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- Continental Breakfast
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- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
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WEDNESDAY 28th - 30th Jan
Itching slightly better.
You are probably wondering why I have not included any photos up to this stage? well, you've probably gathered that I was slightly tardy in setting up this blog, and unfortunately, on the way between Monteverde and Manuel Antonio, I've lost my camera.
Now on the Pacific …
... the jungle. We walked very quietly hoping to spot wildlife but saw only frogs, crabs and some birds. Once we completed the main 'sloth' trail we decided to walk to the less visited Playa Escondido. The guided groups don't come this far and so it is very secluded and so quiet. We emerged from the jungle to find this magical beach. There were maybe 10 other people there. We changed (discretely) into ...
... and frogs for us to hold. We had a great time there and really learned a lot, mainly that poking around looking for snakes like we were doing earlier in the trip was probably not a very good idea. Then we drove to the national park and hiked to some old lava flows, they would have been much more impressive if the volcano was currently active but still was a very large region of lava rock. We hiked around there for a few hours then back to the springs for a little more hot ...
... the basic layout of the town. We had looked forward to a bit of time between buses to grab a cold drink as it was 40 degrees and NONE of the buses had had air conditioning so far. But, no such luck. We step off the bus, cross the street, the next bus arrives. We hop on, away we go. I'm thirsty. Bus Quality: Greyhound. Cost: 4000 colones
More to come.
... Pacific Coast. And thanks to Edgar's thoughtful planning by having box lunches prepared for us, we were able to spend 6 hours at the beach, instead of the scheduled 3. Upon entering the park through a mouth in the rainforest, we walked along a dirt road past several nature enthusiasts. Many had set up spotting scopes to peer deeper into the forest for magnified views of spiders or sloths, and it clearly illustrated to us how abundant the biodiversity is inside ...