El Descanso

Address: San Gerardo de Rivas, Chirripo National Park, Province of San Jose, Costa Rica | Hotel
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This hotel, located on San Gerardo de Rivas, Chirripo National Park, is near Jade Museum (Museo Nacional del Jade), Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, Templo de la Musica, and Guanacaste Expeditions.
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Travel Blogs from Chirripo National Park

Whitewater rafting

A travel blog entry by sallyjpatten on Oct 03, 2014

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... to follow his lead. We stop in at the supermarket and pick up some food, and then we are on out way, winding our way up and down and through the mountains. We arrive at a private property and Manuel informs me that this is where we will reach the river. Down another steep winding road and we have reached the river. I am starting to feel a little nervous as now it's real and there's only 3 of us in the boat, which will mean hard work. Manuel and Jason spend about 1/2 an hour ...

Extremo Bungee = 100% Exhilaration

A travel blog entry by chrisandteri on Aug 09, 2014

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... quite calm. The two jump masters secured my carabineers and brought me forward to the doorway. I placed my hands on the bar above my head and stepped to the edge. Before I could think about what was about to happen, the guides counted down in unison, “5, 4, 3, 2, 1, JUMP!” And I did!

The next few seconds are a blur in my mind. I remember feeling my stomach in my throat, no breath, no traction, ...

Iron Sharpening Iron

A travel blog entry by lccmissions on Apr 02, 2014


... worked ******* wrapping up our projects and got to play with the kids today. I am still amazed at how loving and happy these kids are every day. God's love exudes from them.

Finally, we had an unbelievable experience with Helen. Awesome insight into marriage and our roles as husbands and fathers and relating it to scripture. Great wisdom ...

Skittles at the Summit

A travel blog entry by lynsey.nault on Feb 02, 2014

2 comments, 17 photos

... some fellow hostel mates asking the hostel manager how to get there, it was decided. We were pumped, but gave ourselves an extra day to rest before going as we were exhausted from the adventure day and couldn't fathom shopping for food, organizing all of our stuff for a hike and another 4:00 am morning. So we spent our last day in Manuel Antonio exploring the National Park and preparing for the hike.

We were up at 4 for our 5:30 bus. We met a couple ...

Raleigh: Phase 3 - Sloth time

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts on Sep 05, 2013

8 photos

... advised that they would eventually start sprouting leaves again and we saw evidence of this, with other older sticks, now showing bright green shoots at their tops. Our first weekend arrived before we knew it and the prospect of what we decided to call Fat Sunday. Before we reached that point however, we lost two of our party; one venturer left to return home, due to a leg injury picked up in the previous phase; and Sweets volunteered to head to Carara, as they ...

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