Montezuma Pacific Hotel
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- Free parking
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... turkey vultures circling ahead of us, rising on the thermals. They are such an impressive sight.
This morning, I was up early and sat quietly on the deck watching the world go by. I could hear the distant waves crashing on the beach, the loud whirring of a hummingbirds wings as our resident defended its territory, an agouti walked past the pool, closely followed by ...
... Many of those that head in this direction are into surfing and Santa Teresa, just a few kilometres up the coast appears to be the main place for this.
I'm not sure if it was the heat and humidity combination, but I probably dozed off for a while, although I did remember to religiously apply the sunblock. The beach in parts is quite steep and there are signs warning of rip tides. Along with most beachgoers, I couldn't resist having a dip a few times ...
... The history of Cabo Blanco is quite interesting. A couple from Sweden came to Costa Rica and settled near Montezuma. They saw that much of the Nicoya Peninsula was being cleared and they took steps to preserve the wilderness. They managed to convince the government to creat a park; Cabo Blanco. The man was continuing to do the same on the Osa Corcovado Peninsula when he was murdered because of his efforts. Eventually ...
Based on the sketchy notes I make on a daily basis until I can write it into my journal, this was a fairly low key day. We went and picked up our laundry and then came back to Luna Llena and fixed a nice potato egg dish with a fruit salad along side it.
Spent some time working on our travel stories and then it was time to think about something to eat. In the evening it gets progressively ...
... off at 7am for the 90 minute bumpy ride across to the eastern side to the peninsula to catch the 9am ferry back to Puntarenas. We were so close, one final turn in the road to reach the ferry terminal and the road was blocked. A lorry and a car had crashed into each other and were refusing to move. We couldn't get past. So we missed the ferry. Frustrating. The next ferry - 1pm. A 4 hour wait!! So we made the most of it, we sat in (basically someone's front garden!) ...