Hotel Park (Caribe)
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... ago, we saw tons of birds during our jungle river Eco-tour
today. For a short time, our boat drifted slowly in the mangrove
swamp. There were several kinds of Heron and Egrets on the bank that
was their nests, and home. We saw lots of Sandpipers that our
guide Freedom, referred to as the dancing birds, for the way they
move. At times, our eyes were fixated on Kingfishers, Hawks, Falcons
and Swallows. The birds sometimes were still, while ...
... the entire length of the coast and then turned into a lagoon where Laguna Lodge is situated on a sand spit between the lagoon and the sea. The hotel is a cluster of lodges surrounding the central facilities, all set in delightful gardens. It is idyllic. The lodge is fairly basic which doesn't surprise me and we can't drink the tap water, but food delicious considering everything is brought in by boat. They are very environmentally ...
... beach, watching for where a turtle comes in from the ocean, and radioing to the guides what marker-post on the beach they can find the turtle at.
Just the waddle up the beach takes 15 minutes for the turtles. Then, the turtle spends another hour or so digging her nest – first, a big hole for her whole body, and then using only her back flippers, a deep hole for the 100 or so eggs that she will lay.
Once she starts laying the eggs, the spotters ...
... through here and undergo maintenance if necessary. Each container has a unique identification number so that they can monitor where a container is, where it has come from and where it is going. After lunch I was taken down to the port where they had just finished loading a small ship to go to panama. I didn't come on a great day as normally there are much larger ships in and ...
... used to the rhythm of the jungle and it was very relaxing.As the week went on we became more intrigued by the jungle, the roaring surf of the Caribbean and we gradually forgot about our plans to move on.
Each day took on its own routine, After breakfast of tropical fruits and gallo pinto and eggs, a stroll, weather permitting, along the beach,or up the main street ( all 300m of it) or down the back streets to gaze at the other ...