Pura Vista Corcovado Ecocamp
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Travel Blogs from Drake Bay
... domestic terminal we were greeted by the one an only employee there and were immediately inundated with bird life including Green Parrotts and numerous birds we had never seen before.
The next fews days were interesting from a budget perspective as we didn't realise that there are no ATMs in Drake Bay and places that take cards charge an 8% fee so the money we had on us had to last us 5 days. There are only 2 tiny supermarkets there that take advantage ...
... of monkeys - spider, white face, squirrel and howler. Saw some turkey vultures and a toucan. Also saw 2 tapirs. Guide walked really fast and when we did see stuff he wouldn't let us hang around that long! Annoying! After a few hours at sirena we took boat to second ranger station and had lunch. Our lunch was very basic compared to group behind us but it did the trick. We then walked to the waterfall but it was not that I was expecting, for some reason I ...
... way then bingo, you have your nest!
The nest we found was huge, it had 129 eggs in it (normally they have 80-100ish) and it took is half an hour to collect the eggs to move into the hatchery. The eggs are about the size of ping pong balls and were pretty similar to the snake eggs in texture - much softer than I was expecting them to be. When we got to the hatchery we dug a ...
... was a blessing or disguise. On one hand, I got my lift down, and then booked on a tour with them to save money, as they’ve just ridiculously changed the policy that you can’t go in the National Park without a guide which at around $200 (Good Price Sir’ – Yeh good for you, ********) a day is daylight robbery.
Because we arrived quite late, and again the reservations had to be done a day in advance, we essentially had half an hour to go to the ...
... We had dinner in the Amphora with Donna and Burt and shopped a bit in the ship’s gift shop. Yeah, I bought a WindStar hat. Hadda buy something, and Barry bought me a beautiful necklace. I was still hoping to find some Valentine cards but it was not to be. I'm sorry Barry but I do love you! The ship was rocking a bit that night. A perfect day (except for no whales), a perfect evening. I loved it.