Travel Blogs from Drake Bay
I (Mike) have arrived in Costa Rica. I was pleased to see a smiling face greet me at the airport. Unfortunately after travelling for nearly 24hrs our room for the night in San Jose was on the intersection of 2 of the noisiest roads ever. Added to this the paper thin walls and arguement next door it wasn't the most restful night. We were glad at the …
... etc we did not expect a Miami Vice style whizz into the Ocean. needless to say we spotted nothing but hung on for dear life.S thrilled, P disappointed no crocs. Wet landing at Pirates Cove Cabins/Hotel which we had read about. Basically boatman reverses boat onto beach as near as he can and you jump of the back into the swell with strollers and scramble ashore. Not very Oberoi. We were greeted on the beach ...
... was like a puzzle figuring out which roots to climb to next. Danny told us to climb to the other side, which I again thought was a joke until I saw the boat pull away. The boat picked us up on the other side of the Mangroves. Absolute coolest new experience so far this year.
As we were crossing from the river to the ocean Rocio tells us she had a nightmare that we were on ...
... an uns selbst.
Zurueck in Puerto Jimenez sprinteten wir, verschwitzt und schmutzig wie wir waren, ins Internetkaffe und riefen unsere Familien an. Denn was ist schon Weihnachten, ohne die vertrauten Leute zu Hause!
An dieser Stelle nochmals ein herzliches Dankeschoen fuer all die Glueckwuensche, welche mich an diesem Tag ueber Telephon und via Internet in Form von Mails und sogar Video-Happy-Birthday-Songs erreichten. Ich habe mich wahnsinnig ...
... tree. The students that this was awesome.
After our group all got down we then had another activity planned for us since the next group with Clay was going up on the platforms. We were builiding a shelter for for a bench so that it would keep people out of the rain while the waited for the zip lines. The best part about this activity was we had to use all natural materials and this turned into a project ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting