Travel Blogs from Monteverde, Costa Rica

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Jun 02, 2015, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Jun 02, 2015

A travel blog entry by ladykatala

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Out in the styx, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Out in the styx

A travel blog entry by mills01480

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... talk about shuttles. Every tourist destination has shuttles to pick you up and drop you off at your hotels between destinations around Costa Rica.....they are small, cramped and very bumpy as most of the roads are dirt. Today we have a shuttle that takes ...

Nationalpark Monteverde, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Nationalpark Monteverde

A travel blog entry by manuroger

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... wir im Swiss Chalet. Die Besitzer haben früher in Lachen ein Cafe betrieben und leben nun seit über 10 Jahren in Costa Rica. Zum zNacht gab es Rösti und Wiener-Schnitzel. Nach dem Tico und American Food wiedermal etwas anderes :-) Das Kaffii-Schaps ...

Here we go, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Here we go

A travel blog entry by broncos

... brought it with us through security, and we think this was the fuel that helped us get all the way from NYC to Monteverde, Costa Rica.  Along the way we met countless wonderful people who helped us on our journey. The Hilton shuttle driver, Jorge, ...

Day 7 - travel day to Monteverde, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 7 - travel day to Monteverde

A travel blog entry by dylika

Nightwalk ...

Day 8 - Extremo Zipline Tour, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 8 - Extremo Zipline Tour

A travel blog entry by dylika

Zipline Serpentarium Cards on the porch Night out at the Salsa ...

Monteverde, a natural beauty to explore, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde, a natural beauty to explore

A travel blog entry by erickht

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... idea of coming across a Natural Paradise can seem like a yearning for the past - but some destinations, such as the Monteverde Costa Rica, have managed to hold on to their natural beauty, making them a favored choice for travelers seeking a real natural ...

The Town of Monteverde, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

The Town of Monteverde

A travel blog entry by costaricahotel

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In Monteverde, we found the cutest little hotel and restaurant called Treehouse.  It is listed as one of the world's top 10 most bizarre restaurants.  You have the feeling of being nestled in a giant tree while you enjoy your dining ...

Flying through the trees and What a night!!, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Flying through the trees and What a night!!

A travel blog entry by judeabrown

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... hour, talked with Jen and her boyfriend, Christian, who is a 32 year old hot Costa Rican. She told us how she came To Costa Rica, how they met, about her life, and shared her wisdom with us. We learned that Christian was going out to the bars that night ...

UGA Day 2, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

UGA Day 2

A travel blog entry by angeliqueng

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... to stop in Santa Elena for a few minutes. It was different being able to see the local town instead of being in a secluded part of Costa Rica. I ended up buying a few bracelets for my sisters and key chains for my parents. Sadly, I did not get some of the ...

Monteverde - Day 1, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde - Day 1

A travel blog entry by gjhoy

Arrived at the bus station at 530 and purchased our tickets. The bus left surprisingly on time. Arrived To and from the post office for Kate's Clayton utz paraphernaliaz Lunch at orchid 100% Aventura Experience - Canyoning zip lining your Cooked pasta ...

Day 4 - Monteverde, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 4 - Monteverde

A travel blog entry by karensweetland

... was beautiful and it provided an opportunity for friendly conversation with our tour mates. After the ride we took a bus to Monteverde, stopping for a delicious lunch en route. The bus ride was... indescribable. And believe me I know quite a few ...

Day 2- A long van ride with amazing sights, Limon, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 2- A long van ride with amazing sights

A travel blog entry by amberfridley

... have no idea what we were getting ourselves into.... I've never been so happy to be able to walk on the ground! The drive to Monteverde was bumpy to say the least. Bumpy and long but that made us that more happier to arrive. The town is small and nice, ...

And then to Monteverde in the Cloud Forest, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

And then to Monteverde in the Cloud Forest

A travel blog entry by trissy

... if I was feeling better, which was nice.  The lake was vast (man-made), 30km long by 5km wide and is the largest in Costa Rica.  Unfortunately, it was raining, but we still stuck our heads out of the door and enjoyed the views, even if they were ...

Zipping Through the Cloud Forest, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Zipping Through the Cloud Forest

A travel blog entry by rnespeca

... an Italian restaurant.  They were in heaven not to have to eat rice and beans which comes with every meal here in Costa Rica.  Dinner was phenomenal, and I actually have a female student turn 21 today and we celebrated her birthday at ...

