"El canton de la amistad", is found in the northwest part of Costa Rica, in the Guanacaste province, at the geographic coordinates given as 10 degrees 27 minutes and 04 seconds latitude north and 85 degrees 06 minutes and 06 seconds longitude west. The maximum width is 61 kms, from 4400 mts. west of the top of the hill of Montezuma to 2500 mts south of the dock at the Tempisque Ferry. The total area is about 682.2 square kms.
The Corobici Indians were the original inhabitantes of the area now occupied by the township. They settled between the Lajas and Tenorio Rivers during the precolombian epoch. In the year 1522, ...
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