Costa Rica Eco-Tourism, Birding, Photography & Miscellaneous
Tierra Verde Your tour operator in Costa Rica, offering personal service at fair prices. We specialize in tailor-made itineraries including nature, special interest, adventure & multisport itineraries, self-drive trips, economic travel by shuttle transfers, as well as tours with private, bilingual guides. www.tierra-verde.com
Costa Rican Bird Route The Costa Rican Bird Route is the first birding trail of its kind in Central America. Located in the northern region of Costa Rica, this ecotourism project offers a variety of bird watching and nature tourism opportunities. The Bird Route consists of 15 nature reserves specifically chosen for their high diversity of bird species. Most importantly, this region hosts the last remaining habitat in Costa Rica for the endangered Great Green Macaw (Ara ambiguus). The Costa Rican Bird Route offers the best
opportunity to view this species on the planet! www.costaricanbirdroute.com
Places to Stay This unusual new book encourages many worthwhile people and
projects, and adds a dimension that can only add to your pleasure.
To stay in a hotel that makes imaginative efforts to reduce its
impact on the environment is like meeting an interesting and worthwhile
Whitten Collection View Biophotos and take a look at an amazing insect collection,
the Richard Whitten Collection has truly beautiful nature
pictures, video clips and more. Biologist/Entomologist Richard Whitten,
based in Selvatura Park in Monteverde, Costa Rica has dedicated
a major part of his life to recording this staggering biodiversity.
He has been been collecting and exhibiting insects and other Arthropods
for over 50 years and has loosely categorized his collection under
the headings of "Big", "Beautiful" and the "Bizarre".