La Posada Hotel
Travel Blogs from San Ramon
... one is for the casino in san jose - basically saying "you will lose your shirt". and the other is a video of a hooters-type bar - basically saying "all that matters is the jugs." truth in advertising does exist...i told you they were honest people.
i'm leaving san ramon tomorrow with the group for a week. we are heading to the south of costa rica...near the panama border. not taking the computer - but i hope to get some good photos to share.
... and just when you get to feelin' like you're ready to explore...you have to leave.
well, finally i'm feelin' like i've acclimated a bit and the last two days i've been explorin' all the dirty little streets and markets around the neighborhood.
i stumbled into an art museum/music center after grocery shopping yesterday and took some pictures of some very cool sculptures in wood. The artist's name is Fabio Brenes and he ...
... reason i think lush green environments are over-rated. I am a desert rat through and through. the rain is fierce and it never stops - it comes in from the oceans on each side of the country...every single afternoon without fail...and it sucks. it's the kind of rain that makes you think you have holes in your umbrella or the kind that soaks all your clothes...even your underwear. i put a small clip of the rain yesterday that ...
... Brown Pelican~
Bare-Throated Tiger Heron*
Little Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
After a bit of a long and bumpy ride we arrived at Essence Arenal Hostel where we would be staying for three nights. We were greeted by one of the hosts, Kelly, and the resident dog, Canela (which means Cinnamon in Spanish). We found out that dinner each nice was in the form of a demonstration where we would help the hostel's Chef, Mario. Mario was a really lovely guy who just loved to cook! On our first night we helped to cook a Peruvian dish called ...