Travel Blogs from Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica

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Zipping Through The Forest Canopy, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Zipping Through The Forest Canopy

A travel blog entry by bob_and_lana

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Today was an exciting day. First on the agenda was zipping through the canopy of the tropical forest here at the Rincon de la Vieja National Park. Then there was a horseback ride to the hot springs, frolicking in the volcanic mud, and finally a long soak ...

Fauchende Vulkane, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Fauchende Vulkane

A travel blog entry by flitterjahr

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Von Liberia aus machen wir einen Tagesausflug zum Nationalpark Rincon de la Vieja, der in seiner Mitte einen zwar ruhigen, aber nicht erloschenen Vulkan beherbert. Es laeuft keine Lava aus dem Krater (man kann wohl sogar dort hinauflaufen, was wir aber ...

Dia 5. Rincon La Vieja (Guanacaste), Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Dia 5. Rincon La Vieja (Guanacaste)

A travel blog entry by maprudencio

... ;One Day Tour (canopy, barrancos, descenso por el rio negro o cataratas del rio celeste, excursión a caballo hasta la catarata de Oropendula y baños de lodo volcanico. Comida Incluida. Hotel: Hacienda Guachipelin (http://www.guachipelin.com) ...

Tropical Wuthering Heights, and the wa wa birds, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Tropical Wuthering Heights, and the wa wa birds

A travel blog entry by soooz

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... me he is missing his companion. I only hear "wah"... no responding "wah".... Today, I was hoping to get a tour of the park but the most popular tours are horseback (I'm desperately allergic to horses), and the walking tour of the volcano wildlife, is not ...

Dia 4. Volcan Arenal - Rincon La Vieja(Guanacaste), Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Dia 4. Volcan Arenal - Rincon La Vieja(Guanacaste)

A travel blog entry by maprudencio

*** PLANING *** Desayuno en el hotel, check-out y camino a Rincon la Vieja (3 horas aproximadamente). Al llegar a la hacienda, registrarnos, dejar las cosas y aprovechar para pasear por la hacienda aprovechando para bañarnos en las pozas. Antes de ...

Rincón de la Vieja, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Rincón de la Vieja

A travel blog entry by graybeard

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Today I went to the Rincón de la Vieja (The Old Lady's Corner) National Park. Rincón de la Vieja is the name of an active Costa Rican volcano and this park protects the volcano, neighboring volcanoes and the watershed that stems from their ...

Laura and Luxury, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Laura and Luxury

A travel blog entry by soooz

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... Laura´s guest and support person. Laura´s dad was recently diagnosed with diabetes and so her hike tomorrow up the Rincon de La Vieja volcano is a charity drive to raise money for the Canadian diabetes association. When Lauras beautiful sister could not ...

Onward to Guanacaste, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Onward to Guanacaste

A travel blog entry by bob_and_lana

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... side. Our new region to explore is in the Guanacaste Province; it is situated in the dry tropical forest of the Rincon de la Vieja National Park. Leaving Chachagua, we drove alongside Lake Arenal, which sits at the base of the volcano of the same name. ...

Inaccuracy & Lies, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Inaccuracy & Lies

A travel blog entry by jason152z

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... near our final destination of Curubandé. Arriving on Easter Friday and as we found out, spending the Easter weekend in Rincon De La Vieja isn't exactly ideal as everything goes quiet in an already quiet town. One thing quite bizarre about this place, ...

Natur pur, Rincon De La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Natur pur

A travel blog entry by onthesunnyside

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... hier nicht sonderlich beeindruckt. Wir wurden wiederum puenktlich abgeholt und mit einem uralten Land-Cruiser ins Hotel zurueckgeholpert. Da wir nur einen Tag im Park waren kriegten wir sogar ungefragt Geld zurueck. Danke!      ...

Volcan Rincon de la Vieja, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan Rincon de la Vieja

A travel blog entry by crazycanucks

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... in Costa Rica.  The most recent eruption happened in September 2011.  We ventured on a three hour hike in Rincon de la Vieja National Park and came accross a number of bubbling mud pits, hot pools and fumaroles.  It's not possible to swim ...

Walk this way, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Walk this way

A travel blog entry by andyandott

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... tastefully landscaped, nice restaurant and bar. A definate step up from our usual lodging. The plan today was to go and visit the national park. The map provided by the hotel seemed to show it pretty near to the hotel so we decided that we could walk ...

Rincon, Rincon de La Vieja National Park,  Costa Rica travel blog

Rincon

A travel blog entry by doodlebugs

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Two hour hike. Fumerals, mud pits, big snake, tapirs. Beautiful waterfall with swimming. Jerry and ...

die ersten affen, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

die ersten affen

A travel blog entry by julegschwander

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I wish I was a cowboy - by Ben, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

I wish I was a cowboy - by Ben

A travel blog entry by alexbicknell

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I wish I was a cowboy, In a big straw hat, Working on a finca It would be fun to live like that I'd wake up in the morning, Put on my checkered shirt, Saddle up my faithful horse And ride across the dirt I'd spend my day on horseback, Riding round my ...

