Travel Blogs from Tamarindo
... I know it sounds strange
but I don’t really like being waited on all the time which I am at Norma’s. I
like to cook and make my own plate, with a portion I am prepared to eat. I
fried up the egg and cheese. The cheese was a common type I have eaten a lot
here, it is firm and does not melt much, the best way I can think to describe it
is as “squeaky cheese” because it squeaks on your teeth… it is and it ...
... that I helped him feed the
ducks and chickens. Then since a moma duck and her chicks had escaped their pen,
and one chick had died for some unknown reason, we went on a wild duck
chase…while being chased by a very large goose. We needed to round up moma duck
and her 10 chicks. Mom flew off while Ernesto and I dove for the little fuzzy
chicks, they sure can run! The goose still found me a threat and followed me
everywhere hissing. Once ...
... with the father and son team for that afternoon. This time fishing and snorkelling. We went snorkelling first which was great but unfortunately due to a recent storm the water was a bit murky. We then went fishing and caught an adolescent Tuna ( only about 40cm and a 35cm mackerel.... they made fresh sushimi out of the tuna which was really tasty. We then headed out for our second turtle tour where we had far better luck ...
... Fantastic feeling.
Not only that, but there is a bunch of beaches following this one in a 10KM stretch south from here; like five or six more, some small ones.. So, it seems I hit the jackpot on the beaches exploration bit. I plan to explore a lot tomorrow and I will let you know tomorrow night.
For now I will stay tomorrow night as well, but I might extended one more night... we'll see.
... so much in frustration and worry that I had a migraine. It is difficult to correspond with the vet when all we have is the internet. Cell phones don't work here and it is difficult to find a payphone that isn't ripped out of the wall. I just want to go home - I am counting the days until we get out of this hole called Costa Rica. It is the worst vacation I have ever had and I will never return to Latin America again. Period. It is expensive (more ...