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Costa Rica

Life in Costa Rica

IN THE August 10 ISSUE

FROM THE Maria Ruiz,
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by Maria Ruiz



“Do you know what street we’re on?” I asked Ted.
“Haven’t the slightest idea. I can’t see any signs either,” he replied.
We were driving through San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, on a hunt for a laboratory to x-ray me for a dental problem. The dentist in Jaco had written down the address: 500 meters south from the cathedral.

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Pogo The Possum

IN THE June 3 ISSUE

FROM THE 2017 Articles,
andMaria Ruiz,
andPets,
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by Maria Ruiz




Bang! Crash! Another coconut crashed to the ground in our backyard. We had about thirty coconut palm trees in the backyard of our house in Costa Rica and everyone was heavy with nuts in varying degrees of ripeness. A bird, an iguana, or a raccoon could dislodge one and it would hit the ground, bounce and roll away. We were worried about us and also about our little dog Sherman.

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The Iguanas: A Costa Rica Adventure

IN THE May 4 ISSUE

FROM THE 2013 Articles,
andMaria Ruiz,
andTerrific Tales
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by Maria Ruiz



The lot next door had a wreck of an old shed, fallen trees and lots of weeds. I could hear rustling under the leaves and was convinced every conceivable type of animal lived there. This was Costa Rica where strange animals lived in all the trees, creeks and hiding places.

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