Travel Blogs from Nicoya
... coffee with sugar. The ocean sounds amazing.
I am in heaven.
Life is good. La vida es buena...
Until next time... I'll be blowin' in the wind...
Love, hugs and girly kisses,
the flyin' dandelion
... for birds you truly only hear the sounds of the nature. You hear leaves rustling in the wind, trees croaking and you hear the birds sing. That's it. No other sounds. It's just you alone with nature (and the other volunteers in my case). Hearing the birds is different from actually seeing them tough. Until now I've been fairly unsuccessful in spotting some birds. But when I spot one I can't help but love every single bird. Some are small and quick. Other big and colorful. Some ...
... then spent several hours driving up and down dirt tracks
looking for a place to camp or stay without success. The locals gave us all
sorts of conflicting directions – some even pointing to locations across an
uncrossable river – so we kept going up the road to Changuinola, a biggish and
busy town less than 20 kms from the Costa Rican border. In Changuinola we found
a gem of a hotel (no, we don’t normally “do” hotels but when you ...
... knows if we will need the 4x4 function. Navigating out of SJ using our new PS friend was relatively simple. Relatively organised road set up albeit on the wrong side of the road. Highway 1 was dual carriageway and tarmac, highways 18 31 and 27 all ok. Beautiful drive through mountains. Stopped at a road side stall to buy local fare plus what can only be described as a cholate Bourbon biscuit choc ice! Then ...
... or talk about it. The kids were happy when the band was playing and they got to dance and they got to be the percussion section of the band which otherwise was a gal on a synthesizer and a guy on a drum kit. Your grandchildren are living pura vida.
Follow that with night time swim (which was one of our favorite nights last time here) and an underwater camera, and everyone goes to bed tired and happy.
TripAdvisor Reviews Las Tinajas Nicoya
Other places to stay in Nicoya
Nosara, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $79
Lote C-184, Playa Pelada, Nosara, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $77
Garza, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $80
Nicoya | Hotelfrom $50
puerto coyote nandayure Guanacaste, Nicoya | 3 star hotelfrom $84