Hotel Balcon del Mar
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Balcon del Mar Jaco
Love the sound of the ocean crashing outside my door.
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... car at 6:30AM, we were on our way!
I should mention that I stupidly declined to get a GPS or write down any directions because I was told the road signage in Costa Rica was great. So we decided to wing it and sort of blindly drive through Costa Rica. As a result, we ended up on the wrong route to the coast. This road ended up taking us up and down really scenic hills on a not well maintained, toll free scenic Highway 1. I had downloaded the Costa Rica area on Google ...
ok, I'll be honest...I'm writing this early afternoon of the 9th since last night was quite...well, you'll read about it soon.
Let's try to attempt what happened yesterday...
Carlos was late for photo class yesterday so class supposed to start at 1015, but we didn't leave until 10:50 to this beautiful beach. He wanted us to do landscape shots but in black and white - LOVE!! I find black and white photos so artistic, so calming, so beautiful - ...
... for his Taiwanese friends. "Were lucky that we have you, it will frighten them, " I joked.
The man dangled a fresh chicken in front of the crocodile's mouth. Everybody kept silent, waiting for the big bite. He was two feet away from Hugo Chavez. Beady eyed, the crocodile lunged but missed. Its nose was just inches away from the mans legs. If I were him, I would have lunge for the bigger piece of meat which was the mans legs. He dangled the ...
... porch perspectives in action. From said perch, porch perchers take in the sites and sounds of bustling congregations or gatherings of energy. There is a moment that porch perchers are waiting for; when all the separation, noises, and movement come together and become music and melody...one vibratory song. Yes, it's nice to get some porch perchin' ...
... on the mountain. we stayed there for a couple nights, slept in a real bed, but it was too far from town without a vehicle so we headed to a hostel in town. it was the best hostel ever, total family vibe, very comforable, and in our room we met two girls who were headed to the festival we were going to and who were also going to be on my flight to ecuador... small world again! the heat on the costa rican coast is RELENTLESS... it felt like 40 degrees at all times. ...