Envision Festival in Costa Rica is not your typical gathering of people in the jungle. Beyond the party and musical production, Envision takes a focus on sustainability, yoga, permaculture, art and open discussions as a global community ready to thrive - like the jungle - as a collective.
Being a part of the Montreal/Nicaragua based circus arts crew, Momentom Collective, we setup camp in the jungle for another year of growth, learning and laughs. Here is a photo journal of some of the experien...
I am getting swallowed with each step into the lush green canopy. Looking behind me, and then forward again, the trail has continued to diminish. I stop in my tracks—not just because the loud growl of a gang of howler monkeys echoes overhead—but I truly cannot decide between continuing inland, or backtrack and find a trail closer to the Caribbean Sea. Yup, I am alone, and lost in the jungles of Costa Rica. I really should have looked at a map.
Tourist Anomalies When Adjusting To Life In Central America
What constitutes regular life for the locals between Mexico and Panama does not always come across as normal to visiting tourists and expats. Sometimes you have to read between the cultural lines to realize that the oddity you are experiencing might not be so strange to the other people around you. If you find yourself immersed in the culture of Latin American life, don’t forget to embrace the many ridiculous and trivial ‘problems’ you might encounter.