Alajuela
Arts and Culture
1863 views
Arts and Culture
1863 views

‘Monument to the Farmer’ to return to Alajuela

Robert Isenberg - April 13, 2014

The bronze sculpture is heavy, but weightier still is its significance: "El Monumento al Agricultor" ("Monument to the Farmer") shows a man and woman bent over their…

What is Juan Santamaría Day?
Arts and Culture
16873 views
Arts and Culture
16873 views

What is Juan Santamaría Day?

Lindsay Fendt - April 11, 2014

Costa Rica, lacking an army since 1948, doesn't have many war heroes. The most notable exception is Juan Santamaría, a poor drummer boy from Alajuela. Santamaría helped thwart…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!