Hotel El Tucan
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... Rica, and many endemic and difficult to find species occur at this location, which is why I ...
... gray sand, a sunny beachside promenade, and tons of good restaurants to boot.
We arrived at Jaco Beach around 11am, and it was immediately apparent that a beach day was not going to happen. The storm was traveling north with us, and Jaco's waves were so huge that swimming was prohibited, and a nasty wind was blowing sand all over the beach. So we strolled the promenade, noting that what passes for a promenade in Jaco would be ...
... no thanks I think I can hear my heart stopping at that one. Overall, just as unsatisfactory as in the states. Then we found the really big Mercado.... Really good deals and good food from all kinds of places. Tyler got a hammock for about $20 and I snagged some more delicious coffee and extra filters for my Tican coffee maker. Sunset was coming and even though the others wanted to check out downtown at night, Danielle and I ...
... that could
also be called home. But being able to afford amazing experiences as these make
living in this insanely cold temperature well worth it!
It's now time to prepare for the next trip which I already have a few options:
Either I go to South America to visit Bolivia and Argentina, further expanding my
list of Latin American countries visited; Or I head to a completely new culture
and culinary experience within Nepal and India, stopping in Sri Lanka for ...
... good night. Hopefully tonight the guard dogs won't find anyone to bark at in the middle of the night so we can all sleep a little better tonight :).
P.S.: So, I forgot a few details from Sunday, so I'm adding them this morning. Yesterday, we got up to go to church, and got to tour some of the "downtown" area of Alajuela. Church was really long...a priest who likes to talk...but I borrowed a Spanish/English missilette (not sure if I spelled that right) from ...