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La Fortuna Adventures: White Water Rafting Goes Organic In Costa Rica

Our adventurous trip down the river lasts about two hours, and ends with a delicious buffet of fresh cut pineapple and watermelon before we head to the company owner’s organic farm for lunch.

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Costa Rica Adventure: Coffee And Cloud Forests In Magnificent Monteverde

It takes only 10 minutes to reach the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, featuring more than 4,000 hectares of lush ecosystems, over 100 mammal specials, more than 400 birds and over 3,000 plants, including the largest diversity of orchids on the planet with over 500 species.

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The Best Yoga Retreats & Wellness Escapes For 2016

Looking for the best yoga retreats for 2016? We’ve got you covered with these traditional and quirky wellness escapes.

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Monitoring Costa Rica Wildlife At Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel & Nature Reserve

At the eco-friendly Villa Blanca – with its own Costa Rica wildlife research station and nature offerings – is an experience unto itself.

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Fusion Safaris: Top 12 Fitness And Food Vacations For 2015

Food loving travelers, rejoice! If you want a guilt-free way to enjoy the best wines, seafood and regional cuisine around the world, choose from these food-fitness safaris, active trips that will have you burning calories without even realizing it. In […]

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Wellness Travel: Top 10 Yoga Fusion Retreats Of 2015

Like last year’s round-up of unique wellness trips, Epicure & Culture wants to help you stretch your limits with yoga retreats that fuse flexibility, strength training and curative stretching with something else. Maybe you want to cultivate compassion by volunteering […]