Rio Nuevo Lodge
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2nd time we have stayed here and as always a fantastic place to stay
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... it but I think I did get some good ones. After we toured the park, we got to go to the Manuel Antonio beach which is inside the park. It was very pretty but kind of crowded. This beach was like a little cove and the waves were huge! The ocean is warm(not cold and not hot but like the perfect temperature) and refreshing and relaxing. I got some really great pictures of the beach, but the majority are on my ...
... 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 ...
... to Quepos near Manuel Antonio. Our San Jose host Julian explained that there was a national park there which was worth checking out for the wildlife. We did not know how much each bus cost or the schedule, or exactly where the stops were. Welcome to taking the local bus in Costa Rica. The quick run down was this:(FYI 500 Colones = $1.00 US dollar) All prices are for 2 people.
- Start - 5:30 AM the bus came by Steves house to pick us up. Bus quality - ...
... casa. It's a self contained house, just one bedroom downstairs and the upper part is your living area and kitchen. Currently the rate is $600/mo or just $20/night. Anyone want to come here, please contact me and I'll tell you how to contact her.
We have Luke as a neighbour ( a 22 year old rescue horse) and a bunch of guard dogs and cats!
We went to the market in Uvita for the last time on Saturday... :-(
But - we'd taken a photo of a poster ...