Travel Blogs from Dominical
Our first time away from our friends, and on our own. Spent 2 nights in Dominical, met some cool people, and continued on our way. Recommend going to Maracatu. It's a restaurant with a vegetarian theme, serving fresh seafood as well. They often have live music, and they serve a local Costa Rican craft beer on tap.
Maggie and I have been staying in Dominical on the
Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. This place is ideal for surfers, as it
attracts thousands of American surfers a year. We thought we were going
to take surfing lessons here, but when we got to the beach we learned of
the deadly riptide. Apparently before private …
Beautiful place, great vegetarian restaurant... Tortilla Flats not so great. We showed up in the middle of a wild downpoor, everything was in a puddle! But we woke up the next morning to big waves and a sunny day and a little hippie town ; )
For the last week, here in Londres, it has been Kelly and I, plus Tanja, Isabel and Chris at the farm. Tanja and Isabel are our friends from Germany who have been here for 6 months, and as of tomorrow, finally go home to Germany. We have had so much fun with them and it is sad to see them go. I have some pictures of a day that Chris, Tanja, Isabel …
So my housemate Jessica put together a trip to Playa Domical. Playa Dominical is 3 hours south of Quepos, on an awful awful road. Awful even by Costa Rican standards. The road is governed by the Quepos regonal governement, which wants to keep all visitors to Manuel Antonio, in Quepos. Hence the awful road. As it turns out that is now changing, but …
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We stayed in a private room for our first night in Dominical. The bed and bathroom were pretty clean. We are not too picky, only truthful. The room was overpriced for one, and all night people were yelling. Finally at about 3 in the morning, when we fell asleep, the trash truck showed up, and the smell of vomit (which may very well have been rotting papaya, filled the room for about an hour)...
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