Travel Blogs from Costa Rica

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Arrived at Costa Rica Airport ,10pm (local time), San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Arrived at Costa Rica Airport ,10pm (local time)

A travel blog entry by ditch

... Airlines obviously felt that it needed livening up by managing to lose my luggage on arrival at Costa Rica airport.After filling in various forms and dealing with the required protocol I finally headed through customs and immigration where ...

Yes I am a tourist, Provinz Puntarenas, Costa Rica travel blog

Yes I am a tourist

A travel blog entry by eeyore82

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Monteverde - or the cloud forrest- is an amazingly beautiful place, the nature is just amazing. The little town/ village Santa Elena- consisting of two roads and I dont know how many hostels is the place to stay. Its super touristy, and there is a lot ...

Wild River Rafting, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Wild River Rafting

A travel blog entry by ptpattys_places

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Yee-haw!!!  Down the Sarapiqui River we went, and boy did we went!!  If our guide, Sevi, had not been so skilled there is no telling.  This Class 3 to 4 river did not disappoint in terms of thrills and OMGs.  And a few other phrases. ...

Otra vez!, Cahuita, Costa Rica travel blog

Otra vez!

A travel blog entry by espriseme

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... minute to find it, even with his help. There was one girl who came out on the boat but didn't go in the water; she's a Costa Rica native who had never been to Cahuita, lives in Vienna now and speaks five languages. I'm always envious of people who have ...

Banana's, Bicycles and Hammocks, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Banana's, Bicycles and Hammocks

A travel blog entry by samlocke3

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Puerto Viejo is a great little place with a definite Caribbean flavour lots of 'Bob Marley's about. We stayed in Rocking J's hostel which is right on the beach and has a great character about it- the first couple of nights we had a 'cell' like room ...

San José, Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica travel blog

San José, Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by morganfay

Well, here it is...my first official entry! I've been in Costa Rica for three weeks, and only now am I able to get this in motion. Shall we play catch-up? I arrived safe and sound (albeit delayed by almost two hours) on the evening of Wednesday, July ...

Manuel Antonio NP and other Ramblings, Quepos, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio NP and other Ramblings

A travel blog entry by philthy

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Manuel Antonio National Park Today we hit the beautiful beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park, which is just a 10 minute bus ride from our hostel.  We walked with Ani in the shady area along the beach, giving her some morning exercise.  Then ...

Carribean Coast, Cahuita, Costa Rica travel blog

Carribean Coast

A travel blog entry by figman

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Later ...

Honduragua, Liberia Canton, Costa Rica travel blog

Honduragua

A travel blog entry by mikeandnat

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... to match! We stayed at the founder of the Nicaraguan surf associations house, I wish we could have seen him surf, as he used to coach the national team and compete. One more chicken bus and we will be in Costa Rica, the final leg of the Latin America ...

Madame Speaker... Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Madame Speaker... Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by mikeandnat

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So my final blog from from Central America. Liberia is a bit of a nothing city, not a lot to see, a few American restaurants, and quite industrial. We were let down by our lodgings, as the owner never showed, so we checked into a hotel, which was ...

drivin' in Costa Rica, Alajuela Canton, Costa Rica travel blog

drivin' in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by geoff_vh

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Ik heb al een paar dagen niks van me laten horen. Ik dacht het is weer even tijd voor een update.  Don Alvaro heeft me de laatste dagen meegenomen om zo de weg naar het vliegveld beter te leren kennen. En gister avond was het zover, Peter zei breng ...

No room at the inn..., Zarcero, Costa Rica travel blog

No room at the inn...

A travel blog entry by sarah

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Libby, Ani, and I took the bus to Zarcero to see the fantastical shaped bushes in the central park and spend the night before heading on to La Fortuna. Unfortunately, the one hotel in town (Zarcero not being a happening vacation spot) had no room, so we ...

We love you Ali, Liberia, Costa Rica travel blog

We love you Ali

A travel blog entry by soooz

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... peekabo, and we ate a few meals together (at least one party making the other hungry). Ali even took a picture of us in Costa Rica, which is pretty amazing. Two actually, one of us figuring out the connection and the second when we got it right. Next ...

How,

How, "Hey Fuck You Man," Can Save Your Life

A travel blog entry by 12thousand500

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... he had been was either a shithole or disgusting.  His advice for San Jose (which is supposed to be quite dangerous despite Costa Rica's tourist friendly rep.) was, and I'm not kidding, "If you're getting robbed, the best thing to do is to kill ...

Isla Tortuga - snorkeling, beaches and fish!, Isla Tortuga, Costa Rica travel blog

Isla Tortuga - snorkeling, beaches and fish!

A travel blog entry by chrisser71

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Once I came here to Montezuma, I did not take me long to figure out which excursions to do. The first thing on the list was to take a boat trip to Isla Tortuga to enjoy the pristine beaches and do some snorkeling. We left from the "port" here in ...

