MONTEVERDE: A little piece of heaven on earth

In Newsweek 100 places to remember before they disappear, Monteverde appears as America’s # 14. It has also been considered one of the Seven Wonders of Costa Rica by popular vote, and has been called by National Geographic “the jewel of the crown of cloud...
Tourism is a growing sector in the economy of Monteverde

Tourism is a growing sector in the economy of Monteverde

Tourism is a growing sector in the economy of Monteverde. Having grown from less than a hundred visitors per year in 1975 to about 50,000 in the mid-1990s to 250,000 in recent years, much of the economy is increasingly dependent on tourism. An increasement in hotels,...
Monteverde is a small town

Monteverde is a small town

Monteverde is a small town, capital of the district of the same name, number 9 of Puntarenas, northwest of Costa Rica. It is located on the western slopes of the Cordillera de Tilarán, approximately three-hour drive from the Central Valley of Costa Rica. Monteverde is...