La Choza del Manglar

Puerto Jimenez, Osa, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hotel
Prices starting from $32.00
 

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The Very Colorful Birds of Osa Peninsula

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

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... They have cleared some of the foliage near the manglar so the shore birds were not hanging out there as they have in the past.

We began to hear the macaws screeching and carrying on int the taller trees near the airstrip, and decided to amble over and see what we could see. There were two moving about making all kinds of racket and twisting about on the limb. So funny to see. It appears the tree we had ...

From Heavenly Cabinas Jimenez to Playa Preciosa

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2

60

... us much attention at all! They are so well camouflaged and you can easily miss them as you paddle past!

Headed back and right near Playa Preciosa Robert spotted a mother flycatcher with four small featherless babies in the nest. It sure didn't look like they had much protection from the sun or predators! Continued on back and by the time we arrived back at Cabinas Jimenez we were quite tired and ready to cool off!
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The Road Less Traveled...For a REASON!

A travel blog entry by pric5457

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... it was enough). So I took the money out and continued to roam the unsafe streets, with my 10 pound duffle and $500 cash. Then I waited in line for a THIRD time, and finally got my passport stamped. I'll always think it was weird that at a border where they say that drugs are a problem, a printed statement of a legitimate bank won't work but a load of cash does the trick.

From there we stopped and ...

Hippie Livin'

A travel blog entry by jord-travers

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... trees in the shady rich soil supplied by the nurturing banana tree. It is satisfying knowing my babies will be here long after I cark it.

Originally I was trying to work out who was the chef. The food was so delicious I was sure a professional was on duty and hiding somewhere. I then found out that the volunteers had rostered nights to cook dinner. I freaked out - How was I to compete with this culinary brilliance? Eventually the Thursday came around and it was my turn ...

Day 65-The Osa Peninsula

A travel blog entry by millhousers

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... allowed such a large and gaudy bird to grace this planet. They are noisy, social birds, and they loved to eat the nuts of the wild cashew trees that line the beaches. Every time I saw them fly overhead-- almost always in a pair--I was filled with an indescribable joy.

Osa was everything we hoped and more. It is hard to be believe, that after all the amazing things we have already seen and experienced in Costa Rica, that we can still be awed and surprised by its ...

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This hotel, located in Puerto Jimenez, is near Cabo Matapalo Sportfishing.
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