Life is sweet once the gates open at Costa Rica's sloth sanctuary, one of few in the world specialising in the study of these famously sedentary and solitary mammals.
Along cobblestone streets, Melanie Ball discovers fresh coffee and traditional weaving in a city flanked by volcanoes.
Birds, beasts, beauty — there's too much wonder to keep up with in Costa Rica, writes John Borthwick.
No one walks in LA. Tell people you’ve decided to stroll even a few blocks and they’ll look at you like you just announced you’re swimming to Hawaii. You’re what? Just take a taxi.
The ultimate cross-country challenge takes Lance Richardson on a two-wheel adventure from the Pacific to the Caribbean.
Everyone wants to see the wildlife in Costa Rica. Jane Mundy gets closer than most.
It's dark outside, pitch black, when the guy with the machine gun gets on board our bus.
Instead of smiting sinners, he does little more than sit at home drinking and smoking. What a guy.