Archive for July, 2011

Guanacaste Day

Posted on: July 25th, 2011 by Sugar

Only July 25 Costa Ricans commemorate the 1824 annexation of the Partido de Nicoya, a major portion of Guanacaste Province. The national holiday, known as Guanacaste Day, is celebrated throughout the country with parties, parades, public dances, traditional costumes and More…

Day Trip to The Tenorio Volcano

Posted on: July 10th, 2011 by Sugar

Just three hours from the Hotel Sugar Beach lies one of Costa Rica’s lesser-known marvels, the Tenorio Volcano.  Though it is one of the country’s active volcanoes, it was only declared a national park in 1995.  Since then, trails have More…

Monkey Bridge Fundraiser a Howling Success!

Posted on: July 1st, 2011 by Sugar

Last week’s monkey bridge fundraiser has come and gone, and it was, if we dare say it, a howling success!  More than 75 people from the Potrero, Surfside and Flamingo communities came out to support our cause.  Thanks to their More…