The ultimate cross-country challenge takes Lance Richardson on a two-wheel adventure from the Pacific to the Caribbean.
Life is sweet once the gates open at Costa Rica's sloth sanctuary, one of few in the world specialising in the study of these famously sedentary and solitary mammals.
Everyone wants to see the wildlife in Costa Rica. Jane Mundy gets closer than most.
It seems nothing is too out there in global spas devoted to your relaxation, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.
The Costa Rica Sloth Sanctuary was founded in 1992 by a Costa Rican named Luis Arroyo and his US wife, Judy Avey.