Bahia Esmeralda

Playa Potrero, Santa Cruz, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz

Tamarindo - Playa Langosta surfing with turtles!

A travel blog entry by livingthedream on May 14, 2014

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Imagine……. 29 degree water, consistent 4ft waves, left hand exposed breaks (my favourites) from groundswells. You paddle out, and as if you had submitted an order to the Pacific for your perfect wave, it appears… You take it, the offshore wind creates a nice little barrel for you and you are inside the wave……you ride the wave out and paddle back behind the break only to have a turtle pop his head up as if to say 'nice wave man'….. ...

Transfer and toilet time!

A travel blog entry by dkyddos on May 11, 2014

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... at all!! We arrived in the room and I went to the toilet forgetting that you can't flush paper...n dropped the paper in! Then the toilet wouldn't flush!!!! N Dougie said we can't get maintenance cuz they will blame it on your paper! I had to stick my hand in and pull the paper out (I'm still using sanitiser to this minute) Dougie couldn't stand with laughter!!!! Turns out it was working, u just have to pull the handle very slowly!!!! We spend ...

A Whole New World

A travel blog entry by smilk09 on Jan 07, 2014

... volunteers coming at the end of the month and my job will to be their guide and coordinator- taking them to their family's, showing them around and taking them to their volunteer projects. I'm also going to be screening host families and interviewing future interns. It's exciting and I already know that I won't want to leave.

So far so good!


Beach Hopping Guanacaste

A travel blog entry by stacek68 on May 15, 2013

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... the prettiest. This is where the locals and visiting Ticos hangout. If you have a 4 wheel drive, you can keep driving along the beach road for another 100 metres until you hit a rise and this is where the beauty begins. You drive down into a white sandy cove of turquoise clear water that is just picture perfect. Foreigners have bought this adjacent land and developed it into five star luxury resorts. Right beside each other ...

56-57: My First Time Helping With a Refresher

A travel blog entry by blondesontour on Apr 01, 2013

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... packed up and moved to Toro Blanco's pool. We went down to the bottom and I had to give the girl diver my weight so when I had to do the full mask flooding I was way too light, I also found that even though I now felt a lot more comfortable with the water around my face I couldn't actually get a big breath out of my nose at all. It only took me two attempts to clear it though, stupid cold. I did the regulator recovery well but I was still too light so I went off to get ...

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This 4 star hotel is located on Playa Potrero, Santa Cruz.
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