Days 30-36: Surf´s Up Dude, Sámara, Costa Rica travel blog

Days 30-36: Surf´s Up Dude

A travel blog entry by amandanlauren

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... off the walls, and the beds were super sketchy......but it was cheap and close to the beach. This morning, we had an early beach walk before having breakfast with Robbie and heading back to our Costa Rican home......we´re super excited for pastry time. ...

Stop over, Tilaran, Costa Rica travel blog

Stop over

A travel blog entry by guyandcalum

... through the forest which was very im,pressive and the next day also did a zip wire thing across massive valleys in the forest and through the trees, that was awesome, the longest was 750m. Costa Rica is much more expensive than the rest of Central ...

Butterflies, Bananas and Rain Forest, Tortuguero, Costa Rica travel blog

Butterflies, Bananas and Rain Forest

A travel blog entry by edpass

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Leaving San Jose behind, we drove through Braulio Carrillo National Park, named for Costa Rica's third president, Braulio Carillo Colina.  Some of the drive was not unlike Cape Breton Island's Highlands National Park, except that Cape Breton's hills ...

Two Days in San Jose, San José, Costa Rica travel blog

Two Days in San Jose

A travel blog entry by brittanyb

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... when our one month was up, we sad adios to our Canadian friends and our friends at Villas Tranquillas and headed to the middle of Costa Rica - San Jose. While Phil and I enjoyed Costa Rica, we were not in LOVE with it like we thought we would. We ...

Christmas in Uvita and San Isdro, San Isidro, Costa Rica travel blog

Christmas in Uvita and San Isdro

A travel blog entry by philthy

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... holiday there and, as usual, Ani had attention heaped on her.  If you ever have  the opportunity to travel to Costa Rica, bring along a cute baby because the locals love them!  So after a half hour enjoying the shade and cool waters,  ...

Boogie Houser, Samara, Costa Rica travel blog

Boogie Houser

A travel blog entry by kyleandfran

WEEP ...

Living the Pura Vida in Costa Rica, Puntarenas, Costa Rica travel blog

Living the Pura Vida in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by chris-roisin

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... it took to travel from our ship to the coffee plantation. We learned about the social, economic, geographical and political layout of Costa Rica. He could have been talking about Costa Coffee for all I care, as it was a case of information overload!!! ...

Wildlife Trails around Sirena Ranger Station, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Wildlife Trails around Sirena Ranger Station

A travel blog entry by pavel.jares

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Rano jsme byli probuzeni vychodem slunce, ktery udelal z naseho stanu finskou saunu, takze jsme rychle utikali do stinu. Behem dne jsme si prosli ruzne cesty dzungli i podel more, ktere nabizeji moznost videt ruzne druhy zvirat - krokodyli, male zraloky, ...

Tur til Vulkan  Arenal, La fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Tur til Vulkan Arenal

A travel blog entry by tanjahvid

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... vil skrive lidt om nu. Søndag morgen havde Doro og jeg lejet en bil, da vi gerne ville se Arenal vulkanen som er her i Costa Rica. Vi havde lejet en bil som havde store ridser på front partiet fordi nogle amerikanere var kørt galt i den.. vi ...

Saying goodbye, Orosi, Costa Rica travel blog

Saying goodbye

A travel blog entry by greenhousevt

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I decided the last time I´d travel to Orosi would be when I took Annie there to meet my homestay family and see my school. We took Inez, Jahaira and Dylan on my favorite hike to a waterfall I´d taken Jahaira to, and to which I had promised we´d return ...

Perfectly at Home, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Perfectly at Home

A travel blog entry by truetravelerare

Companeros- This is quite excellent. I am in a shack in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica. The rain is coming down hard and I have to yell to be heard. The roof is watertight though, and I am sitting here with Marc talking about- what else? - ...

The longest travel day yet, Santa Elena, Costa Rica travel blog

The longest travel day yet

A travel blog entry by smyth

So check out our longest travel day yet...here is what it looked like... 5:30 up and at it 6:15 to the bus to leave San Juan del Sur Nicaragua 6.30 the bus leaves for Rivas 7.30 the bus arrives in Rivas and we switch to a bus to the border with CR ...

Costa Rica - Pura Vida, miguel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica - Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by courtrand

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... for a swim in the afternoon was definitely needed  and the water a little too warm to cool you down much. We stopped in Jaco Costa Rica, a cool surfing town and met some good folks all amazed at our trip so far - some new yorkers - couldnt believe we ...

Back to San Jose, and off to Panamá, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Back to San Jose, and off to Panamá

A travel blog entry by mikemel

dsf ...

"Is there a box that i can tick that says u suck?"

A travel blog entry by gabbie

... big as a car size, waterfalls, monkeys etc-feels so unreal. Better be off for our fun evening group supper with all the girls and Ellis. Oh and it only just clicked today Costa Rica=costa=coast=rica=beautiful/rich. durr. lots of love to everyone, ...

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