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In the mountains of Cartago Province, Costa Rica, Tucurrique is a small town with an annual Pejibaye festival in October. Pejibaye is known as peach palms, and it looks like this: It is not sweet, and tastes somewhat like potatoes. People in Costa Rica often eat it with mayonaise, and it must be boiled first. …

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Granada Nicaragua

The trip started with a long bus ride from San Jose to Granada, but the beautiful Cathedral of Granada, Hotel Colonial and Lake Nicaragua greeted us nicely once we got there. I have never seen an entire city that was built with the kind of architecture that you can find in Granada. I have seen …

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