Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz, Costa Rica

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Pura Vida, Santa Rosa, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by thymeoff

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... up swopping travel yarns until the fireworks at midnight. On New Year's Day we set out with some trepidation for the Costa Rica border crossing. What if a few trumped up charges from disgruntled policemen or port security had found their way on to ...

Two freaks and a kebab for breakfast, Guápiles, Costa Rica travel blog

Two freaks and a kebab for breakfast

A travel blog entry by sainty1

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This was the most scariest place we have ever been. Well, perhaps Guate City is the most, but this is second. We didn´t stray more than 2 blocks from our hotel. Paul got threatened in the street for money and a freaky guy sat right behind me in an empty ...

farming in Costa Rica, Pacayas, Costa Rica travel blog

farming in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by mtrm

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Sorry, Czech translation only for now, EN one will come later...   Přes našeho dobrého kamaráda Victora z Kanady jsme měli domluvený pobyt a práci u jeho rodiny v centrálním údolí Kostariky, přesněji ve ...

Volcanoes, Poas, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcanoes

A travel blog entry by markandemma

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Arrived late to the mountains north of San Jose, after driving through the capital, buying our ticket home and scoffed a drive thru burger king. Not proud to have swooped so low and eaten such garbage but it tasted moderately ok! Arrived back at the ...

Sleeping at River's Edge, Santa Clara, Costa Rica travel blog

Sleeping at River's Edge

A travel blog entry by cmedancing

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... mat… they will both come in handy.  After all the catching up we got ready to cook Bevy her 'welcome to Costa Rica’ dinner… green curry.   As we were chatting a few guys with machetes started walking down from the mountain.  They ...

Opdatering fra varmen!, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

Opdatering fra varmen!

A travel blog entry by tanjahvid

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... et kćmpe udendřrs diskotek. Det var noget af en oplevelse, med sĺ mange festlige mennesker og den costa ricanske musik. Ugen efter gik turen igen til Santa Cruz, for vores veninde Teresa inviterede 5 af os piger fra skolen til en fest for at fejre at ...

volcanoes Turrialba and Irazu, Volcano Irazu, Costa Rica travel blog

volcanoes Turrialba and Irazu

A travel blog entry by mtrm

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Sorry, the Czech translation only for now, EN one will come later... Jak už jsem zmínil v předešlém blogu, farma, kde pracujeme, je situována v krásném prostředí na úpatí horského hřebene Cordillera Central s ...

Raleigh: Phase 3 - Sloth time, Cartago, Costa Rica travel blog

Raleigh: Phase 3 - Sloth time

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts

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... strange to have only have eight venturers. We were lucky to have the diverse range of nationalities of Belgian, British, Costa Rican, Hong Kongese and Nicaraguan and more than half speaking Spanish to a lesser or greater degree. Once obligatory intros ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by ccchrissie

Quite nice little town with a great bakery with free coffee opening at 5.15am - ideal for the early bus. This was Plan B - Plan A was to go to Puntarenas from here as LP listed there were departures - there were, but only all the way back via ...

Volcan Irazu, Costa Rica, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan Irazu

A travel blog entry by diene

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... ; Obwohl...: vielleicht handelt es sich bei diesem Platz hier auch nur um die Lempfert-Memorial-Meniskus-Gedaechniswiese eines Costa-Ricanesischen BKR 2008??? Egal...die werden bestimmt gleich von Ihrem Ufo abgeholt und wir haben, obwohl sich das ...

Day trip to Irazu Volcano, Irazu, Costa Rica travel blog

Day trip to Irazu Volcano

A travel blog entry by roberte

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Hola!! I have been trying to drum up some business, but I am questioning if the Pub is a good place or not!! May need more time to figure things out!! We jumped in the car early this morning and went for a drive up to the volcano Irazu ! ...

Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

Santa Cruz

A travel blog entry by pajas

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Destination 291 km150'179 Nicht mehr kommentiert (lese Eintrag Nr.45 weshalb) XXXXX Not commented anymore (read entry No.45 ...

Guapiles passagem, Guapiles, Costa Rica travel blog

Guapiles passagem

A travel blog entry by tugatz

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Parque Nacional Braulio Carnillo, Guápiles, Costa Rica travel blog

Parque Nacional Braulio Carnillo

A travel blog entry by micheleen

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Vanmorgen zijn we vroeg opgestaan....om 6.45 uur aan het ontbijt.....en een half uur later zaten we inde auto op weg voor een wandeling van drie uur door een natuurpark waar tevens onderzoek werd gedaan voor flora en fauna. Naarmate we dichterbij kwamen ...

Eindelijk!!, Guápiles, Costa Rica travel blog

Eindelijk!!

A travel blog entry by micheleen

Om 2.30 mag Margreet het ziekenhuis uit......het werd 3 uur. Het duurde vervolgens nog 45 minuten om de stad uit te komen en de toerit te vinden van snelweg 32 naar Guápiles...wat een zooitje!! Heleen had op internet een ecolodge gevonden in Guápiles ...

