Finca Monte Claro
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That evening back at the hostel we decided to go out for dinner with the two Dutch interns at the Spanish school, Anna and Manon, two other Dutch guests and the Belgian boy I was sharing a room with. We ended up having a lovely meal at Turrialba's nicest restaurant (this is not saying that much per se, though the food was indeed great) and afterwards we met up with half of the Dutch boys group at Leland's bar for a few more drinks to celebrate eh.. our survival? The ...
... that we would try to hitchhike, and if someone picked us up, great! If not, we had the bus at 5 to fall back on. We tried and tried to get each passing vehicle to pick us up, but just kept getting the hand signal for too many people (we were at first confused at this gesture, and were later told it meant 'too many'), and the one or two cars that did stop weren't going all the way to Monte Verde, and with the interruption of some very rude locals, were told we should ...
... rapids, a couple of us were tossed in the drink (I still think DH might have given me a little push). While I was hanging onto the side and being bashed against the rocks, the girls took an inordinate amount of time deciding on a rescue technique that wouldn't mess hair or break nails. Granted, we were all trying to carefully position ourselves to avoid a repeat of Deb P's aforementioned erotic rescue.
4- a surprising naivety was displayed. Explaining her ...
... treated us all to their expedition song and there was an air of excitement. The VMs were paired up, assigned groups to lead through the days activities and we progressed through a similar set of tasks to our first hours, with ice breakers, orientation and swim test covered off swiftly. The venturers were housed in six "hotels" (tents), each sleeping around six people and a giant "resort" (marquee) for the rest. Showing them their new homes with wooden pallets for ...
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.~Benjamin Franklin
So today is my last day at the Institute and I can't for the life of me believe that it is finally here. It is strange to think that just 2 weeks ago I was sitting at my desk in my dorm room in Tampa reading about Costa Rica. Of course when I got here I had know idea what I read. I ...