Costa Ballena land of enchantment!
by Humberto Gutiérrez Galera
Costa Ballena is a tourist destination formed by the connection of three beautiful villages in the canton of Osa: Dominical, Uvita, and Ojochal on the South Pacific of Costa Rica. These coastal communities have a number of features that produce an interconnected tourist destination, ranking as one of the most promising tourist regions of Costa Rica.
Its charms catch the visitor, and in many cases lead him to establish himself as a member of this heavenly place. The fusion of tropical forest and the stunning Pacific Ocean generates an atmosphere of warmth, tranquility, and mysticism that captivates foreign and domestic visitors. Its beautiful beaches, trails, waterfalls and protected forests, as well as the charisma and friendliness of its people, nature lovers and hosts to visitors from around the world, are just some of the excuses that would make you crave an escape to Costa Ballena.
The most emblematic area of the Marino Ballena National Park is the “isthmus” a geological and rock formation as if it were a freak of nature, and looks like a whale’s tail.
It’s called the Whale’s Tail in honor of the humpback whales which every year choose the warm waters as a sanctuary for breeding and birthing their young.
If you are looking for an authentic experience, beautiful scenery and adventure, Costa Ballena is the ideal place to spend your holidays in harmony with nature and respect for the cultural identity of the community.
How to get to Costa Ballena?
From San José, take Route 27 towards Orotina, pay attention to the exit to Jaco – Tárcoles, carry on to Parrita and Quepos, and follow the new Coastal Highway (route 34) to Dominical. Travel time: about 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Ballena Tales is an essential guide and digital comprehensive magazine for travelers, residents, and investors covering Costa Ballena in the Canton of Osa in the South Pacific region of Costa Rica. It is a fully bilingual, bi-monthly, and full-color digital magazine.
The magazine introduces the reader to the life of the local community, with interviews of pioneers, writers, and artists, as well as extensive information on restaurants, hotels, experiences, natural attractions, and wildlife of the South Pacific of Costa Rica.
The road to defining that vision was long, but they finally succeeded. Mora & Valdez Dentistry, located in Vita Plaza, is the result of a new dental clinic. The feeling of being in a place intimately connected with nature that your eyes can appreciate leaves you speechless, and this experience makes us different.
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Continuing with our series of Costarrican banknotes, the blue 2,000 colones features Mauro Fernández Acuña. On the reverse side are contributions from the Coral Reef: the Bull shark, Red Cushion Sea Star, and the Slimy Sea Plume! The 2,000 colones note is slightly larger than the 1,000.
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Melvin González Rojas (Kamel), alias KURA^DENKA, is a member of the Boruca community and the Commission for the Heritage of these indigenous peoples. He is a notable artist who stands out for his masterful carvings and his expressive and colorful paintings. He is a Boruca Major’s son who was a prominent educator, painter, and mask sculptor. Kamel has participated in different exhibitions, including the Art and Theater Festivals, the Festival de las Spheres, the National Theater, the Costa Rican Art Museum, and the Expotural in Madrid, Spain.