Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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Day # 3.

Day # 3. "Did the Earth move for you?"

A travel blog entry by chris.parker

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... the time I normally get up at the moment.  Apart from the excitement of Bamboo Jam last night, the hub of local life in Manuel Antonio. Provider of great local food / music & beer, the earth actually moved, no really it did.  Katy and I ...

Mangrove Tour, El Avion restaurant, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Mangrove Tour, El Avion restaurant

A travel blog entry by slougeay

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Grandma and I  went on a mangrove tour today.  The rest of the group stayed home or went to the beach.  My family had done this tour last year and wasn't interested in repeating it.  It was education and my mom loved it.  I ...

Manuel Antonio National Park - morning guided walk, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio National Park - morning guided walk

A travel blog entry by bruceontour

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... supporting infrastructure and Trails Master Plan that includes trails: Punta Catedral, Waterfall, Lookout, Beach Espadilla, Beach Manuel Antonio, Congos, Beaches Gemelas, Port Escondido, Manglar y trail Perezosos, with universal accessibility facilities, ...

Carara National Park & more driving..., Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Carara National Park & more driving...

A travel blog entry by slougeay

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... had a half day to do something here.  We decided to check out something local before driving to our final destination....Manuel Antonio National Park.  We went to Carara National Park (somewhere I have never been), which is know for having tons ...

Manuel Antoni-oh!, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antoni-oh!

A travel blog entry by smithadventures

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It's my first weekend off in Costa Rica and I want to make the best of it. Manuel Antonio suits me just fine! "Manuel Antonio contains a charming combination of rain forest, beaches and coral reefs. These beaches are the most beautiful in the country, ...

MA main beach / banana boat ride, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

MA main beach / banana boat ride

A travel blog entry by slougeay

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All 11 of us went to the beach today.  All the kids wanted to do a banana boat ride. We did it last year for the first time and loved it.  Stace was unable to go last year so he was a rookie this year and rode with the kids.   That night ...

Manuel Antonio Day 4 - El Avion, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio Day 4 - El Avion

A travel blog entry by tangerine9

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... sipped a couple of strawberry slushies as well devouring a cheesecake before we decided to move on. Further down the road towards Manuel Antonio, we came across a bar called El Wagon that offered the best Hebrew hot dogs and burgers around. This place ...

Monteverde to Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Monteverde to Manuel Antonio

A travel blog entry by bruceontour

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... important port for the exportation of bananas, the last of 7 kilometres was along another twisting road up and then down to Manuel Antonio. Passing many condos, hotels and restaurants this bit of the road reminded me a bit of Bali, Indonesia with the ...

Costa Rica finally!, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica finally!

A travel blog entry by swanning_around

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... getting a little nervous as we realised that the last stage of the path ran very close to the riverbank. On the 24th, we moved to Manuel Antonio by the sea, to stay at Casa Buena Vista. This is run by an American woman ( approx. our age) who came here ...

More Monkeys, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

More Monkeys

A travel blog entry by thecannons

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... lines. like in NZ,and you were reliant on the staff members catching you. She flattened a coupleof them ;) However, a good time was still had by all. We appear to be the only non American tourists in the whole of Costa Rica. Read into that what you will. ...

Monkey See, Monkey Do, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Monkey See, Monkey Do

A travel blog entry by caraandmarkray

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Yesterday we walked down the beach to Manuel Antonio National Park. After several attempts by the locals to convince us to pay for a guided tour through the park we politely declined and continued on our own. We took the first trail we saw in the park. We ...

Costa Rica - Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica - Manuel Antonio

A travel blog entry by mkreisen

Ein schoenr kleiner Nationalpark mit vielen Faultieren und kleptomanisch veranlagten Waschbaeren. Auch der erste richtige Strand nach ...

Long day!, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Long day!

A travel blog entry by caraandmarkray

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... felt the longest would be the flight from Denver to Houston and then to San Jose but it was actually the drive from San Jose to Manuel Antonio. After three hours on the one of the curviest roads we have ever been on we arrived at our hotel at 12:30 ...

Some much needed R & R, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Some much needed R & R

A travel blog entry by caraandmarkray

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After a late night of traveling we slept in and got breakfast. We decided to have a lazy day to  explore our resort, walk on the beach, play in the ocean, and take a swim in the pool. We also took a cab ride into Quepos to go to the grocery store ...

It rains in the rainforest?, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

It rains in the rainforest?

A travel blog entry by caraandmarkray

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... building one) but luckily they had lightening rods on each building so there was no damage.  We had another good dinner at our resort but look forward to eating in Manuel Antonio tomorrow night after a trip into Manuel Antonio National Park.   ...

livin' the life of a tica, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

livin' the life of a tica

A travel blog entry by victoriabegins

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... ) practicing my spanish on every poor sod that crosses my path -arrive in paradise...my school...located directly on the beach of manuel antonio (actually a cafe that tony's cousin owns) -learn, learn, learn with lots of little 'pausas' in between -after ...

