Drake Bay Wilderness Resort
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Esther left and 5 of us went diving/snorkelling. Mel and Ivo snorkelled and rest of us dived. Met Harsha, guy from Croydon really nice guy. He went diving too. Dives off of cano island. Had been told by Jimena loads of life and potential bull sharks and hammerheads. Unfortunately didn't see either however did see dolphins on the way to islands. Really good day only downside was both times u didn't have 3000 psi, second dive ...
... We are not allowed to take any food onto the island or venture off on any trails, nor are there any toilet facilities for us to use. We are only permitted to wait on the beach until it is time to leave. The Rangers really don't want us to leave any impact on the island!
After our dives, we go to San Josecito beach back on the mainland. The lunch provided by Drake Divers is awesome! It's a buffet DIY sandwich bar with the ...
... Wildlife Safari where we hoped to see sea birds, dolphins and whales. We did see a lot of frigate birds, brown pelicans, brown boobies and 3 pods of dolphins but no whales. I can now add brown boobies to my life list. We spent about an hour on a beautiful sugary black sand beach in a bay backed by the jungle. We had fresh fruit treats and our guide found some fruit-nose bats in an old abandoned cabin. ...
... flustered, partly because she had not received the booking (no-one looks online) and partly because her other guests were Costa Ricans. She kept explaining in Spanish that it was a very simple, rustic place! It was, basically a shack on the beach, but clean and comfortable with a large bathroom and only a few yards from the sea.
The only negative factor was the presence of a kind of crunchy millipede that seemed to have footpath rights across our floor. ...
... had some amazing dinners to show for it.
Another huge highlight of our time in Osa was learning to surf as a family. After initial lessons in Puerto Viejo, the boys were a bit reluctant to try again. The surf had been rough and chaotic there, and they weren't sure that the fun outweighed the beating they took. But Playa Pan Dulce proved to be the ideal location to give it another try. With the expert instruction of ...