- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
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... we're still alive and blogging :) We got on a bus at 5 AM the next day to head to Jaco. This turned out to be quite a long day. Our bus driver dropped us off on the side of the highway next to some farm, so we had to walk about 2 miles into town with at least 40 pounds of baggage each in the hot hot sun. Our condo was not where it claimed to be on the map, and everyone was sending us in the wrong direction to find it, adding more and more walking to our ...
... This property is right up against the manglar and we could hear the woodpeckers sounding off but we could not see any of them. We did get to see a young barred hawk that was calling out and carrying on. It sounded like there were two of them in different places on the property but we were able to see only one of them. It was quite amusing to listen and watch as he would flap his wings and appear to be trying to fly ...
We were up and on the water by 6:00 a.m. and were going to go over to the manglar beyond Playa Preciosa while we had the tide in our favor. The high tide was at 7:30 so we figured this was allow us enough time to not have to push ourselves too hard!
There were not many boats moving about so it was easy moving past the pier. When we got to the Crocodile Bay walkway we were able to limbo underneath with no ...
... in line on the Panama side for over 2 hours with all of our gear, shuffling it along a couple of feet every 10 minutes or so until we finally made it to the window. Then it was over to the Costa Rican side for another 45 minute wait to enter the country. Thankfully the paperwork part of the process has gone smoothly each time, and all that has been tested is our patience with lines- good practice for the boys!
After a lovely dinner with great company, I slept very well! However, my good sleep was abruptly stopped by another 5:00 AM wake up call to make the 6:00 AM boat out of Puerto Jimenez. We made it just in time (after a sugary breakfast at the Panderia), and spent another hour and a half on the boat.
When we reached Golfito, we were talked into doing a colectivo type van (which was just like a glorified mini ...