Cristal Azul

1KM Norte Entrada de Residencias San Miguel, Playa San Miguel, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 1KM Norte Entrada de Residencias San Miguel, Playa San Miguel.
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    Travel Blogs from Playa San Miguel

    Rock pool hot tub

    A travel blog entry by amzellen on Oct 03, 2014

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    ... other volunteers, decided to go without them. We walked all the way up the north beach and as it was really low tide we walked all the way around the rocks instead of climbing them this time. Just before we got to the rocks, Ben noticed something in the shallows. We got closer and saw it was a pufferfish! I've never seen one in real life so was expecting bloat (finding nemo reference I think) but it wasn't ...

    My first injury

    A travel blog entry by amzellen on Oct 01, 2014

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    ... who I had met before but in total by the end we had around 10/12 kids playing. We were on the beach playing what could be called a version of rounders with a foam bat and ball that vicki and Katie had bought the week before, but the kids kind of just ran everywhere. Skipping ropes, frisbees and balls were amongst other toys. By this time the sun was setting and I can honestly that hour or so has been the highlight of my trip so ...

    Beach clean up

    A travel blog entry by amzellen on Sep 30, 2014

    ... to release and as it was light it was a good chance for photos. However because it was the first release the students had had in the day time there excitement was so funny to watch. I did have to remind them to stay back a few times but it was refreshing to see their excitement. For the evening patrols sam hadn't scheduled me in but I was awake enough so I went out with a group, Alfredo (one of the locals who helps ...

    Little bits and bobs

    A travel blog entry by amzellen on Sep 25, 2014

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    ... was just so cool. I'm gonna be a pro by the time I get home :) During the excavations now, Sam has taught me how to differentiate between the stages of development of the hatchlings so when we have the full eggs that haven't hatched I am one able to open them up and see what's inside. Also Kim, the new assistant, is learning this too so hopefully by the time this big group of students come next week there is enough of us to open the ...

    Turtles mating?!

    A travel blog entry by amzellen on Sep 18, 2014

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... catching of them, just completely natural. He picked us up from our house in a little golf buggie type thing and me and Helen sat in the pick up truck bit at the back which was sooo cool as we drove for about 20 mins through the villages. He introduced us to lot of the species when we got there and then we set off. It was a very hot day today rather than humid so we headed for what he called the river walk. In was kinda like the waterfall walk we did the other day, in the midst ...