Friday, August 30, 2013


Are you seeing this? Costa Rican money has monkeys on it. And sloths. And sharks.
If that's not the greatest thing ever, well then I just don't know what is. And yes, you're looking at 18 million colónes. Nope, I'm not rich - that's about $36.


  1. I may be naïve but when inflation devalues your currency to the point that you need to add that many zeros, why not just knock a bunch of them off? Seems kinda dumb to me...

    Seems to me like Mexico did just that about 20 years ago.

    1. Yes, Dad, but that wasn't the point. Just look at the pretty pictures of exotic animals, ok? ;)