The Irazu volcano covered in frost. Photo from Facebook
Q COSTA RICA – It may sound strange to hear of frost in Costa Rica, but it is a fact, the low temperatures last week (and altitude) resulted in the landscape atop the Irazu volcano to be covered in frost (Escarcha in Spanish).
This is not the first time (nor the last).
María Lourdes Gómez, a worker ar the Irazú Volcano National Park, which spreads across 2,300 hectares (5,705 acres), said on entering the park last Tuesday morning, she found the vegetation covered in frost. She didn’t hesitate to take pictures and upload to the social media.
The park worker explained, arriving at the park around 7:30am, “the ground was white, covered by frost because I suppose of the temperature