Hispanic Culture @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/hispanicculture Interested in learning about Hispanic Culture? Then this is the site for you! Covering topics ranging from history to art, literature, music, book reviews and much more! en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:53:11 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Hispanic Culture @ BellaOnline http://hispanicculture.bellaonline.com Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín, a Review http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art40104.asp Hacienda Guachipelín in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, is a working cattle and horse ranch founded in the 19th century. Now, still a working ranch, the Hacienda is home to the most delightful hotel with a friendly and helpful staff, great food, and numerous adventure, nature and relaxation tours. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:00:00 EST Hispanic Gardening http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art44017.asp Latin Americans have a long standing tradition of backyard or kitchen gardens used to grow food for the family and a little extra, “un poco mas” for sharing with friends. Mesoamerican gardening practices and techniques are quite ancient, dating as far back as 8000-2000 BCE. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:51:51 EST Costa Rica's Oil Palm Plantations http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art40015.asp : In Costa Rica I explored the two hundred miles of Pacific coastline from the north Pacific area of Liberia to the central Pacific area of Quepos. In the central Pacific, particularly around Quepos, I was impressed by boundless forests of palm trees extending for miles along the highway. Sat, 7 Jun 2014 17:30:00 EST