Darkening skies at dusk in the cloudforests of Monteverde in Costa Rica on Mallory on Travel adventure, adventure travel, photography Iain Mallory_CostaRica 001-31 cloudforest

Storm Watching in Costa Rica

The clouds that give the forests of Monteverde, their name were rolling in, as the last drops of colour leaked from the evening sky, the first rumbles of thunder were heard. The sun had played hide and seek in the dense clouds, providing a spectacular light show, as it peeked out from every gap, adding rich hues of burnt orange, …

Monkey Business in Costa Rica

The rainforests of Costa Rica, swarm with exciting animals, noisy, but often elusive birdlife, crawling insects, lazy swamp caiman, dozens of species of monkeys, and even the fabulous jaguar. It was one of the things which appealed to me most when visiting the country, exploring the forests in the clouds. “best impression of an excited primate” Considering my experiences with …