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Poas Volcano

One of Latin America's most visited volcanoes, Poas has been active since prehistoric times.

Poas Volcano, Costa Rica

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Alan Vargas-Guide at Poas Volcano

Alan, a guide from Swiss Travel, escorts Sam on her hike to see the infamous Poas Volcano National Park

Costa Rica

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Intercultura offers a 4-hour immersion course perfectly suited for any traveler, not to mention cooking and dancing lessons, making it not only a school but a cultural center.

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Fabrica Carretas Chaverri-Oxcart Factory

Oxcarts are a traditional and beloved craft in Costa Rica. As Sam learns during her visit, they have been designed and used virtually the same way for nearly 3 centuries.