Travel Blogs from Samara, Costa Rica

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Montezuma to Samara, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Montezuma to Samara

A travel blog entry by jvcullen

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... at some nice beaches, and enventually, after driving for a long time,through a lot through the jungle,- we saw some snakes-, we arrived in Samara at about 11pm. Nice. It was a good test of Spanish along the way. We asked directions a lot. I called my host ...

Cleaning Kinder Class Room with uVolunteer, Costa Rica, Costa Rica travel blog

Cleaning Kinder Class Room with uVolunteer

A travel blog entry by uvolunteer

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One group began by bringing the long tables and red and yellow chairs outside for a thorough washing and scrubbing. Though they are cleaned on a daily basis, the tables still bore a layer of fingerprints and crayon scribbles and needed an extra ...

A few comments from Samara, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

A few comments from Samara

A travel blog entry by julieetbill

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Hi: We are currently in the beach town of Samara on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. I haven´t written for a while so will provide an update on some things related to Guatemala and Costa Rica before we head off to Ecuador. Not sure I mentioned this ...

At the beach, Samara Beach, Costa Rica travel blog

At the beach

A travel blog entry by agunited4

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... has a lot of little bungalows and a few restaurants and bars but it is not really touristy yet compared to other beaches in Costa Rica. We came here hoping for a few days of surfing and diving but thesurf is not up and the diving dosent really seem to be ...

COSTA RICA: Travels w/ friends on NICOYA Peninsula, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

COSTA RICA: Travels w/ friends on NICOYA Peninsula

A travel blog entry by the-boy_picot

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... constant exposure to costal/seaside resorts of late...grrrrr So, over the last week or so I have been exploring another area of Costa Rica - Nicoya pensinsula.. higher up on Pacific Coast.... It was a good job the last of us left on Monday as there ...

Leaving Samara, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Leaving Samara

A travel blog entry by kaushansky

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oh..........life in paradise!!! We have spent 2 lovely days here........yesterday just lying on the beach, or in the shade trying not to get fried by the sun. Sonny's little white body crisping so easily. Sitting under palm trees, drinking beers on the ...

The Island, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

The Island

A travel blog entry by srtakendra

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Bright yellow and neon green kayaks called to us, a beacon as we arrived at the beach this morning. Yesterday the students learned how to paddle on a surf board. Today, the students were going to learn how to paddle a sea kayak. The theoretical part ...

Exams and Lessons, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Exams and Lessons

A travel blog entry by srtakendra

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... nbsp; Our first high-noon we spent eating a delicious lunch at Sheriff Rustic where we chose from a menu of typical Costa Rican dishes, the standard hamburger or the classic cheese sandwich. Whatever they ordered, they also received an obligatory glass ...

A Sámara, des mangues il en mangue pas !, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

A Sámara, des mangues il en mangue pas !

A travel blog entry by laultimalluvia

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...   On ne peut pas parler de Sámara sans parler de la tribu d'animaux qui vivent avec nous dans notre camping. A noter qu'au Costa Rica, un bout de terrain entre deux maisons s'appelle un camping, hehe. On vous présente donc le coq le plus drôle du ...

Playa Samara, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Playa Samara

A travel blog entry by hyme

1 night in Playa Samara (would have stayed longer but it´s the rainy ...

Ein ganz besonderer Jahrestag!, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Ein ganz besonderer Jahrestag!

A travel blog entry by seeyou2011

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Nach einigen Tagen Erholung in den Thermalquellen von Miravalles ging es wieder zurück an den schönen Pazifikstrand von Samara! Immerhin gab es ja was besonderes zum feiern. Und endlich konnten Sabrina und Philipp die Katze aus dem Sack lassen: für den ...

Nicaragua to Costa Rica, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Nicaragua to Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by cedric.brehaut

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... in our mouths... but now we're ready to enter Costa Rica.  There are no real issues or unnecessary complexities for entry into Costa Rica... but it does take about 1h45, most of it due to the car permit and the dog permit. For the car everything is ...

Monkeys and birds in Samara, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Monkeys and birds in Samara

A travel blog entry by cedric.brehaut

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First morning in Samara. As we take breakfast and enjoy the view on our balcony we are joined by a family of howler monkeys. We've been hearing their loud voices since yesterday night and they've been driving our dogs loco! At first we think we are ...

Samara, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Samara

A travel blog entry by micheleen

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... flipperen bij het ¨casino¨ verderop in de straat. Tevens ontmoette we een leuk stel in de stad...Julio en Carina uit Samara. Julio is daar directeur van de taalschool en Carina is een Duitse welke een taalcursus volgde en blijkbaar veel huiswerk heeft ...

Blog entry, November 25th 2003, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Blog entry, November 25th 2003

A travel blog entry by mchavez

Time goes fast, as we all know, and I'll finish my fourth week in Costa Rica today already! I'm gonna transfer to another school for four weeks tomorrow. That place is called Playa Samara and apparently it's a pretty quiet spot, good for swimming and ...

