La Cangreja Lodge
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Ok...Jess here, and yes, laying eyes on the Panama Canal was a dream come true...it was hard to fathom that a year-and-half ago this was just another half-baked hair-brained scheme, and it's not about the canal per se (we've all seen massive man-made structures like the Golden Gate Bridge or the Panama Canal)...it's the simple fact that we were …
... one side and the volcano on the other.
There were a total of 8 zip lines. There were two short practice lines where we learned three important skills: 1. Lean back holding on to the handles and tuck your knees to your chest to make sure we don't sway from side to side and to make sure we all made it to the next platform; 2. As soon as you feel the lines swaying hard, that is the zip line ...
... garden--it's made of recycled plastic water bottles!
Leaving the butterfly garden I followed the signs pointing to the crocodile's habitat, and saw a motionless critter that I thought had to be a plaster replica--until he finally moved about ten minutes later. ...
... generations of over grazing and poor agricultural practices. You would never
know standing in this dense jungle that just three generations ago it was a degraded
pasture. He explained how is family had been carefully raising indigenous trees
and other plants from seed in a greenhouse styles and then planting them to
revive the jungle their culture had once lived in.
He pointed out and explained how almost every ...
... time to get the early boat across the border to Costa Rica. Their journey is one of peace yet also chaos, with the peaceful nature of the River Frio, and its variety of animal life, juxtaposed against the hot and sweaty, crammed buses that run between cities.
The journey takes them to the town of La Fortuna, set at the base of the Arenal Volcano. Here in their large yet smelly room, they launch their mission to the jungle. With a crack international team assembled, ...
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