Princess On The River

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

Tortuguero = Turtles

A travel blog entry by carlitravels on Oct 31, 2014

26 photos

... 250-300 lbs and can't support themselves with their flippers. She must have been so tired, first the crawl up the beach into the bush line, dig a hole about 2 ft deep and at least 1.5 metres wide. (Sorry for mixing the units but I suck at guesstimates). Often they have to break through a lot of roots etc and sometimes they have to pick new spots and start over because there are too many. Our first turtle did that, so we went to find another turtle. Takes about 30-45 minutes ...

6: Costa Rica - the rich coast

A travel blog entry by adayintheworld on Aug 07, 2014

4 photos

... lights now forbidden we stood in the shadows of the forest and waited for patrol man to signal he had spotted a turtle. Unlike the many nights before we were really lucky and many turtles were on the beach. Straight away we were rushed over to see a huge turtle, at least a meter long, head back into the sea after her labour. Over the next two hours as we stood on the sand many of these impressive dinosaur like beasts would appear from the ocean and begin the 2.5 hour process ...

The boat ride adventure to Tortoguero

A travel blog entry by leahflores on Jul 14, 2014

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Sometimes the animals were so hard to see.. from the flora and fauna.. all green and they would be camouflaged.. like green frog or iguanas -- amazing how the boat driver would spot them.. and he would just point it to us so we don't scare the animals.

Tortuguero

A travel blog entry by lightnerjohnson on Jun 24, 2014

5 comments, 18 photos

... the canals, pointing out plants, birds and wildlife along the way. We saw a group of Spider monkeys playing in the trees, large iguanas, a green heron sitting on her nest, toucans, and even a Caiman hiding deep in the weeds near the shore. At one point Roberto pulled the boat way into a small canal off of the main canal and we just sat there for a while listening to the pulsing of the jungle, the myriad of insects and birds joining together in a chorus that surrounded us. ...

A Quick Stop in Monte Verde

A travel blog entry by sharissajj on Mar 27, 2014

1 photo

... choice! For $40 each, we had a shuttle pick us up and drop us off, two and a half hours of zip-lining among other obstacles like repelling down an old growth tree, a Tarzan swing (which was CRAZY), and a superman zip line for our final activity! The four of us also ended up purchasing a disc of photos for $20 for all of us, since all of the guides along the tour had cameras and were constantly snapping photos. All of the guides on our tour were really friendly, ...