Rio Nuevo Lodge
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Catch the 10am ferry to Puerto Jimenez cost $4 each. Took approx 30 mins. The boat was very full of people going over for the day. We were the only backpackers.
We find the booking office to book a stay at the Rio Nuevo Lodge www.rionuevolodge.com
They can only arrange transport at 3pm so we have lunch (mexican) and book a room for our …
... wave coming up from the sea. It stumbled a bit and then started that high gaited sideways walk that horses seem to do when they are not under full control of the rider. It was coming our way too, so we made a hasty retreat while the rider settled it down and they went on their way.
We made it through the barrage of vendors at the end of the beach without buying anything. We settled for an ice cream from the shop by the ...
After originally not planning to spend much time in Costa Rica, we decided to join our new French friends who we we met on the yacht and see a bit more of Costa Rica.
First on the list was the border crossing from Panama to Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo, which involved a closed bridge due to a strike and walking across the bridge between borders ...
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... beaches and hiking trails. In 2011, Manuel Antonio was listed by Forbes among the world's 12 most beautiful national parks.
Features of the park
This park has one of the most impressive landscapes of the world and has several coves with many white sand beaches and lush foliage amidst great mountains and forests that reach ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRio Nuevo Lodge Osa
2nd time we have stayed here and as always a fantastic place to stay
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