Santa Rosa is a village about 5 miles (8 km) inland from Tamarindo. It has what in the USA would be called a rodeo grounds. There is an arena with a grand stand for viewers, and holding areas for cattle and horses.
Northwest Costa Rica, which is the province of Guanacaste, has a long and proud cattle ranching tradition. Although tourism has replaced cattle and agriculture as the main industry, people still enjoy their rural traditions.
Today is Sunday, so we have new photos posted on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site. This week we are showing some photos of Paris, featuring several of its museums.