DoceLunas Hotel, Restaurant & Spa
Travel Blogs from Jaco
... with waves … yes I know I’m crazy. This is where I also met the family from France, nice folks with whom I hung out with for the rest of the afternoon between surfing, wave-catching and chilling on the sand. Yes, I did surf … well “surf”, more like: “who knew getting trashed around by waves could be fun?” I was bruised, scratched but happy as a sloth on his log!
Finally, today I ...
... Canyoning is a diverse adventure experience of hiking, ziplining and rappelling down waterfalls (4 of them in fact). I made a reservation for the entire family but after hearing about the hiking that would be involved, Andrew decided to take a pass with his bum knee.
The kids and I joined a lovely (and lively!) extended family of 8 from Miami for our group adventure. We started off with a bouncy drive down dirt roads on the Ocean ...
7- There are an extraordinary number of prostitutes and eager customers in Jaco. During one of our first night forays through Jaco we stopped in at the Beatles Bar for a hamburger and fries It was only after I noticed the sign in behind DH that was advertising hourly rates for rooms in the attached hotel that we realized we were the only 'couple' in the entire place- others were either older American dudes (apparently referred to as 'grampas') or local girls ...
... for all of the citizens. Today was also the first time I had been made to feel uncomfortable in Costa Rica. One man did so by his bibulousness, and another by his self-righteousness. Still, only twice in three months.
On a happier note, we finally saw a fiery-billed aracari. The colors of this toucan are exquisite, even by the high standard of birds here--our photos don't do it justice. Our photos don't do any of the wildlife in Costa Rica ...
... a couple of toiletry articles and maybe on purpose. First she has lost her razor and I only have one so she is going to have to buy one. Second her comb, and if you know me at all you know I don't have one and she is going to be a Rastafarian if she doesn't get one soon. She still looked great for dinner. We both got the specials of the day Deb got the Red Snapper covered with a tropical sauce and shrimp, I got the "cowboy" ...
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