• Three Perfect Reasons to Bird Socorro, Costa Rica - Coffee, Proximity, and Quality

    12 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    In Costa Rica, it's not hard to find birds. Even if you had to spend a few frustrating days stuck in the urban wonderland of San Jose and surroundings, you still share the streets and parks with screeching Crimson-fronted Parakeets. The querulous whistles of Grayish Saltators emanate from gardens, and a hawk or two of the Zone and Short-tailed variety might be glimpsed kiting overhead. However, few people come to this beautiful country to be stuck in San Jose; some plane it here for the beach life, others for zip-lining and tropical adventure. With hundreds of bird species to look for, us...
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