Archive for July, 2017

Birds of a Feather: Twitching in the Central Valley

Posted on: July 28th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

With more than 900 species of birds, Costa Rica is a wonderland for bird watchers. In this lush country teeming with fruit and flowers, you don’t have to visit a reserve or an aviary to spy famous birds. Even walking More…

July Wine: A Taste of Peru

Posted on: July 7th, 2017 by Villa San Ignacio

Peru is the oldest wine producer in Central and South America. The first grapes were planted in the region best known for Machu Picchu by Spanish conquistadors in the 16th century. They soon learned the crops were easier to manage More…