These statues look more pre-Columbian in imagery than the Buddha statues that are across the street, but I could be wrong.
By the way, I did not touch up, enhance or alter the color in this photo at all. Yes, it really is this lush and green in Tamarindo.
This week we are showing photos of Tanzania on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site, including some of the wildlife on a photo safari. Come take a look.