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Travel Blogs from Jaco
Our final day in Costa Rica was spent at Punta Leona, a
resort community on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. There were many wonderful
things about going here instead of heading all the way to Manuel Antonio
National Park. First, the bus ride was only an hour and 20 minutes. Second,
there were both beach and pool options for enjoying the sun. Third, there were
amazing margaritas available as well as full service restaurants and ...
... him. That explains the name," the guide said.
We took several pictures of Osama. He looked ferocious and mean. On the way back to where we started, we saw a glimpse of Osama once again. This time, we only saw a part of his head above the water and then he swam away.
Since we didn't see any toucans during our boat ride, Luis took us to a beach where a pair of toucans have their nests. We spotted them right away and Luis set up his binocular for ...
... of days so this is a big change of pace for us.
Jaco (pronounced 'haco'- j sounds like h, e sounds like a, z sounds like s, v sounds like b, etc etc- the "v sounds like b rule" has largely rechristened me as Bic or BBB- Big Bad Bic) has a large American ex-pat community along with a plethora of tour offices and souvenir shops, so it's not exactly an authentic Costa Rican experience but it has the infrastructure we're looking for. In addition to ...
... coffee cultivated here and sold to both an international and domestic market. Reaching a gradient of 88% it's only 4% away from the highest coffee classification on the planet, so my taste buds (and I) expect big things from this small plot of 5 hectares. Some 45 minutes up Into the cloud forest, the already pocked road shifts into the realm of crater sized chunks to challenge our suspension and glutes even more. A look of express gratitude finds its way onto my face as ...
... in the mid 80's. The trip to Tortuga took around an hour and a half I had no watch so just a guess.
The island plays host to at least three other companies with each having their own private areas with outdoor bar and kitchens. When we got there the area was simple picnic tables under some trees. When we got back from snorkeling it had transformed into a tropical dinning room complete with linen table cloths and napkins ready for ...