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... ground behind a ledge) and offered to help carry the bags, for a tip of course, but we were very grateful!
So onwards to the Panamanian counter. Again we had to go one at a time There are a couple of requirements to fulfil before they will let you through. You have to be in possession of $500 US cash per person and, the craziest rule ever, you have to have a return flight ticket from Panama to your country of residence. No exceptions! So our flight booked ...
This national park is the third largest marine park in the world after the Great Barrier Reef and the Galapagos. After we eventually go to Australia, I will have been in all three. I need to go back to the Galapagos with my Sweetie. There has been no development because it was a prison for many years. The prison was moved to make way for the park. The only structures are the ranger station and a ...
... into the secondary forest and saw white faced capucchin monkeys! They were so fluffy and cute! From there we went on a 8 km hike passing through the Sirena station and looping around to the beach again. With lunch the whole tour took about 5 hours.
The hike was not strenuous at all since we spent a lot of time wildlife watching, listening to Breyner's descriptions or waiting around for him. It was incredible ...
... than a bit of 4x4 driving down the coast to check out some "beautiful beaches". However, being Australians, we considered these beaches to be very ordinary; pebbly beaches with some really gritty sand, packed with broken shells. Really good for exfoliation of the feet though! And we did see some interesting wildlife, both during the drive to the beaches and when walking around. I saw Tarantulas (Stef forbids me taking pics of them because of her ...
... and insects to eat, 3 types of monkeys, and four Bairds Tapir's which look like a cross between a hippo and an elephant, one just walked past us on the beach when we had lunch! he also found a Boa Constrictor on a branch which we got quite close to and got some shots of, it was great to see these things where they live. The new camera i bought is so poor im using the camera on my phone instead which is better quality. you get what you pay for and i shouldnt have been so ...