Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Langosta Beach maintains its International Blue Flag certification for clean water. If you're going to be in this much contact with the water, it should be clean.
Costa Rica takes the cleanliness of its water seriously. Several years ago environmental authorities shut down a new Spanish-owned hotel in the middle of the tourist season because they discovered that one of the buildings was not hooked up to its sewage treatment system. The several hundred evicted guests did not complain about the government's action because they realized it was the right thing to do, even if they were inconvenienced.
We have photos of the wildlife of Africa posted on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site this week.