Like many who have visited the country, Ann Becker fell in love with Costa Rica when she vacationed here in 2005.
Since then, Becker has dedicated her life to helping others embark on “experiential travel” — trips that combine authentic activities with environmental responsibility.
Among Becker’s commitments is employing guides who have deep understanding of the region. One of those guides is Alex Alvarez, who had planned on becoming a research biologist.
Instead, Alvarez found his passion in