Bahia Esmeralda

Playa Potrero, Santa Cruz, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | 4 star hotel
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Tamarindo - Playa Langosta surfing with turtles!

A travel blog entry by livingthedream


... have to paddle across a river that has crocodiles in it… if I said I wasn't intimidated I'd be telling fibs….

Tamarindo power was turned off for 7 hours!! Apparently a major upgrade…have decided to go to San Jose as I have surfed my chest raw!! again!

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Hostel – La Botella De Leche – a good little hostel with a pool and kitchen. Private room is normally $30, but negotiate and you can get ...

Green Pacific Turtle lays eggs and HOME!

A travel blog entry by ptpattys_places


... far from towns. There was NO pollution, the moon had not risen, so we saw stars like we have not seen stars in many, many years. The outback in Australia comes to mind. I am quite sure we could see ALL of them. While on the ship the moon was out every night, full or almost full, which obliterated the light of the smaller stars. We were escorted by two local village boys who have become licensed turtle guides and know all about “their ...

Monkeys crocks birds and dirt roads

A travel blog entry by cgadams1947

... Today we drove to the palo verde national pArk. We got lost on the way but somehow found it there. Quite an adventure. Got a real feel for real costa rica on the back road way. Miles and miles of sugar cane fields At the park we went on a river boat trip. The guide pointed out various birds and lots of orange iguanas. Also saw tiny bats all in ...

Beach Hopping Guanacaste

A travel blog entry by stacek68


... 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


... everyone. We finished up and Tom gave me some pointers for next time and I spent the rest of the day doing general shop stuff although I did write a blog for the rich coast blog and helped Brenda with a new package for younger people so we can hopefully draw a younger crowd to Playa Coco and hopefully get them diving. After work I went with Zack to meet Guayo and Ron for a drink and soon all of the people doing the IDC came along with Martin, Brenda, Laura and Taylor. Ron bought ...

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