A caballos - by Lyndon, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

A caballos - by Lyndon

A travel blog entry by alexbicknell

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... went horse riding for the day. I rode with Mummy, sometimes with Daddy, but most often with Hernando, our guide. We went up Rincon de la Vieja volcano, stopping at hot springs and waterfalls. It was a long ride. When Daddy asked me what I wanted to put on ...

Monteverde - Rincon de la Vieja, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde - Rincon de la Vieja

A travel blog entry by rachel14

... warmer dan in Monteverde. Dat is wel lekker, maar het is wel een behoorlijke overgang! We gaan wandelen in het nationale park Rincon de la Vieja. Dat is een vulkaan. Hij is nog actief, maar je kunt er wel wandelen. We wandelen eerst naar een riviertje, ...

From the Fires of Hell, Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

From the Fires of Hell

A travel blog entry by puzzled2

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   Today we visited the bubbling pots of sulphurous goo at the foot of the Rincon de la Vieja volcano. I had seen lovely photos of otherworldly craters in vivid hues, was really keen to get some great pics. So we started out through a lovely ...

It´s as Easy as Riding a Horse, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

It´s as Easy as Riding a Horse

A travel blog entry by foltafamily

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... A BICYCLE AND NOT A HORSE. LORI, DAVID AND I ARRIVED HERE ON JULY 2ND IN THE TOWN OF LIBERIA, AT 52,000 PEOPLE, COSTA RICA´S SECOND CITY.  THE AIRPORT TERMINAL WAS AN OPEN AIR HANGAR, WITH NONE OF THE SERIUOSNESS OR INDUSTRIOUSNESS OF AN AMERICAN ...

Vulkanito!, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulkanito!

A travel blog entry by weltentdecker

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... machen kann. Nach anderthalbstunden holpriger Fahrt von unserem Ferienhaus in Playas del Coco, kamen wir im Nationalpark Rincon de la Vieja an. Nachdem wir uns in der Rangerstation registriert hatten (es soll ja schliesslich keiner verloren gehen) ...

Snapshots - volcanic hot springs and mud pots, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Snapshots - volcanic hot springs and mud pots

A travel blog entry by alexbicknell

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Dag 8 - Azuur, Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Dag 8 - Azuur

A travel blog entry by dimitri_sophie

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... in het zuiden de groene vlakten van Guanacaste, zover het oog reikt, in het noorden de imposante verschijning van volcán Rincón de la Vieja. Het pad loop steil over modderige kleirotsen en de zon is onverbiddellijk. We zijn al een beetje moe wanneer we ...

Down on the Ranch & another missing volcano, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Down on the Ranch & another missing volcano

A travel blog entry by pilgrim143

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Another transfer, another resort hotel; still I was expecting this as it is next to the National Park and a converted ranch. However I´d booked 3 nights based on some walking plans & this was really one day too many given tendency to rain & Liz not being ...

We are Family, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

We are Family

A travel blog entry by andyandott

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... have a drink of coke and a chill. Made our way to the supermarket to stock up on supplies before going into the Rincon de la Vieja national park. We're goimg to be staying in a not so cheap hotel in the middle of nowhere, where a sandwich will ...

Me and my horse - by Gyles, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Me and my horse - by Gyles

A travel blog entry by alexbicknell

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Me and my horse, walking along Banging through the vines In the crackling forest Nervously gripping the reins Me and my horse, trotting along Through the rocky streams Up and down the sulphurous volcano Learning how to ride Me and my horse, cantering ...

Rainy days., Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Rainy days.

A travel blog entry by samandkate

Rained constantly here.  We got drenched on 1 walk which forced us into wearing socks and sandles! Sam found a scorpian in his underpants during handwashing them! ...

Nationalpark mit Vulkan, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Nationalpark mit Vulkan

A travel blog entry by jerrytrip

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... Grenze 'peñas Blancas' in Costa Rica eingereist und mit dem Bus weiter nach Liberia. Hier grenzt ein weniger touristischer Nationalpark 'Rincon de la vieja' mit mehreren Vulkanen. Von Liberia aus kann man nur mit dem Taxi in den Park, so haben wir eine ...

Actionreicher Tagesausflug 11.7., Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Actionreicher Tagesausflug 11.7.

A travel blog entry by nadinetravels15

... Die Fahrt, sagte man uns, sollte 2h dauern, das hiess für uns also 2h schlafen. Die Tour führte in den Rincon de La Vieja Nationalpark. Ich hatte mich nicht gross um die Organisation gekümmert, das hatte jemand anderes übernommen und ich ging einfach ...

Vulkanito!, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulkanito!

A travel blog entry by mittelamerika

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... unsicher machen kann. Nach anderthalbstunden holpriger Fahrt von unserem Ferienhaus in Playas del Coco, kamen wir im Nationalpark Rincon de la Vieja an. Nachdem wir uns in der Rangerstation registriert hatten (es soll ja schliesslich keiner verloren ...

Volcano district, Rincon de La Vieja National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano district

A travel blog entry by ullaventham

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... a strange combination. It- still raining. We havent seen any of the lovely colourful birds and other animals from the Costa Rica postcards - a bit disappointing. Went for a walk to see a little volcano, some mud holes and a lovely waterfall yesterday. ...

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