Hotel Las Gaviotas
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Camp is so quiet and relaxing with everyone away for the weekend, it's really quite nice! Bea had brought us back ingredients and chocolate frosting from Puerto Jimenez to use, so we eagerly set to work making some chocolatey goodies! It was a bit of a challenge considering we don't have an oven, but luckily the stove top method we use for baking bread seemed to work for baking the cake ...
... it is to be in another country when the World Cup is happening. This is a HUGE game for Costa Rica. It is supposed to be one of the hardest of the whole World Cup because it is against Greece. Everyone in the bar was wearing their jerseys... We all matched! Bambi would start the song every now and then during the game, OOOOEEE OEEE OOEE OOOOEEEEEEEEE TICCCCOOOOOSS TICOOOOOOSSSS... and everyone would sing... Kendra was running around hopping in and out of the pool. I am ...
... and unimaginable. I was given a fruit to try and it was so primal and alien like ,yet tasted of heaven.
Last night I slept in the cockpit. It was 40 degrees yesterday and it's so hard to do anything and hardly a breeze in the lagoon here. It was the best night's sleep I've had in a long time.The best was that I woke to the sound of the rainforest and the myriad of birds,toucans,macaws and our resident swallows onboard. Then ...
... We decide to forego the morning activity (swimming, snorkeling, kayaking on the beautiful minute island and enjoyed the quiet, air-conditioned ship. I realize that I do not really enjoy the sun, sand, and surf. My philosophy is that if we were meant to be underwater, we would have gills. More later. Time to disembark. We reposition in the afternoon to be near the ranger station for a barbecue. The ...
... and green with a red head)
Rufous Piha (pretty, red bird that is apparently uncommonly seen)
many hummingbirds in the canopy around us, on the deck and even inside the treehouse
We have never spent time here in August before, and we are enjoying the flowers that bloom at this time of year.