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Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park
... iguana came running over to us, which was rather unnerving! Apparently they react to he noise of plastic scrunching, and boy did it run!
We relocated a couple of times before we finished our lunch, iguana harassment is a new one to us!
There were raccoons raiding people's bags and the dustbins. They look cute, but are clearly a real menace.
Bearing in mind it is the most popular national park, both ...
Costa Rica is definitely known for its flora and fauna and Manuel Antonio National Park is known as one of the best places to see this. Early in the morning, we took a local bus from Jaco to Quepos, which took about an hour and a half and then another local bus from Quepos to the national park. The public transportation was really simple, comfortable, and inexpensive.
Once we arrived at Manuel Antonio, we bought tickets ...
... Spills and Thrills + lounging on the beach reading and napping -/+ dog sniffing mikes head and scarring him (haha!) - panicking we missed the bus home and will need to pay a butt load to get back to the hostel + chicken on the bus + cold beer + off the beaten track bus ride into San Jose that showed just how beautiful this country truly - 5am wake up call - garbage on the beach + Costa Rican coffee; even mike likes it! He got cappuccino in the airport and is basically in love + good ...
... of the 1980s. The bar was simultaneously hilarious and horrifying, because while as an American I am pretty embarrassed about that sordid piece of our national history (go Google it), the jet's interior made for a damn fine bar in the jungle. I'm just saying.
We had resigned ourselves to never seeing any Costa Rican wildlife on this trip (cats and iguanas aside), and that this had become just a beachy, fun getaway weekend. ...
... warm! And the waves are huge! It was so nice to lay out and relax. I was laying on a beach in Costa Rica. Is this real life?!?! Tomorrow were going to hike through Manuel Antonio national park and hopefully see some tropical animals! We will also be catching some rays on the beach. Hey! I turned on the tv today and guess what was on. HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON! In SPANISH! It was so awesome! I thought of those crazy little Howard boys and smiled. That movie is so ...