Makanda by the Sea
Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park
... a motorcycle take a curve too wide and scraped into the side of an SUV. What sucked for the SUV driver was the guy on the motorcycle kept going. We booked our tour for the Rainmaker forrest tomorrow morning. This is a rain forrest that has the suspended bridges and waterfalls. I am going to take advantage of this opportunity to take some close up photos. We are getting ready for our ...
We are scheduled to stop AL El Avion (the airplane) restaurant for lunch. It is famous for its unique decor. Its a large aircraft parked within the open sided building. The airplane [a Fairchild C-123] was one of a handful of aircrafts purchased by the U.S. to secretly aid the counter-revolutionary movement in Nicaragua in the 1980's. Better known as the Iran-Contra Affair.
For the next two days we'll ...
... like the classy ladies we are and as it looked like it wasn't going to stop for a while decided to make a run for it when it slowed a bit. As it didn't stop raining all night we did some planning for the rest of our time in Costa Rica.
Day 10: 26 October 2013
It was still raining the next day when we woke up but thankfully no water had come into our room during the night. We went to get some breakfast in the hope the rain would stop as we were both keen ...
... that the ridiculously heavy support beams had already been placed into the holes...whew! We quickly stretched our sore and fatigued muscles and got right to work.
A small group finished digging the large septic hole. Some painted and stained the previous started homes and most strapped on hard hats and safety glasses and began putting up the walls of the house.
Cheers roared through the building site as the first portion of the wall ...
... or debts, just simply being around because we enjoy being in the company of each other seems to be an aspect missing in some parts. I'll keep the social commentary to a minimum but it is an interesting revelation that I hope to keep with me.
An unforgettable, adventurous and self-indulgent weekend gone. I am now looking forward to my bus trip out of here tomorrow. Working on an eco yoga farm will surely bring the long overdue detox I've been searching for.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet