Travel Blogs from Costa Rica

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Team Rica do Costa Rica, Costa Rica, Costa Rica travel blog

Team Rica do Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by kirstycurls

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... they look after orphaned sloths and monkeys, oh and then there were the incredible sunsets over white sand beaches.... All in all Costa Rica was be far the best country we have been to in terms of wildlife and vegetation - stunning place, highly ...

Adios to Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Adios to Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by deborah5

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Ola amigos y amigas Thought I´d send you a final few pics from Costa Rica. Lovely place with amazing scenery. Bit tough going on those rough roads. The group thing was a bit wearing, but thank goodness for my roommate Catriona...she was great. We ...

Look kids, its Big Ben, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica travel blog

Look kids, its Big Ben

A travel blog entry by jay_and_joann

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... before lockdown.  This is as close to life behind bars as I ever want to get.  It´s an early night for us, we depart on a 5:30 AM bus to head north for the Nicaraguan border.  Pura Vida Costa Rica! Who loves volcanoes, Jay and ...

Playa Hermosa Again, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica travel blog

Playa Hermosa Again

A travel blog entry by travellerdalton

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We are back at the Iguana Inn at Playa Hermosa, after our trip to the Secret Beach where we camped with Patrick.  We went to a hotel called Hotel Man Gaby.  It was recommended by some people we met on the beach.  There was a girl at the ...

Jungle and Surf Paradise, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica travel blog

Jungle and Surf Paradise

A travel blog entry by rb-travelblog

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Dreamy surf and jungle paradise - we booked for 3 nights and stayed 7...  World class beach breaks, warm water, tropical jungles hide all development, Black Ctenosaur (Leguan Lizards) everywhere, incredible sounds surround at night (howler ...

Golfito, Golfito, Costa Rica travel blog

Golfito

A travel blog entry by bron_and_eli

Golfito ...

Arrive in Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Arrive in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by dwarner

sd ...

With the Jeter Family, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

With the Jeter Family

A travel blog entry by danielaccg

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... much less) than we would have without the benefit of daniela's family members being here. most backpackers kind of cruise through costa rica, as it's more expensive than lots of other places in centroamerica. but we kept a full schedule complete with ...

The Search for the treasured toucan, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

The Search for the treasured toucan

A travel blog entry by nellems

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... lakeside town of San Carlos, Nicaragua, where our heroes only just make it in time to get the early boat across the border to Costa Rica. Their journey is one of peace yet also chaos, with the peaceful nature of the River Frio, and its variety of animal ...

Canopy Tour in Santa Elena and Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica travel blog

Canopy Tour in Santa Elena and Monteverde

A travel blog entry by rlarose

Came down to Santa Elena to check out the Cloud forest and do a Zip line tour of the forest.  The ride was long and rough and we had to wait for the bus from about 9:30AM to 4pm when the bus finally arrived and then the road was blocked on the way ...

Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by bell.costarica

... out that the receptionist was originally from the US too. When she was a sophomore in high school her parents decided to move to Costa Rica, and she had been here ever since.  After the massage me and this other girl took naps and got ready later to ...

Vortex., Montezuma, Costa Rica travel blog

Vortex.

A travel blog entry by jakobahman

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På stans lokala lilla vattenhåll var det någon som sa "Montezuma is like a vortex, if you go near it you get sucked in and become stuck". Ligger nog lite sanning i det, det är många människor som bosatt sig här utan att veta varför. Många flyr ...

Pissed at Poas..., San José, Costa Rica travel blog

Pissed at Poas...

A travel blog entry by abigayle_p

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... to get you. I wish I knew that when I signed up to go. I was pissed because I was too nervous to lie and say that I was Costa Rican and I had to pay 10 dollars to get a ticket into this place…a ticket no one took. I was pissed because there was no ...

Late Day and Night in San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Late Day and Night in San Jose

A travel blog entry by pavel.jares

Krasny pozdrav vam zasilam tentokrat z hlavniho mesta Kostariky - San Jose, kam jsme dorazili dnes odpoledne z plaze. Telo je krasne unavene ze surfovani. Chudak Magnus je trochu zpaleny od slunce (moc pigmentu chudak Nor nema) ;) Dneska ...

Monteverde, Monteverde, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde

A travel blog entry by bradmccartney

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If you go to Monteverde its to visit the rainforest. theres a network of trails that you can walk along that stretch several kilometres. The problem is that due to the huge numbers of people I didn't expect to see too much wildlife. Did see lots of ...

