Archive for October 5th, 2011

The Secrets of the Nicoya Peninsula

Do you want to live for a hundred years? Ok, that was a stupid question — who wouldn’t want to live for that long? Unfortunately, most parts of the world are now plagued by diseases, pollution, and other dreadful factors that significantly contribute to a shorter lifespan. But, here’s an amazing secret — there are places in the world called Blue Zones where people live active and healthy lives past the age of 100. The Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica is one of them.