Travel Blogs from Puerto Jimenez
... for a mile and a half and then turn right when we see the building. Couldn't go wrong, right?
We were lucky to find footprints to follow, because walking on the beach to a jungle still didn't seem right. However, we decided "When in Costa Rica". And after about two minutes, we crossed our first overgrown puddle (or under grown river). Immediately soaked socks and waterproof boots (that's what ...
... salad and a spicy coconut, tiquisque soup. Deeply motivated to not disappoint, we pulled off another success and, dare I say, I now enjoy cooking for big groups. With each meal, confidence in the kitchen grew. I had now roasted veggies, fried rice and boiled soup for the first time and learnt of so many new ingredients.
The final week of the yoga teacher training program included two seventy-five minute sessions per day conducted by the trainees ...
... southern Osa Peninsula heat.
By the way...Corcovado is a MUST SEE for everyone! I've never seen so many animals in the wild, in my life. Day trips are only $10 to enter, and an additional $18 or so for the transportation in and out of the park. If you have the time, I highly recommend doing at least one night in the park. You can start in Carate, and hike into Sirena Station, which is an all day hike, spend ...
... allowed such a large and gaudy bird to grace this planet. They are noisy, social birds, and they loved to eat the nuts of the wild cashew trees that line the beaches. Every time I saw them fly overhead-- almost always in a pair--I was filled with an indescribable joy.
Osa was everything we hoped and more. It is hard to be believe, that after all the amazing things we have already seen and experienced in Costa Rica, that we can still be awed and surprised by its ...
... left when the narrowing begins there we were
watched a variety of shore birds right as you entered the area where the bay
narrows down and then paddled into the manglar.
As the waterway got narrower and narrower and trees formed an arch we began seeing shore birds perched up in the trees above!
It was fun adventure paddle through the mangroves trees with their big roots which we ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Carolina Puerto Jimenez
Other places to stay in Puerto Jimenez
on Main Street - 50 meters from the end of the soccer field, Puerto Jimenez | Hotelfrom $50
1 km North of Puerto Jimenez down town or 1 km before arriving at Puerto Jimenez on the main road, Puerto Jimenez | Hotelfrom $50
Puerto Jimenez | Hotelfrom $35
Puerto Jimenez | Hotelfrom $100
Puerto Jimenez | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Playa Preciosa, Puerto Jimenez | Hotelfrom $90