Crossing Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Crossing Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by annarapp

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A little bus ride of five hours to San José in the middle of Costa Rica, what we didn't realize before that we moved from sealevel to 1500m, it's fresh up there... Different to what everyone said, that San José is not a nice city at all and just to ...

Feliz Navidad y Feliz ano nuevo, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Feliz Navidad y Feliz ano nuevo

A travel blog entry by india

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Merry Christmas and a happy new year from Central America!!! I know this comes late, and I apologies for not being more diligent in the update of this website; New Year has come with its new resolutions, so I promise you a close follow up of the ...

Day 4: an old woman makes me cry., San Joaquin de Flores, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 4: an old woman makes me cry.

A travel blog entry by georgiemoule

... UK. This evening, we went to see some fireworks to celebrate a church being old. Safe to say health and safety hasn't reached Costa Rica yet. Terrifying, and i'm fairly sure louder than at home. In other news, I got an email today saying I've got 2 ...

Pure wildlife, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica travel blog

Pure wildlife

A travel blog entry by christianfeu

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Corcovado ...

We left the paradise of Tamarindo  for Nicoya?, Nicoya, Costa Rica travel blog

We left the paradise of Tamarindo for Nicoya?

A travel blog entry by azmarine

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... #3 on the top 5 worst rooms ever.  {For the record: 1) Venice, Italy  2) Merida, Mexico (Yucatan)  3)Nicoya, Costa Rica  4) Genoa, Italy  5)tie between Palermo, Italy (Sicily) and Cancun, Mexico (Yucatan)}.  The bathroom (at ...

Costa Rica: You Can Forget About The Shoestring, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica: You Can Forget About The Shoestring

A travel blog entry by doove

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... Usually I’m on the lookout for noticeable changes between countries when you cross the border towns. It’s weird that Costa Rica, a country sandwiched right in the middle has been the one chosen and aimed for American retirees with bare dollar. ...

Hi from Monteverde in the Costa Rican mountains!, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Hi from Monteverde in the Costa Rican mountains!

A travel blog entry by deborah5

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... trekked through the jungle today, saw Arenal Volcano...it's active so it was from a distance, saw the Tetzel..a rare bird in Costa Rica, howler monkeys, white faced monkeys, ridden horses for 3 hours along Arenal lake, below the volcano, saw a coati...see ...

Moving into Casa Floribeth, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Moving into Casa Floribeth

A travel blog entry by bell.costarica

... in a good part of San Jose, called Zapote.  There we met Floribeth (the assistant to the president of the supreme court of costa rica), the mom, who loves to give everyone kisses (on their cheeks/heads).  Which to be quiet honest, freaks me out ...

La Tortuga Feliz y mucho mas, Back in San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

La Tortuga Feliz y mucho mas

A travel blog entry by smyth

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Well, the turtles were ridiculously amazing!! The unnamed island itself was awesome, although the living conditions were not so easy. No electricity to speak of other than a solar panel for a few selected lights for a few hours at night and the meals ...

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 ...

Buenos noches, from San Jose, Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Buenos noches, from San Jose, Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by ptpattys_places

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... Jose I was sitting on the side of the plane where I could see the city. As the capital and the largest city in Costa Rica I was surprised that I could see the entire city as we were descending.  The population is somewhat over 300,000. Once through ...

Monkeys!, Montezuma, Costa Rica travel blog

Monkeys!

A travel blog entry by miller.time

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I arrived in Montezuma two days ago. After lazying about the hostel the first afternoon, I saw the Montezuma waterfalls, sat on the beach, and went to the Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve nearby.   The Mochila Inn hostel is surrounded by trees ...

the wedding day.. need I say more?, Nosara, Costa Rica travel blog

the wedding day.. need I say more?

A travel blog entry by smylazar

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Seriously...  ...

Volcano, San Jose, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano

A travel blog entry by cathandnick

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... my malaria pills again.  It also felt like a guilty pleasure being able to fly instead of our mamouth bus journeys. So here we were in Costa Rica.  I have alway wanted to come to San Jose, 'Do you know the way to San Jose La la la la la la la ...

donovan is here!!, San jose, Costa Rica travel blog

donovan is here!!

A travel blog entry by maiamuffin

so i just picked donovan up at the airport!! yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!  it soo good to see him, i can´t believe that i was away from him for sooo long!!  i missed him so much. but he is exhausted from the whole day of flying so i tucked him away ...

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