Don’t Eat Pilot Whales

In our previous blog, we were in route to the Middle American Trench when we experienced false killer whales. Needless to say, our offshore adventure started well. We were heading towards the deep for only about 15-20 minutes more, when approximately 30 large dorsal fins were spotted way off in …

If They’re Not Killer Whales, What Are They?

My first adventure day with a GOPRO was outstanding. My family had brought it as a gift with them on one of their visits to Drake Bay, and the very next day, I took it out with me on the offshore pelagic tour. To get from Drake Bay to deeper …

Why Whales and Dolphins?

The Osa Peninsula is often described as the most biodiverse place on earth. I’ve lived here for more than 10 years and I am yet to encounter a traveler who would disagree with this statement. Where I live, I have access to lowland primary rainforest and a vibrant piece of …