Nicoya is a warm climate peninsula located in the province of Guanacaste in Costa Rica.
This small country in Central America, where a growing number of its inhabitants reach extreme longevity.
This peninsula has been declared Blue Zone in the Dan Buettner’s research work and National Geographic in 2008. The Nicoyans are now happy that they can enjoy a long and healthy life with their families and friends just by the fact of living there. It has been discovered that people in the area can go over 100 years old in good shape by living the Nicoyan way.
The 5 Blue Zones in the world are Nicoya, Costa Rica; Okinawa, Japon; Ikaria, Grecia; Loma Linda, California and the Barbagia region in Sardinia, East Coast of Italy. Read the rest of this entry