Manuel Antonio & laundry day, Parco Nacional Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio & laundry day

A travel blog entry by geuensgorissen

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... de bus op richting Parco Nacional Manuel Antonio. In tegenstelling tot de vorige parken die hooggelegen nevelwouden waren, is Manuel Antonio een vochtig, tropisch regenwoud dat gekend is voor zijn rijke dierenleven. Tropisch inderdaad, want rond 9u kroop ...

Transfer Quepos > Uvita + PN Marino Balena, Parco Nacional Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, Costa Rica travel blog

Transfer Quepos > Uvita + PN Marino Balena

A travel blog entry by geuensgorissen

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Vanmorgen opnieuw scrambled eggs en dan gepakt en gezakt de bus op naar Uvita. Het was in Quepos al warm maar hier is het bloedheet. Niet echt ideaal als je pas een kilometer ná je halte doorhebt dat je te ver bent, in allerijl de buschauffeur doet ...

alone in manuel antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

alone in manuel antonio

A travel blog entry by mermerw

Ce matin je me suis levee a 4.30! pour prendre le bus de 6 direction manuel antonio. Me voila sur la cote pacific, seule ... les canadienes ont pris un hotel alors que moi je suis dans une auberge.Ca me fait bizzare d etre toute seule depuis le debut du ...

heavenly week, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

heavenly week

A travel blog entry by victoriabegins

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... i would be in heaven and learning spanish from the best teacher in all of central and south america.  tony and manuel antonio have delivered beyond my expectations.  if ever, you know someone who wants to immerse themselves in latino culture ...

Return to Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Return to Manuel Antonio National Park

A travel blog entry by kstephens

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Nelle had been living and teaching in Manuel Antonio for the year. When we descended Chirripó, she invited me to come back with her and Seth and Mike to Manuel Antonio for a few days. I said yes, hoping for better weather and knowing that I still had a ...

Hiken värd sitt pris, Manuel Antonio Och Dominical, Costa Rica travel blog

Hiken värd sitt pris

A travel blog entry by evahagel

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... Antonio har varit minst sagt avslappnande. Hostelet Backpackers Manuel Antonio har pool, bar, pannkaksfrukost och gratis internet. Staden Manuel Antonio är väldigt mycket "charter", många familjer och på stranden kan man hyra solstolar med ...

More rain inmanuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

More rain inmanuel Antonio

A travel blog entry by charlisklar

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... company come and collect us and off we go –the road is open but only just. The poor people living near Manuel Antonio are still throwing outtheir wet bedding and ruined furniture. The roads have turned into single lane tracks and this isthe first ...

Affentheater in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Affentheater in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by meyersworld

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... wie im Live-Zoo ohne Gehege - stets das Objektiv griffbereit. Da versteht es sich von selbst, dass der schöne Strand von Manuel Antonio oder die Farbenpracht der einzelnen Palmen zweite Priorität genossen und – wenn überhaupt – nur in einem ...

The Last Supper, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

The Last Supper

A travel blog entry by kpieroth

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Our day was hilarious. We started the morning at Manuel Antonio National Park, where we saw some pretty cool animals. Our tour guide had a super fancy microscope, and every time we saw an animal, he would focus the lens on it and let us view it. We saw a ...

Swim in the bay and Colombian gold, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Swim in the bay and Colombian gold

A travel blog entry by pdh61

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Quite a rare full nights sleep, no dogs, nuts on tin roofs......we found coffee source at the 'restaurant' next to reception so S happy. Lazy start on our balcony overlooking the beach. Granola yoghurt and banana breakfast. Whilst sat peacefully on one ...

Plage privée et Manuel Antonio!, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Plage privée et Manuel Antonio!

A travel blog entry by steffou

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... (type Do Ré Mi), très populaire ici! Aujourd'hui, nous sommes allés visiter le très populaire Parc national Manuel Antonio, une merveille! Nous avons débuté la journée par une randonnée avec un guide qui nous a ...

Dining at Manuel Antonio  - Raphael's Terrazas, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Dining at Manuel Antonio - Raphael's Terrazas

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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... All very friendly.   Had a nice visit with him and split a great dinner of shrimp and mahi/mahi along with a caprese salad with a Costa Rica twist. On our first visit we had not been able to catch the bus and had walked all the way down hill to the ...

Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica travel blog

Manuel Antonio National Park

A travel blog entry by laurag

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This was the first time we visited the beautiful national park of Manuel Antonio on the Pacific Coast! There is a $7 entrance fee which helps to preserve the area which we didn´t mind. After walking in, the nine of us who were together at the time walked ...

Crazy in the rain forest, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica travel blog

Crazy in the rain forest

A travel blog entry by ryanpowell

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... the other hand are everywhere. Big ones small ones, they come inside at night and jump on you when you're walking around. It's nuts. Manuel Antonio beach, the free one at the entrance to the park, is better at low tide when there is sand to sit on instead ...

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