Rustdag, Cartago, Costa Rica travel blog

Rustdag

A travel blog entry by winkitinki

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Vandaag rijdt Michel toch maar om de adapter. Ruim 2 uur heen en ook weer terug naar Dantica lodge. Debbie organiseert in de tussentijd spelletjes voor de kids. Het reizen gaat voorspoedig. Blijft wel altijd uitkijken met tico's die willen inhalen met ...

Auf den Spuren einer früheren Zivilisation, Guayabo, Costa Rica travel blog

Auf den Spuren einer früheren Zivilisation

A travel blog entry by verenas

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... Landschaft gefahren, es gab nur hin und wieder eine kleine Farm. (Aus dieser Gegend kommt übrigens der beste und bekannteste Käse Costa Ricas - der Turrialba Käse) Meine Tage hier gehen schon dem Ende zu, seit ich frei habe, habe ich ein paar Sachen ...

Rafting Down the Rio Pacuare, Rio Pacuare, Costa Rica travel blog

Rafting Down the Rio Pacuare

A travel blog entry by shmeim

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Early start!  Time to go rafting baby!!  Down the Rio Pacuare!!  And it's my birthday!  :)  This river hosted the World Rafting championships in October 2011!!! We will navigate a 28km leg featuring class III and class IV rapids! ...

First days, Santa Rosa, Costa Rica travel blog

First days

A travel blog entry by trekkinreid

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... around nice guy, Ronnie, to the super market…I got some snacks for myself (including some Imperial beer, official beer of Costa Rica) while Valerie restocked the communal food stuff. Anywho, we eventually made it to Santa Rosa national park, and my ...

Guayabo lodge, Cartago, Costa Rica travel blog

Guayabo lodge

A travel blog entry by winkitinki

... we plannen voor morgen. Zal waarschijnlijk gaan tussen een bezoek aan de turrialba vulkaan of aan het guayabo monument (oude ruïnes van de eerste bewoners van Costa Rica die reeds voor de komst van de Spanjaarden op mysterieuze wijze is ...

wow...less then a month..., Santa Rosa, Costa Rica travel blog

wow...less then a month...

A travel blog entry by trekkinreid

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just a quick update to let you all know i am still alvine! things have been fine for the most part here. but i am struggling for the first time in my life with some real homesickness...i suppose that is to be expected and i m sure i will suffer ...

Field Work and a few highlights, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

Field Work and a few highlights

A travel blog entry by joshuabaugh2011

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... feet better than the shower shoes I've been wearing out and about.  It was a great time and opportunity to experience the Costa Rica culture as we were the only Americans there and a festival was going on in the town square that included bull rides ...

hi, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

hi

A travel blog entry by travel-let

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Pottery town, Guaitil, Costa Rica travel blog

Pottery town

A travel blog entry by puzzled2

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    Low key day today, off to Guaitil to see the pottery. ...

Beach Hopping Guanacaste, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

Beach Hopping Guanacaste

A travel blog entry by stacek68

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... from the pool. Such small animals for the amount of noise they make. If you YouTube 'the sound of wild howler monkeys Costa Rica' you'll understand what I'm talking about. Next stop Playa Conchal - Shell Beach.  This beach is the perfect ...

Still learning the ropes, Santa Rosa, Costa Rica travel blog

Still learning the ropes

A travel blog entry by trekkinreid

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Well i am nearly an official primatologist...I have experienced a surprising deluge of monkey pee landing on me, as well as the warm sensation of monkey poo landing on your houlder and head... I think i now need only a couple more initiating events...to, ...

Rainforest Aerial Tram, Guapiles, Costa Rica travel blog

Rainforest Aerial Tram

A travel blog entry by frhetoric

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... plane after an hour and a half nap, nice. I got off the plane from 20 degree weather in Dallas to 80+ degree weather in Costa Rica. My first adventure was getting from San Jose to Guapiles. Guapiles in its prime was a banana mecca now for me at least it ...

Irazu: Costa Rica's Highest Active Volcano, Irazu, Costa Rica travel blog

Irazu: Costa Rica's Highest Active Volcano

A travel blog entry by harryvs

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... and shrouded in mist most of the time it last erupted about ten years ago and last major eruption was to welcome John F Kennedy to Costa Rica in the early 60s. After a long drive to the top ascending through the clouds above the large town of Cartago, we ...

Bumpy Tractor Ride, Las Horquetas, Costa Rica travel blog

Bumpy Tractor Ride

A travel blog entry by dexle

We left Tortuguero at 7am, woken up even earlier by some Howler monkeys out the back of our hotel room. We took another boat ride ( the only way in and out of Tortuguero) but this time through narrow artificial canals to get to Las Horquetas, base camp ...

1.2 Leaving Costa Rica, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica travel blog

1.2 Leaving Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by sam.floy

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... Nicaragua, and we also shared descriptions of our famillies etc. Her father and 5 siblings live in Nicaragua, but she moved to Costa Rica to work. Her brothers are a: taxi driver, lorry driver and a farmer. We established (on 3 serparate occassions) that ...

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