TripAdvisor Reviews Las Tinajas Nicoya
Travel Blogs from Nicoya
... the end we found a Howler, Capuchin, and White-faced monkey! We ran into a few locals while walking around and they helped us distinguish the difference between the monkeys. They also brought us into Santa Elena where we got something to eat and had some conversations with people living here. It was amazing to see how laid-back every ...
... and they were charging a DOLLAR for them. No thanks, I will just go to the window and ask for one.
Switching to a different currency in the middle of traveling is always confusing... In Nicaragua they use Cordobas... 500 Cordobas is about $20. In Costa Rica they use Colones, it is about 500 Colones to every dollar. Very different and for a person who struggles with math, I have a hard time wrapping my head around it all. There are ...
... 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 ...
... of Costa Rica where they had rented an apartment for
themselves and various members of their family over the Christmas period. We
were probably going to be bush camped somewhere whilst they lived it up in
We briefly stopped in David on the Panamericana to do some
food shopping and most importantly to fill the car with as much wine and rum as
we could carry before crossing into Costa Rica where it was known prices are
... the beach. Not to mention El Mallo Cato Cerveza to wash it down.
Yucca Fries at Bula Bula: By far my favorite food here. I would have easily starved had it not been for these once a day.
Coconut Milk: Nothing like it right out of the coconut shell while walking along the beach. Paradise.
Hotel Bula Bula: Easily my favorite hangout in Playa Grande: Hanging with the locals each night as well ...
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