by Lee Mook
Have you ever played dodgeball? Have you ever played dodgeball with a half-eaten piece of fruit? Have you ever played dodgeball with a half-eaten piece of fruit against a monkey? Well, I have, and all my years in gym class couldn’t have saved me from being on the receiving end of a slimy, juicy, have-eaten mango splattering across my chest.
Sámara, Costa Rica is an exotic place. With white sand meeting the cool blue ocean, coconut and mango trees lining the beach and streets, great surfing waves, monkeys and orange-colored squirrels, and dark green vegetation-covered hills as a backdrop, Sámara is the picturesque beach town. But it’s unique. After being in Sámara for two weeks I can see that.
First, in Sámara I can make a measurable and real impact on lives of the people here. On paper, Costa Rica has one of the highest literacy rates in Latin […]