A day at the dump

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Every year thousands of people spend their holidays in the Manuel Antonio area – they take back amazing memories, but sadly they don’t take back their rubbish. It’s a huge challenge to dispose of the waste they create in a way that will not harm the fragile surrounding ecosystems. Given the limited infrastructure and funding, […]

Arriving in Costa Rica

Baby possum

The weeks of waiting impatiently for my trip to Costa Rica had finally come to an end. I was really excited about the prospect of learning by doing after hearing so much about the country at the ESTC back in September 2011. After a long flight over I was glad to get some rest in […]