Costa Rica South Pacific Travel Guide, useful information for travelers in Osa

Costa Rican and foreign alike. Ballena Tales is a travel guide and magazine covering Costa Ballena in the Canton of Osa in the South Pacific region of Costa Rica. It is a fully bi-lingual, bimonthly and full color, glossy magazine. The distribution is 18,000 copies a year all along the coast down to Sierpe and even Drake´s Bay, including the Palmar Sur and Quepos airports. The magazine introduces the reader to the local community life, with interviews of pioneers, writers and artists.

You will find useful information such as tide charts, what to do, events, restaurant and Osa hotels listings. Ballena Tales is very proud of its team of assiduous writers, appealing art design and satisfied advertisers   Read More

Costa Rica wins prize at the tourism fair ITB Berlin in Germany

By Felix Helmholdt For Costa Rica, the tourism fair ITB Berlin 2016 was a great success, as the country gained the prize for the best…

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Exploring and Fishing in the Sierpe River

by Jeane Brennan The town of Sierpe, while acting as a staging area and jumping off point for Corcovado National Park excursions, diving and exploring…

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Community Food Bank Update

by Kimberley Faddah As the New Year began, the Ojochal Community Food Bank (OCFB) realized a significant objective by opening the OCFB Donation and Volunteer Center…

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Visit Costa Ballena!

A World of Light and Color Costa Ballena is the place where the forest meets the South Pacific Ocean. It comprises the area from the Barú River, crossing the bridge at Dominical all the way to the mouth of Térraba River in Coronado. The following small towns belong to the area... Read more

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