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We cannot judge Costa Rica by Puerto Limon. It appeared so unpleasant that I didn't bother to walk beyond the security of the port area gate. Did make it to the vendors' stalls set up in the terminal building within the port area, but that held little interest for me. Friends who have traveled the country have told us the Atlantic coast is almost a different country from the north (Pacific) side. I hope that is true.
The ship took the opportunity to test ...
... at Puerto Limon, there was not a lot to see, although I noticed there were a lot of properties with razor wire on top! Our bus driver was not in a hurry to get anywhere, but we finally arrived at the Tortuguero National Park.
Our guide Freddy is a lot better than yesterday's guide, as he is a native Costa Rican. One thing that is really obvious about this place is how amazingly green and lush it is. Our first part of the trip was a cruise down the ...
... to tell her that I was completely sure that she'd be fine, and that if I could go to Central America alone then she could probably go on a family holiday to Italy and be fine. She thanked me for the encouragement and said that I'd changed her mind and next year she was going to do it, horrah horrah! Again, she smashed down the America stereotype and went on to is some rather questionable air humping and guitar slamming dance moves. Ok, turns out next stop wasn't Costa Rica ...
... back to sleep until 8:30. Around 7:00 am I woke up to rain showers it was so relaxing with the door open. When we woke up at 8:30 we went right to breakfast and enjoyed an omlet and some rice n beans with chicken and sausage it was all very good. I've been trying to ask for salsa but apparently salsa doesn't mean salsa in Costa. It's now 9:41am and the sun has been shining for about 45mins and were back to the room lounging and enjoying the nice ocean breeze. ...
We'll we were up at 5am to catch a boat ride through Tortuguero National Park. What an adventure! In two hours, we saw a poisonous yellow eyelash viper, a cayman, howler monkeys, spider monkeys and white faced monkeys, herons and toucans and so many other birds I can't remember their names now. Oh yes, then there was the Jesus Christ Lizard and an iguana. And a turtle. Whew! And of course just taking in the scenery was amazing. We were deep in the jungle! Back at the lodge we caught ...