Vista Guapa Surf Camp
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Vista Guapa Surf Camp Jaco
Travel Blogs from Jaco
... to eat and then watch tv for a bit and the next thing I fail asleep. So Ellie went to relaxed under the Cabana and was working on her Travelpod. Later I woke up and went to join her.
Later off to bed we go. We have a big day tomorrow another 5 hours drive to the next place in the Costa Ballena on the Pacific side of the Ocean.
... SUV (think old style extended Land Rover). With an overflow of people, many chose to ride on the sides of the vehicle, their feet on the footrails, holding onto the luggage rails. Of course Drew was one such volunteer. [He would've called the day a success if it had ended there!]
Our rappelling lessons on land followed and our helmets & gear fitted. Then off we trekked up the mountain (sorry, Jill!), single file through the ...
... him to ensure the family ate that week. Not that it always worked so smoothly. Even when Diego complied to all standards, fair trade frequently 'forgot' to pay them on time or even in the same month. And the real rub? For the same output of 40kg, with three times the labour and precision and inspectors checking and certification hoops to jump through, Diego got 15 dollars. Twenty less than when he keeps it real simple - and local. Reliving this dilemma with fire in his ...
The day was perfect. The sea and sky were deep blue and the waves caressed the sand like muffled thunder. The temperature was in the low 90s, and the UV index, as usual, was ‘extreme’. By 4:30, fried and thirsty, we were ready to head to Barba Roja for more beer and the magical sunset that had become my habit since my first visit over 10 years prior. The sunset did not disappoint. The spectacular combination of ...
... head back to the house and prepare for our first sunset watch of 2012.
That first sunset would not disappoint. Sunsets are like snowflakes; no two are exactly the same. This one was born of a cloudless light blue sky, and evolved into a ball of orange fire as it gently settled below the ocean horizon. We all just stood there for a few minutes, as if to let it all sink in. For me, the sunsets bring a moment of review of the day completed, ...