Playa Negra Guesthouse
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... iguanas, several pairs of toucans that kept flying back and forth affording us a delightful show! Other colorful birds too, I just don't know their name. So no tacky music, just the sound of the ocean from across the river, the occasional boat motoring down the river, the calls of the birds, and the palm trees blowing in the breeze. HEAVEN! No bar, no salsa lessons, no pool volleyball, just peace and quiet and nature. Perfect for me. Back at the room we showered and I stepped out ...
... like we should keep our distance!
We started this bus ride in the major metropolitan area of San Jose – lots of traffic on a 4-lane highway. By the end, we were crossing over one lane bridges, and on a dirt road with banana plantations on both sides of the road, that dead-ended at a canal. There, we got off our bus, picked up our luggage, and walked down a muddy pathway to get onto a boat – one boat for our luggage, and one boat for us, and ...
... was just astonishing. Unfortunately no photos were allowed but just having the vision was all I needed. In other news, I saw a coati walk right up to us which was unbelievable. They are meant to be elusive... Still haven't seen a boa, one was brought to base while I was away which was a shame but there Is still time. That is all for now, speak ...
... talk the French!).
After seeing the town drunk passed out on side road and a dog kill a chicken, we choose to cut the visit to town short. Back at the lodge there's dinner (R to the B to the C, y'all!) then we head to the bar where a septuagenerian calypso duo of conga and banjo are getting it going. There is drinking and maraca shaking and Julie even dances. We leave earlier than everyone else because we have to be up early... and the music is ...