Travel Blogs from Jaco, Costa Rica

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Hey guys, this is your lucky day!!!, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Hey guys, this is your lucky day!!!

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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... and the Nicoya peninsula. Only an hour's ride or so across the ocean by speedboat. I'm in the surfer town of Jaco, on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Also one of the most popular beach towns for holidaying Ticos, due to it's proximity to San Jose, the ...

Pacific: Ghetto buses, sunrises, Dustin, an Se Van, Jaco/Mal Pais, Costa Rica travel blog

Pacific: Ghetto buses, sunrises, Dustin, an Se Van

A travel blog entry by missouri

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... , buy a couple of tickets and watch as the nicest bus in costa pulls away...only to be followed by the nastiest bus in costa(see pic) about 15 minutes later....and some of the shadiest people I've ever seen crawl off this thing...I mean the nice white, ...

Rain, Rain, Rain, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Rain, Rain, Rain

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... Panama, but all our efforts to contact shipping agents there proved fruitless, and we finally stumbled upon a shipping opportunity directly from Costa Rica. On June 2nd our van will be loaded on to "MV Libra Leader", a Japanese vessel that delivers new ...

jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

jaco

A travel blog entry by missouri

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Aug 2: Aug 3: ....will write ...

i hate being burnt!!, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

i hate being burnt!!

A travel blog entry by maiamuffin

... out. we ended up at a bar/restaurant, where we just had a beer, well he had beer, ladies drank for free, so i had some costa rican liquir called guara,  (its made with sugercane) and played pool for a while. then we headed to another bar called ´the ...

Thailand??, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Thailand??

A travel blog entry by senorbrian

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... from that its a pretty chill area the beach is nice some nice waves for surfing if i surfed towns a lil price but so is costa rica, I'd say close to double if not more the price of anywhere else in central America. So last night i had some beers with ...

Surfing in the C.R., Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Surfing in the C.R.

A travel blog entry by brittanyb

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... shop told us that bus comes around 9-9:30 a.m., so we hurried to the bus statio. But just as I have learned to expect here in Costa Rica, the bus did not show up until 10:30 a.m. We pretty much spent 1.5 hours in the heat, watching for the bus when we ...

Hanging in Haco, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Hanging in Haco

A travel blog entry by court0

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There was a swell the past few days, and that meant some nasty rides...particularly when you don't really know what you're doing! Fortunately, yesterday was a good day for the old man on the sea - no wipeouts, much easier time getting past the break, and ...

Shadows last leg.., Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Shadows last leg..

A travel blog entry by hare60

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... struggled to find information about shipping the bike as things weren't done in a hurry here. The logistics to getting the bike from Costa Rica to the states for shipping was becoming confusing. I thought being on the Pacific it would be easier to get to ...

Party Like a Rock Star, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Party Like a Rock Star

A travel blog entry by therican

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... to go to Sumners sisters apartment (Gwendolyn)  which is like a 3 blocks away in the most expensive place in Jaco.  This street runs right along the ocean and is full of super nice hotels, restaurants, casinos and ...

Surfing, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Surfing

A travel blog entry by tudormaxim

In drumul spre cel mai vizitat parc national al Costa Ricai, Manuel Antonio, am oprit in Jaco, faimos pentru surfing. Nu intentionam sa ramanem peste noapte, insa oboseala m-a cam doborat de la trezitul la 6 dimineata si strabatarea la volan pe ...

La Rana Bocona, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

La Rana Bocona

A travel blog entry by andycrisp

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... and seems to be enjoying herself heartily. A couple of weeks ago i managed to get away for 2 nights to the beach resort town of Jaco, which is about an hour and a half North from here.  They say that it is what Quepos will end up like in 10 years ...

end of a nice, but painful week, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

end of a nice, but painful week

A travel blog entry by maiamuffin

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... stopped at almost every beach we came to and they just kept getting nicer and nicer.  the was was clear, not like jaco and the beaches were white. it was soo unbelievable and what i would truly call paradise.....at least until the disasters ...

Bus to Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Bus to Jaco

A travel blog entry by danfrerich

Took the bus up to Jaco. Will stay here tonight and then a 1hr water taxi to ...

