Category Archive: sarchí

141. la carreta tica, sarchí, costa rica

141. la carreta tica, sarchí, costa rica

  my grandfather tito whenever i asked him “¿cómo estás?” he would always reply the same way, “empujando la carreta” (pushing the ox cart) he would say a national symbol …

 

2. la vieja carreta tica, sarchí, costa rica

2. la vieja carreta tica, sarchí, costa rica

  carretas are the beautiful hand-painted ox carts ubiquitous back home in the costa rican countryside they were recently lauded as an ‘intangible cultural heritage of humanity by unesco’ their …