Ballena Tales Magazine & Travel Guide - Library

Ballena Tales is a Magazine and Travel Guide for the South Pacific region of Costa Rica based in Uvita on the Costa Ballena since 2008. It connects companies of Costa Ballena and Osa - South Pacific with the rest of Costa Rica and the world. We are a multi-lingual and multi-professional team and are proud of our open and long-standing cooperation with national and international partners.

In Ballena Tales Magazine & Travel Guide you will find useful and entertaining information about sights, hotels, restaurants, bars, lifestyle, wildlife and adventure of the Osa Peninsula and Costa Ballena.

Stay up to date - Here you will find our latest articles and posts of the current issue

dinosaurs, dinosaurios

The Art of Dinosaurs

Therapod and ceratopsid dinosaurs have been found! a mere 15 kilometers south of Uvita, in Ojochal! So far, we can see a Tyrannosaurus rex and the head of one of its prey species, a Triceratops

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Morpho store

MORPHO STORE, NOW YOU CAN BUY ONLINE

The current times have made Morpho Store reinvent itself; we use new technologies and have implemented online sales. Through purchases and payments on the Internet with express delivery and mail service for delivery, our customers will be able to purchase the products pleasantly and practically in the comfort of their homes.

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mountains

THE MISTY MOUNTAINS

The mystic mountains, only 20 km away from the bustling shopping oasis of San Isidro, nestled in the Talamanca mountain range, lays the Cloudbridge Reserve. It extends up to 2600m along the foot of the Chirripo, the highest mountain in Costa Rica.

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La mejor revista, the best magazine

The Best Magazine.

We continually strive to be the best magazine in the South Pacific of Costa Rica, and we thank those customers who are choosing Ballena Tales Magazine as the means of print communication for their products.

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Home Decor, royal palm

Royal Palm Interiors Design

The seed for Royal Palm Interiors designs was probably planted back in 2006. When we were ready to think about building and furnishing our new home in Costa Rica, we discovered the only place to find any decent selection of furniture was in San Jose. A carpenter could build us some wood furniture – but would it comfortable? They were good at making doors and cabinets – not sofas! My background was interior design, so let’s say I was a bit particular. Shelagh Duncan

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Travel Guide and Magazine, Guía de Viajes Pacífico Sur Costa Rica

Travel Guide and Magazine #72, South Pacific Costa Rica

Reading this your favorite magazine and travel guide, which offers you the most exciting and varied content you have ever come across in a South Pacific business-sponsored media, we know you will find yourself very relaxed and lively. You will feel transported to paradise that those of us who live here appreciate and protect.

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Somos una comunidad unida ante la emergencias - Bahia Ballena, united by the crisis - desaster relief

Bahía Ballena, united by the crisis

On March 15, 2020, due to the affliction suffered by those linked to the tourism industry in the area, loss of jobs, or temporary closure of businesses, the committee was activated. The protocol was adapted to the needs specific to the emergency and the recommendations of the Ministry of Health. The committee’s attention to the crisis was summarized in 3 stages:

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Manténgase hidratado, Stay healthy, stay hydrated

Stay healthy, stay hydrated!

Stay healthy, stay hydrated! By Beth Sylver Ginger Tea:  This simple tea is delicious and refreshing Recipe: Put a large pot of water on the stove. Peel and thinly slice a 1 1⁄2 to a […]

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DAWG Fundraiser (1) (1)

FUNDRAISING: DAWG’S LIFE LINE

Fundraising is the lifeline of any dog and cat rescue operation, especially in Costa Rica, where there is no government funding. Fundraising allows DAWG (Domestic Animal Welfare Group) to do what they do – to […]

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Costa Rica Dive and Surf team web

Dive and Surf Costa Rica

Costa Rica Dive and Surf is celebrating its 12th season in the wonderful Costa Ballena. Currently, our roster lists over 22 staff! From full-time cooks to experienced ICT certified guides, our team is some of […]

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Five Maes, hamburguesas hechas en casa 100% pechuga molida.

FIVE MAES BURGER

Five Maes emphasis is on locally sourced ingredients from dairy, to vegetables, to meat, the burgers are made in house with 100% ground brisket

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rana

The Poisonous Granular Frog

The spectacular family of poisonous frogs (Dendrobatidae) surprises with its beautiful and colorful and lethal frogs. In Costa Rica, we have eight species of poisonous frogs. Those of the genus “Silverstoneia” and “Allobates” are not […]

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