Hacienda Pozo Azul
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Went white water rafting today. Had to take the scenic route due to a landslide blocking the road. Two hours longer but worth it. Rafting photos to come.
... off on our rainforest walk, crossing several of Costa Rica's famous hanging footbridges. These are a little disorienting at first but a lot of fun once you get used to them.
Along the trail we spotted plenty of wildlife, including my first glimpse of a great curassow which looks like a large turkey having a bad hair day. We ...
... could not see what he was pointing at, but finally a camen came into view! A camen is a small crocodile and it was so amazing to see. He was very very still, not moving a muscle while we watched him. He obviously knew he had pretty good camouflage in the muddy water with branches about him! The driver moved the boat closer to him and decided to give him a prod with a stick - the camen moved so fast and with such power! Thankfully he moved away and wasn´t interested ...
... garden was very interesting. We not only got to see snakes, but they had a long greenhouse with jungle plants. If you looked around closely you could see tiny poison dart frogs, no bigger than an inch. Poison dart frogs aren't fatal to humans, but if an animal touched the frog, it would die. In the next greenhouse, we saw a whole bunch of animals. We saw crocodiles, turtles and iguanas. We then saw over 15 species of snakes, both native and ...
... thank goodness!). We carefully stepped round it and made our way to the room. We changed into shoes and trousers (Sean wearing them for almost the first time on the trip and did not enjoy it in the humid weather) and headed out into the rainforest. During our 3 hours trekking through the rainforest we totally understood why this place was so highly recommended. We saw peccaries, a yellow and black snake, crested guans, snapping turtles, howler monkeys, white faced capuchins, ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHacienda Pozo Azul Sarapiqui
Two hour long trip down the river. It rained the entire time but was a blast.
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