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Paraiso Travel Guide, Costa Rica

Paraiso, Travel Guide – General Presentation

Any Paraiso Travel Guide you will browse, you will most certainly be mesmerized by the unique landscape, the exotic decors and the blue-sky waters of this amazing little city, bearing the name of that place where human beings have been the happiest, Paraiso. This small city, situated at just a few kilometers away from Cartago city, attracts millions of tourist annually. Cartago was once the capital of Costa Rica, nowadays just an important and modern town.

This small town has been one of the first places that have been colonized by the Spanish people. The view from Paraiso is breathtaking, due to its blessed location in the heart of the Central Valley. There aren’t many places on this Earth, where you can admire such beauties and this is why sometimes this little city is crowded with people coming from all over the world.

Paraiso, Travel Guide - Places to Visit

Once you get to the “Paradise”, you should start your journey with a visit to Lankester Botanical Gardens, where over 1,400 species of native orchids will make you wonder whether you have indeed died and God has rewarded you for all you good deeds. It is the most pleasant and utile way to find out more about the local flora and to admire each different habitat exhibited here. Between February and April these splendid flowers blossom and thousands of birds fly back to these warm places to nest and reproduce. It is the best period when you can visit the Botanical Garden and enrich your general culture with a wide variety of species of flowers and animals.

Other such amazing places that will take your breath away are: Farmer's Market in the center of town and Finca la Flor de Paraiso (a non-profit organic farm), the latter offering information about how to develop agriculture without destroying the nature. Paraiso is one of first city from Costa Rica that makes such investments, taking care of its landscape and surroundings. The Farmer’s Market is the best place where you can make acquaintance with the friendly and welcoming locals, who will do theirs best to make your stay a perfect one. At a relatively cheap price you can buy delicious fruits and vegetables that will help you feel the flavor of this exotic town.

There is a high probably that Paraiso Travel Guide gives you enough tips and offers you many places to visit and admire, but don’t let yourself mesmerized by this place only. Take a look at San Jose Travel Guide and Tamarindo Travel Guide and continue your discovery of this amazing world.

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