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... can get on the bus. It starts to pull out and I shout out. The guys look around and apologise. They work on the bus and hadn't realised there were anymore passengers. I get on board and stow the backpack overhead.
Once onto the main road, it is a straightforward journey to the border with few stops. I'm not sure how long it took as I've lost track of time a little, but probably just over an hour. It leaves us right at the Nicaraguan border post.
... recover from a very hectic Costa Rican getaway, one that was full of the typical activities that tourists do here.
The routine ended up being pretty much identical for the two full days we had in Carrillo - have a late breakfast, have a beer on the beach, catch up on some reading, take a dip when we got too hot, go for a nice seafood-based lunch somewhere, and then hide from the hottest part of the day back at the ...
... al confine tra tasse, uffici chiusi e timbri di uscita ed entrata.
Ma tutto è bene quel che finisce bene, siamo in Nicaragua sulla strada verso l’omonimo lago e la bellissima isola di Ometepe, i prezzi dopo aver passato il confine si sono più che dimezzati, il prurito delle punture è diventato quasi sopportabile e noi siamo pronti per esplorare altri meravigliosi posti in questo nostro ultimo mese di viaggio.
There are many places around the world ...
... and here is where I advertise my contempt for American Airlines. On both legs of our flight home, Robin asked for a blanket. She was clearly ill and shaking from the chills. Their snatchy response, we don't have blankets in main cabin. On the flight from Miami to Chicago, the attendant did ask the first class steward if she could have a blanket for Robin only to be told no. When ...
Day 7 - Sunday. Our last day of fun.
Yesterday was pure heaven. So much so that we decided to return to Playa Carrillo for another day at the beach. The only addition...a boogie board! I sat all day yesterday and watched the waves, wishing I had a board. Come to find out Kate, the 8 yr old daughter of the owners, had a boogie board and she was more than happy to loan it to me. Woo hoo!
But first, a quick trip to town for a heartier breakfast and some souvenir ...