Villas del Mar
Travel Blogs from Jaco
... what he's been up to. What I've been up to. I had told him that I was happy that I took this trip and told him how it was everything I needed to get away from my comfort zone. It was good to talk to him and hear him say he misses me. That today would have been better had I been there. I do miss him, and Lola. I miss Lola more than anything. That little charmer is filling my heart when I see her!
Off to sleep I go for tomorrow's adventure....
... the bus station with 8 minutes to spare for my trip to JACO.
The trip was short, about 1.5 hours.
Made it to Jaco and forgot the name of the my hostel, so I went into an Argentinian restaurant, had a beer and used the Internet. Decided to rest a bit, made some calls, and I had a delicious "Parilla para uno" (Meat Argentinean style - $3,600 C), which considering the prices in CR, It did not seem that expensive... and it was delicious! :)
... 8230;”No blah-blah espanol”
Bejuco = bay-who-koh
Jaco = hock-oh
Quepos = kay-pose
Esterillos Oeste = estereeohs oh-ay-stay
Que Comemos = kay coh-may-mose
Thursday would be the last full day of rest and relaxation for us. Rick, the next door neighbor, came over to warn us of some winter storm that was wreaking havoc on air travel to and from the Midwest, and suggested that we contact ...
... very helpful and got his mate to scope out whether there were tickets as it was high season and it books out in advance. We had left for the station and returned to get our passports when we got bad news, there were no bus tickets until the 6th of January, which was too late to catch our flight! Dave went into panic mode while I was super calm but luckily we got to change our flights to the 11 January at no extra cost (good old Copa Airlines). Phew! Straightaway ...
... of sleep (having left at 3am from Lakeland), we all were nonetheless blessed by the passion and beauty of their lives and service to the Lord. Gravity however soon began to play with our eyelids and we went to our rooms before 9. We're all pumped about what God has in store for us. Going to church this morning. We'll upload pix later and give you more Perspectives from Costa ...
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