Its fun to speak 5 languages!, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Its fun to speak 5 languages!

A travel blog entry by julianstauffer

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... and I would continue to hang out the rest of the night and the following day. I met a girl from canada who's traveling around costa rica for a couple of months. There was a girl from Buenos Aires, but I forgot to get her contact information (for when I ...

Tarzan, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Tarzan

A travel blog entry by court0

... I could really fly without worrying about anything else - I highly recommend trying this activity when available. After that, I ventured into Jaco for some souvenir shopping and to look at surf boards - just kidding! The town is difficult to describe, ...

Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Jaco

A travel blog entry by eazyd247

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Well got to Jaco in the end. A three hour mini bus from the hotel. Jaco is a small quite touristy town, full of surf shops and bars/restuarants. Its absolutely boiling at the moment in the low 30's. It feels like I'm melting constantly! However its ...

Surfs Up, Jaco Beach, Costa Rica travel blog

Surfs Up

A travel blog entry by jpineda84

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... at Jaco. We were hot, sweaty, and dying of heat exhaustion, but the second we stepped off the bus our moods were brightened. Jaco is such a welcoming area. It was sunny and warm, had streets full of surf shops and little restaurants, and the smell of salt ...

Jaco- Busy Party Beach, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Jaco- Busy Party Beach

A travel blog entry by cmedancing

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... you so loud?"  After we got up Bev was still talking about the damn rooster and how crazy he was.  Why, she wanted to know, do Costa Ricans need so many roosters?  One is enough! Devin went to work while Bev and I packed up the van.  Just as we were ...

Yo Hablo Espanol, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Yo Hablo Espanol

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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... big commitment to hablamos espanol. With our bearless stops in Manitoba in our rear-view mirror, we have made our way to Jaco, Costa Rica which sits in the middle of Spanish speaking Central America. We found a nice place to stay which, not accidentally, ...

Jaco Beach, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Jaco Beach

A travel blog entry by chrismyers

Jaco Beach is on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica.  It is an up and coming hotspot.  After the 6 hour bus ride, we are going Direct Bus from now on.  We stopped every five minutes to let someone off and on.  It was crazy.  Jaco was ...

Jaco!!!!, Jacó, Costa Rica travel blog

Jaco!!!!

A travel blog entry by geoff_vh

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... zaterdag en de zondag. Dit hadden we echt even nodig want we wilde wel eens wat van het land zien. We hadden besloten om naar Jaco Beach te gaan. Vrijdag ochtend vroeg zijn we met de bus naar San Jose gegaan om daar de bus te pakken richting Jaco. De rit ...

Trying to Surf, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Trying to Surf

A travel blog entry by jondells

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Costa Rica update and photos, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica update and photos

A travel blog entry by chalk

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... little USB memory stick so thats my excuse for it taking so long.  Nothing to do with laziness and stagnation of course! ;) Costa Rica so far has been pretty interesting and its been great being back on the pacific coast with all the sunsets and ...

Photos from the past, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Photos from the past

A travel blog entry by chalk

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Some photos from the past.  Tulum ruin, the small island in Belize and the cave and trek though ...

Jaco, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Jaco

A travel blog entry by willsez

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Story to ...

Pacific Coast, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Pacific Coast

A travel blog entry by figman

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and now...something completely different, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

and now...something completely different

A travel blog entry by veromarcos

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... to keep them save we have downloaded them here.. As you might have thought, we didnt actually go to New York and back to Costa Rica during the night. Sorry to spoil the track of this wonderfull and addictive travel pod! (not our quote....it was the ...

The Sun still exists!, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

The Sun still exists!

A travel blog entry by veromarcos

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... cool by being in the surfers paradise. Anyway. Today is a beach bumming day and we will just rest in order to make an early attack to the last national park of Costa Rica which we will visit before our return to San Jose...Carara. Cheerio until ...

Tram ride above Costa Rica's treetops & waterfalls, Jaco, Costa Rica travel blog

Tram ride above Costa Rica's treetops & waterfalls

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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Day 10 - mid-morning Temperature:   33 Celsius Weather:   Partly cloudy skies   Unfortunately, we were told where to sit in this 8 passengers tram……and in order to keep this thing in balance, it went according to ...

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