Patience, Practice, and MORE patience and practice, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Patience, Practice, and MORE patience and practice

A travel blog entry by ut15

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... vegetariano. It had rice, beans, eggs, fried cheese, a small salad, and a plantain that was fried. I am beginning to think that Costa Ricans think that visitors are going to starve when they come. I did not even eat 1/2 of my plate. I ended up giving the ...

On the way to Monte Verde, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

On the way to Monte Verde

A travel blog entry by e-1

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... we learned here is not to trust everything what travel guide says and keep an open mind. What we expect to happen doesn't happen, Costa Rica constantly proves us wrong and surprises. First, we travel by boat across a vast and magnificent man-made lake. We ...

Jun 22, 2013, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Jun 22, 2013

A travel blog entry by saramirali

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The Cloud Forest or Like Whatever, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

The Cloud Forest or Like Whatever

A travel blog entry by emilyanne87

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... to stay at in Santa Teresa was booked, we made a last minute decision to head to cooler weather- to the mountains of Costa Rica- Monteverde. We got up really early on Sunday to catch a bus to Paquera at 8am- where we would catch a ferry to Punterenas and ...

Monteverde, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde

A travel blog entry by jmrowantravel

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Monteverde means Green Mountain. To escape being drafted for military service in Korea some Quaker  families left Alabama and settled here in the 1950s. The village of Santa Elena is the hub of the mountainous region with loads of  tour ...

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

A travel blog entry by bertieandrho

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... , breath-taking sort of way. The town of Santa Elena, a small town apparently started by Canadians, comes up just before Monteverde. Here, in the remote mountains, were a bunch of hip-looking shops and coffee houses and hostels, kind of like the Blue ...

Ziplines, spanish lesson, rainstorm, Monteverde / Puerto Viejo de Limon, Costa Rica travel blog

Ziplines, spanish lesson, rainstorm

A travel blog entry by arigney87

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... addition to the scrambled eggs and fruit, we also had a fresh pan of that delicious banana bread. YUM. Sara and I had read that Costa Rican wine wasn't that good, but they did have some unique fruit wine that we were both eager to try. We had been ...

An amazing day., Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

An amazing day.

A travel blog entry by 3beansabroad

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... it struck us as pretty impressive that we have been in the country only 3 days and we are already able to make jokes with Costa Ricans about a mutual acquaintance, in Spanish.  How cool is that? About a half hour after we arrived home, it started to ...

Wives in the Clouds!, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Wives in the Clouds!

A travel blog entry by woohaxgarby

... after all), and after a 5 hour bus journey spent in a stairwell, next to a fly ridden bin, the wives arrive in beautiful Monteverde! We rescue our bags from the bus (obviously they are the biggest), and Kez has to catch me as I nearly fall over with the ...

Manuel Antonio - Monteverde, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio - Monteverde

A travel blog entry by pema80

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... Krokodile beobachten. Wir konnten auf Anhieb ca. 15 Krokodile zählen. Also reinfallen will hier keiner! Unsere Unterkunft in Monteverde ist das Hidden Canopy Treehouses Hotel. Wir wohnen hier in einem Baumhaus Chalet von wo wir Aussicht auf den ...

Monteverde Madness, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde Madness

A travel blog entry by worldwanderer05

... it's fun for me! This aftertoon I have taken time to myself and been preparing for the wine and cheese party tonight.  Costa Rica has great cheese and coffee, who knew?  I did.  Monteverde was actually founded by Quakers and we benefit ...

Monteverde, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde

A travel blog entry by meezerman

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Am now in Monteverde, Costa Rica. Internet connection seems decent enough. Border crossing was a major pain, but our hotel here is great, and within walking distance of a full on American style supermarket. Tomorrow I´ll be doing ziplines through a cloud ...

Lake Arenal, cloud forest, night jungle, Pisco, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Lake Arenal, cloud forest, night jungle, Pisco

A travel blog entry by arigney87

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... our wonderful little haven, our lovely group of 4 new friends, and our kick ass group of guides at Costa Rica Descents, but excited about our next destination: Monteverde and the famous cloud forest there. We grabbed a breakfast to go, said bye to our ...

The cloud forest, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

The cloud forest

A travel blog entry by charlotterowley

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We are leaving Isla de Ometepe today and making our way down to the final country of the trip - Costa Rica. I'm really excited about this country - it looks amazing! So in order to begin the day, a lovely 5.30am wake up! Although I had been awake since ...

Nov 27, 2014, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Nov 27, 2014

A travel blog entry by indiana-jane

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