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Blood Donations: The Gift of Life

May 7, 2015 - 10:06 pm in Community, Parador Resort & Spa

Giving blood is an act that is greater than you: with the simple act of donating, you are giving the gift of life. Voluntary donors have extended this lifeline not only to those in emergency situations, but to people needing long-term treatments as well.…

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“Clean-up Our Community” Campaign

August 27, 2014 - 10:53 am in Community

Today, Parador staff joined the resort’s Volunteer Program in the fifth “Clean-up Our Community” campaign of this year. As part of the resort’s…

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Playa Biesanz Clean-up Day

June 5, 2014 - 11:37 am in Community

In celebration of World Environment Day, Parador employees participate in cleaning up Playa Biesanz to reaffirm our pledge to protect Costa Rica’s natural…

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Environment Day: Liberating Lora Turtles and Planting Trees

September 20, 2013 - 9:41 am in Community

Every day is “Environment Day” at Parador, but yesterday a group of leaders from the Parador Volunteer Program together with the Titi Conservation Alliance, the regional office of the ICT and the kids from the Portalón, Manuel Antonio, El Estadio and…

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Blood Donation Campaign

May 21, 2013 - 5:52 pm in Community

Generosity is one of the most ennobling of the virtues one has. Sharing with others, living today and doing good without worrying about tomorrow – this is what embraces the essence of a generous being. It is how hearts are conquered; get to know each heart…

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Packing for A Purpose: Making a Positive Impact in Manuel Antonio

March 7, 2013 - 5:11 pm in Community

Since opening our doors in 1993, Parador Resort & Spa in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, has inspired travelers to protect, recycle, respect and honor precious resources at home and beyond, a fact that recently earned our hotel the coveted Platinum Award for…

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Beautification of Quepos Park

February 5, 2013 - 5:38 pm in Community

Today, Parador staff joined the local community for the beautification of Quepos Park, home to the Monument to the Heroes of 1856 . A variety of native trees were planted including four trees donated by couple recently married at our hotel who celebrated a…

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Teach the Children Well: “Jacinto Basurilla” Event

November 26, 2012 - 6:08 pm in Community

Teach the children well: Parador Resort & Spa was among the sponsors of a recent activity in Manuel Antonio that took one more step towards ensuring a better future for our children and our planet. The “Jacinto Basurilla” event—hosted by the Costa…

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Quepos River Clean-Up Day

August 30, 2012 - 6:00 pm in Community

We did it! On August 30th, staff members from Parador Resort turned into a cleanup crew at the Quepos city river to get rid of trash and debris all the way from the church to the Super 2000. It wasn’t the most pleasant of jobs, but everyone suited up with…

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Community Education at Parador

October 20, 2011 - 10:54 am in Community

We at Parador aim to operate a world-class sustainable resort that not only respects our natural and cultural surroundings, but strives to improve and enhance the relationship between our hotel and the community, our property and the fragile environment in…