Esquinas Rainforest Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... minute break on the beach where our guide tried hopelessly to teach us how to crack open a coconut on a rock. Finally, he just did it for us like a pro and then cut it up for us to snack on. Our survival skills may need some work, but that's why you don't go into the jungle without a guide guys! Right, Dad? We finished the hike back, a lot of it along the beach where Marissa got knocked over by a wave trying to score a cool seashell. Got it though! It was a ...
... trek through the place that National Geographic describes as "the most biologically intense place on earth". **** yes. We're talking pumas, jaguars, tapirs, monkeys, toucans, macaws, crocs, a range of small and unusual mammals, snakes, frogs, lizards, birds..... You get the idea. The only problem was that we were about three weeks too late to be able to do it properly. At the beginning of February Costa Rica brought in a new law that no one can enter ...
... better.We met the couple from Canada (originally from Guyana and Sri Lanka), we'd met at the party , it was both their birthday's ,so we invited them for tea on board Windstrutter. Iris and Ainsley came with a huge iced cake and i had to row them, without runing it, from the dock. We hada lovely aftternoon and wathced the sunset with a rum punch I made us. It's quite rare we do that believe it or not.
... and sitting on a palm tree looking out to the ocean it could be sh*t with sugar on and we'd be happy. Further on we cross a small stream and our guide spots a snake maybe 2ft long about to strike a lizard, how on earth he saw a camouflaged snake while crossing a river is amazing. We watch as it strikes out but the lizard scarpered aceoss the rocks with the snake quickly behind but it gets away.Then theres a ...
... to connect to wifi, but no one could get online. It was very disappointing - but the cook was more than generous and let me use "his" computer to e-mail home (although I had to conquer the messages that came up on the screen in Spanish!! Thank goodness I had my little book!!!).
Cocktails were at 6:30 p.m. in the lounge where we got the briefing for our tours tomorrow. We headed to dinner and then everyone did their own thing. I went to bed! ...