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To those who had the courage to defend Truth, Justice and Freedom! Happy Memorial Day to everyone!
Loose change in Costa Rica may be nothing to scoff at. The fifty colon MEDALLA (meh-dal-yah) has evolved into one strong currency. It not only looks good in your coin collection. It’s a work of art.
It started as a small dot. A dot the size of the face of a watch that was accidentally discovered by a group of kids camping at Corcovado National Park located on the Osa Peninsula southwest of Costa Rica. Barely noticeable at first, the dot caught the attention of many since it looked like a black bottomless pit. It was like a chasm of nothingness that swallowed whatever you put in it. Stones disappeared into the darkness and even small animals that wandered there were never seen again.
When you go visit a fancy bar downtown and drink the night away with your friends, make sure you still have enough TEJAS (teh-hahs) in your pocket to pay for your taxi.« Previous Entries