Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Playa Flamingo
... of it to take on our journey! Finally we got to this little farm and had to climb through a barbed wire fence (don't worry mom I made it safe) and down a hill to the river. When we finally reached the river we climbed on rocks and eventually made it to the top of a small waterfall. So we sat there, eating our sugar cane and oranges that Francisco brought. It was great. We also saw cotton growing, ...
Today I say goodbye to Playa Flamingo. My first experience speaking Spanish. My first experience swimming in the Pacific....last time I just went up to my knees. My first Spanish teachers. My first encounters with Costa Rican wildlife….
It is sad, but also exciting. I met the son of the U.S representative for CPI as I left Playa Flaming. He is 22 and has been to Costa Rica 7 times and was fluent in Spanish. He gave me some great tips ...
... up several flights of stairs, not getting picked for crowd participation, mad because you were picked for crowd participation…..the list for these goes on and on and on. While I have been a victim to many of these small, small speed bumps, I am able to add another one to the list.
Yes my friends, the ATM machine ate my debit card. I got some money (luckily, enough money!) and counted it, looked back to get my card and alas. She was ...
... all of the guides and scientists are on the same radio channel, each group would eventually be able to see the same turtles. We got word that there was a turtle on the other side of the beach and had to run walk up some trails, in the dark mind you, to the other side. Once we got there. It was an all out sprint to the next tour guides red light.
While we were running, all I could think of was Ghostbusters, and I came out with, "Guys, when someone asks you to go ...
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