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... of the tallest peak in Costa Rica and the second highest in Central America. Mt. Chirripo sits has a summit of 3,819 meters, which at first didn't sound that tall but after some quick calculus, I found that's 12,530 ft. It's supposed to be an great hike, but with 10,000 ft of elevation gain, it will be a tough one. But when you live in Hawaii and vacation in costa rica, can't just have it all as beach time. After some time on the beach, head inland and up to ...
... off the board and walking back out.
No surfing pictures yet, but they will come!
Bed time for this guy though. Exhausted, bruised, chaffed, possibly a broken toe, but pumped and loving it. All three of us are hurting to some extent, but all loving it. Tomorrow should be good. On top of surfing, we have waterfall exploring to get done, as well as going to meet Cedric's 3rd cousins - some monkeys @ Manual Antonio Park.
Pura Vida all,
... Dusk is closing in fast on us, which means another delicious dinner is in our future. A small batch of quiet time before eating allows us all to ready ourselves for the following day’s adventure. After dinner we enjoy the beautiful pool. Childhood memories of having a pool in my backyard come rushing back, and we busy ourselves with various pool games until slowly, one by one, we tire out and head off to our respective cabins. Another day in the books in beautiful Costa Rica!!
... in the water.
That evening, I just chilled out at the hostel making friends with the other travelers. Everyone was very friendly. We all just hung out trading travel stories and relaxing.
I was up earlier the next morning from the natural sunlight.
I got ready for the day and went for a walk along the beach. The spent the rest of the morning catching some rays on the beach. I am enjoyed watching the surfers. There were some pretty big waves. I thought ...
... either!! By then, we didn't care about the blender, but after a series of sort of wrong turns that put us right back on that very street, we said screw it, let's go in the store. We found our blender and decided to get our asses back home, since it gets dark promptly at 6PM.
Back to the market that preceded the Panama trip... we were in the supermarket buying wine, and a man came up and asked if we spoke English. He was looking for flip flops for his ...