Princess On The River

Address: Tortuguero, Province of Limon, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tortuguero

Who needs roosters when there is howler monkeys

A travel blog entry by eeyore82 on Oct 02, 2014

18 photos

... turtles lay their egg at night, you can't take pictures anyways. Only the guide is allowed to have a redlight so you can see a bit, any other light would disturb the turtle and make it run away. The next day at 5 in the morning the howler monkeys would kindly wake you up by howling. It s a weird noise somewhat in between barking and the noise Tim Tayler does in the TV Show Home Improvement. Hearing it for the first time you imagine an animal of the size of a gorilla, but in ...

Pure Magic

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast on Jul 20, 2014

14 photos

... to the sea.

Not long after we had seen the first turtle, we were ushered to the beach once more to see another one making her way back to the ocean. The tracks she left behind on the beach looked remarkably like tire tracks. Our last round of viewing was of the first turtle again as she covered up the hole. Now we had seen the entire magical process from beginning to end and it was time to go back. So efficient and lucky had the tour been that I was back in ...

Visiting Tortuguero Village - Day 4

A travel blog entry by leahflores on Jul 15, 2014

... lodges and bed and breakfasts. -

Here i really feel like I am back in my barrio in the Phils. except that the houses here are more colorful (red ...

Plane, Taxi, Bus, Boat

A travel blog entry by gkmadventures on May 06, 2014

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... guide said that he'd call the hotel for us if we didn't want to stay at his hotel. It's been a very bumpy and sweaty ride. People packed in like sardines, kids crying, baby chicks chirping and endless conversations in Spanish. The bus sounds like it's going to lose an axel soon because of how bumpy the dirt road is. Along the road I've seen some very dirty occupied houses. It's so sad to see but they seem to look happy which is all that matters. ...

Costa Rica in 15 days

A travel blog entry by gerad-and-lisa on Mar 01, 2014

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... the birders were snapping away with their telescopic lenses and we snuck past them and continued on our way. We heard plenty more birds but struggled to spot many more. We did come across some weird raccoon looking things and a big snake that covered the whole path. The scenery along the track was amazing with big colourful butterflies weaving in and out of the trees. We headed back to town on the last bus of the day and spotted a nice sushi restaurant. We treated ourselves to ...