Tag Archives: Monteverde Butterfly Garden

Happy Halloween at the Butterfly Garden!

Halloween is not celebrated in Costa Rica.  There is no trick or treating and kids don’t dress up in costumes.  I think part of this is because it is considered either a pagan or even “gringo” holiday, but I bet … Continue reading

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Must Do in Monteverde: The Butterfly Garden

We stumbled upon the Monteverde Butterfly Garden by chance.  Chris had read about it in the wonderful, inspiring book “One Year Off”.  During the first week we were here, we stayed at Los Pinos, and we saw a sign for … Continue reading

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Unplugged Fun: Bug Hotels

I will start featuring “Unplugged Fun” blog posts depicting ideas of fun things for kids to do outside without an electronic device.  Here is the first one. One of the biggest downsides to living in Monteverde, Costa Rica is the … Continue reading

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