Valle Escondido Lodge
Travel Blogs from San Ramon
the good news - i found roy (the artist) and he's coming tomorrow to the house to talk about painting a picture for me. yahoo...although i did not ask him how much it runs...so by tomorrow, this may be moved to the bad news column.
the bad news - the twirly toe-nailed dog is going to pass away while I am here. he has been very bad the past 3 days and he's been sleeping in the kitchen. reminds me of when chrissy ...
... pieces as the transformation of love, passion, faith and family - que bueno! also, in the pics posted, are some pieces made of stone, in the gardens of the church. This culture center is having a concert series every saturday night in june...bought my first concert ticket in costa rica!
on the way home this morning from the hospital, i took the back streets. and what i found was awesome. artwork all over the farmer's market walls, down ...
... town after we left Las Musas. oh god...3 months to go...
i went to "la oracion" on friday night at Nena's catholic church. and although i'm not catholic...i'm pretty sure this was much more "southern baptist revival" style service. there was a guitar player and four female singers at the front. all very nice...until they started the praying! holy maria...every tomas, pedro y pablo from the crowd wanted to get on ...
... Resplendent Quetzal*
Collared Aracari (Pronounced AraSari)*
White-Throated Magpie ...
... stuff potato), which was mashed cassava folded around a black bean paste and cheese, covered in bread crumbs and then fried. So delicious, especially with the mango sauce he served it with!
We woke up the next day to hear a very noisy parrot making sure that everyone was awake. We later found out that this was the resident Scarlet Macaw who actually had a little feeding stand right outside of our room. He was being fed breakfast by the hostel owner Nico. After ...