Ole ole ole ole Ticos Ticos, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Ole ole ole ole Ticos Ticos

A travel blog entry by nickjwatson

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... canals - and we were lucky enough to see dolphins on the way. So after a rapid week in Panama we crossed over to Costa Rica, and a place called Puerto Viejo - which has a similar vibe to Bocas - althugh the beaches were better and calmer - great for ...

Surfing in Samara, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Surfing in Samara

A travel blog entry by ettiundgeorg

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... üste. In San jose war's unnatürlich kalt aber schon nach 2 h Autofahrt wurde es heiß - sehr heiß ;) In Samara hat der Georg ein Super schönes Apartment gebucht. Es lag auf einen Hügel über dem Dorf, mit Meeresblick - ...

Playa del Yank, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Playa del Yank

A travel blog entry by jandkross

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... have to make the first change to the pencilled in itinerary.  Then we discovered a company advertising transfers between Montezuma and Samara in 5 hours.  At $45 each this was a bit of an extravagance but the time saved convinced us that it ...

Getting to Ostional, Ostional, Costa Rica travel blog

Getting to Ostional

A travel blog entry by kstephens

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I left San Jose this morning at 6:30 for Santa Cruz. My first bus was nice and clean and quiet and empty. The bus from Santa Cruz however, after a two hour wait, was the opposite extreme... so crowded and hot, there was barely room for my bag and me. ...

No me gusta verbos irregulares!, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

No me gusta verbos irregulares!

A travel blog entry by sskatie

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A bit of a mixed week in Playa Samara: On the upside, a beautiful spot, a chilled atmosphere, friendly relaxed people, and a good group at the school. On the downside, it was as hot and humid as hell (never my favourite temperature) and I managed to get ...

Samara, Tambor, Manuel Antonio, Tortuguero, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Samara, Tambor, Manuel Antonio, Tortuguero

A travel blog entry by rebeccaholt

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... but clean and didn't have any bugs in it at all (I am now not so touchy over this as bugs are literally everywhere in Costa Rica). Samara beach was lovely but the town is small with not much going on and really we just stayed there to break up the journey ...

Adventure on the West Coast of Costa Rica, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Adventure on the West Coast of Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by shannond

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... and most people are there just for the surf as it's bigger. On Friday we went on an estuary tour within Guanacaste (the region of Costa Rica we were in). It was just the two of us and our guide gliding through the calm river waters. We spotted some birds, ...

Weerspiegelingen, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Weerspiegelingen

A travel blog entry by paulineenlex

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Vandaag hoeft niets. Na de regenbuien van gisteren schijnt nu de zon volop. En op het strand is het nog steeds niet druk. Wij slenteren naar het uiteinde van de baai. Alleen een enkel mens met een hond komen wij tegen, voor de rest is het ...

Remedial Surfing, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Remedial Surfing

A travel blog entry by jfshannon

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It's good as a teacher to be reminded occasionally of what it feels like to struggle. I can't truly imagine what it feels like for kids who truly struggle in school - where it doesn't matter how hard they try - the numbers or letters just never fall into ...

10 Reasons Why I Should Have A Pet Gecko, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

10 Reasons Why I Should Have A Pet Gecko

A travel blog entry by jfshannon

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... it will make me happy and it's almost my birthday and it'll make me cry if we don't so please please please. To humor my mom, Costa Rica as of yet has been pretty cool. Surfing is fun until the waves are too rough to go anywhere, pretty sure my ribs are ...

Amberjacks in Gulf of Nicoya, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Amberjacks in Gulf of Nicoya

A travel blog entry by 3beansabroad

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... drove us to the boat which gave us the opportunity to cross the river in a car.  Fun! We arrived at a small beach south of Samara and met his first mate, Jason, and took a rowboat out to the fishing vessel, a 25' penga boat.  He reported that ...

The big 1-6, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

The big 1-6

A travel blog entry by 3beansabroad

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... probably go check that out tomorrow.  Back at the house we had a rousing game of Marco Polo (aka Marco Pollo in Costa Rica).  Then everyone was ready for a break before our special birthday dinner that Mom & Dad arranged with Elizabeth at ...

A mixed bag, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

A mixed bag

A travel blog entry by valetroy

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Here I am half way through my stay in Costa Rica and I still don't think I like it.  Yes, it's gorgeous and where I am now is a beautiful white sand bay fringed with palm trees, which is just as well as there are no sun bed and parasol ...

Met some nice Ticos today, Playa Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Met some nice Ticos today

A travel blog entry by valetroy

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... linen. I've lost Sharon (literally - she stormed off because my chosen lunch venue didn't sell beer, and must have left town) and I think the release from her constant carping about (sorry contrasting and comparing) Costa Rica has made me feel much ...

Garza zum Zweiten, Garza, Costa Rica travel blog

Garza zum Zweiten

A travel blog entry by manu_gaehwiler

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Zimmli genau 3 jahr nachdem i s erst mal z Garza gsi bin, han i entli wieder choene verbii. BIn zerst zu de Flory uf San JOse es bsuechli go mache, denn uf Liberia zum Ronald (min Chef letscht mal z CR) und de Gisele und denn mit em Ronald es Projekt wos ...

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