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Envision Experience: Four Unforgettable Days

Six months ago I left my home country, Germany, to discover Central America. My journey started in Costa Rica with an internship at the Ballena Tales Magazine where I worked for 3 months. After that I traveled to Guatemala, where I visited the ruins of the Mayas, took a ride in a colorful “chicken bus,” […]

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BT63 Trincheras José León Sánchez escritor writer novela la isla de los hombres solos preso inmate virgen angeles

Jose Leon: From Inmate to Writer, an Unusual Case

Accused and condemned for the theft of the Virgin of the Angels in 1950, José León Sánchez, whom La Nación would call the  monster of the Basilica, regained his freedom on June 8, 1970. After a  ew years of “disoriented adolescence,” stuck in the world of juvenile misdeeds and condemned to more than thirty years […]

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The Wiz of Oz in Costa Ballena, timeless fantasy

The Wiz of Oz, Timeless Fantasy in June!

by Pied Piper Productions & Jungle Arts and Dance In 1904, novelist Frank L. Baum achieved success with his book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. In 1939, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presented this iconic film with Judy Garland with a captivating musical score that survived for the enjoyment of the children. Sharon said: “my lifetime mission is to offer […]

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Student Arts Festival in Uvita, Costa Ballena, Costa Rica

FEA – Student´s Art Festival

The Student’s Art Festival includes three stages: institutional, Circuital, and regional, in addition to the national participation. In these encounters, the participants present their artistic skills such as dance, choreography, drawing, theater, and music.

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Love of Whales in the South Pacific of Costa Rica, Stay one more night ~ a Whale of a Deal - Osa, Uvita - Ballena Tales

Stay one more night ~ a Whale of a Deal, Whales and Dolphins Festival

~ by Perry Gladstone Dear associate and companies of Costa Ballena. During the month of September, the annual Whales and Dolphins Festival attracts more than 6000 people to our region. This is an incredible business opportunity and we want to give visitors as many reasons as we can to stay the night and experience the many great things we have to […]

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