Travel Blogs from Playa Conchal
... on the grass. Since the hills were quite steep, for part of the hike, I had to sit on my bottom and slide down part of the way so I would not fall. As I went down other hills, I went down the hills sideways. It was an adventure all in itself!!!
During my hike, I came across a stream in a wooded area of the pasture. I took a sip of the water and it tasted pretty good.
The walk through the grassy part of the pasture was going fine until I noticed snake skin. Now, I'm ...
... pet pig) also a popular surfing destination and Camarón Dorado, a seafood restaurant in the sand on Playa Brasilito.
One of our favourite beaches was Playa Pan de Azúcar where we practiced our tightrope walking and had a go on the swings.
The main town in the area was Tamarindo, a classy little area filled with shops, restaurants and beachside bars. One bar we enjoyed was Witch's Rock surf camp (their Eat at Joe's ...
... acquainted with a giant locust that kept flinging itself into her head. The next morning we had a lovely breakfast and talked to the American couple managing the place and before we knew it we were off back into La Fortuna to be reunited with Aslak and to catch our bus back to San Jose without the girls.
It was a jam packed weekend full of unreal experiences and a great way to see off two people I've come to regard as great friends. Hasta Luego girls.
... peninsula is beautiful (blue ocean on both sides of the road) peppered by the natural (albeit artificially-hydrated) flora of Costa Rica. The folks at the Four Seasons were so nice to the girls, giving them a special care package that included a stuffed animal and a plastic bath toy. This in turn gave Paul and me about 3 minutes of peace to eat and have adult conversation. After lunch, I asked if it would ...
... shoreline, drops anchor in a cove for snorkeling, and then returns at sunset. The skies were blue and sunny, food and drink were open and free, and the water was shockingly clear for snorkeling. The kiddos did a lot of "king of the world" type expressions of joy (except the big boys, who were too cool for that)--you are probably not shocked to hear that with around 50 people on board, our kids pretty much took over the whole boat. Everyone else (including what ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Wheelchair accessibility