Sol y Mar Backpackers

Calle 618 Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Province of Puntarenas, 6350, Costa Rica | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park

Sloths and Scuba

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers


... open water scuba dives. I completed the classroom and pool requirements back at home in August. I wasn't crazy about scuba diving after the weeked in the pool, but I absolutely loved it in the open water. We saw so many fish, and it was really special to get to dive with my mother-in-law and father-in-law, as well as my husband (all of whom are already certified). I had to perform various skills underwater and at the surface during my dives. It was a very full day ...

Bye bye friends and hello Parador

A travel blog entry by giedre-sha


... loads of hugs and promises to keep in touch they finally depart. We order a taxi and make our way to the hotel. Just want to point out that this was booked by somebody else and I didn't even check what the hotel looks like online so we had absolutely no expectations. While in a taxi though, the driver tells us that it's the best hotel in Manuel Antonio - hotel Parador, set on a cliff and overlooking the ocean.

Because of the heat, we feel exhausted and ...


A travel blog entry by tbuild2


... By the end of the day, we finished digging all of our ditches, unloaded the cement walls and even began staining another home.

At around, 230 the rains came in and they came hard. We quickly scrambled to clean up the work site and headed home.

Reflecting back on the day, the team work and cooperation was remarkable. We worked hard, for some, harder than we've ever worked before. But it is interesting; for some reason ...

Manuel Antonio Nat'l Park

A travel blog entry by egatfield


... 8212;snail-shaped and spiraled, painted in orange and brown and pink like little pieces of jewelry.

Later, Edgar led a few of us on two hikes through the park, tunneling through the dense forest to circumvent Cathedral Point. We enjoyed several elevated viewpoints of the islas verdes and the sweeping vistas of the Pacific Ocean. The sky and sea stretched before us in overcast tones of grays and greens and blues that I didn't even mind the humidity clinging ...

Wild Beauty

A travel blog entry by tash_and_simon


... beaches being the nicest I have ever seen! Not only are the animals plentiful on land but the water had an abundance of wild life for us to enjoy! We head out nice and early for a fishing trip.. We had heard the area was EXCELLENT for fishing and were all very VERY excited to know what the ocean had install for our day on the water! Only one hour into our trip we had ...

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