Travel Blogs from Ballena
... her lesson on the beach with him drawing a surf board in the sand and then practiced the moves on the sand.
Next they headed out to the water. He showed her what to do and then She tried to repeat it over again. Ellie had a little trouble turning left and right but she managed. Her lesson was only ...
... it. The food there is very fresh and it cooked to perfection. The atmosphere is layed back. They do have live band and karokee night on Friday night.
... including the spectacular blue morpho, frogs, and other jungle wildlife.
Hike to nearby waterfalls, streams and cascades in the gated reserve.
as you sit in an adirondack chair on the covered deck while enjoying
phenomenal views of the ocean, islands, and rainforest in a lush and
Minutes to beautiful tropical beaches where
the jungle meets the shore, and the ...
... and the best body surfing conditions I have ever come across! Constant double breakers giving the wave twice the power, on which I manage to body surf about 50 metres at a time...all the way to the shore. It is AWESOME!
Then drama hits the holiday. At Marino ballena national park for the day....Stephen and Caroline return from snorkelling and tell us how great it was. They take over guard and children duty and we are off. As we approach the snorkel point we see granny ...
... in the states, he married a Tico girl and settled here in CR.
We wandered down the highway tonight to the Roadhouse, owned by some people from Arkansas. We've been there about 3 times now... lots of good music, good food and great people. It's kind of the Canadian/American hangout in this area we think. One of the staff, Alice, is from Cape Cod, but is neighbours with a former SK lawyer named Bob Hurley.... anyone know him?? The name seems familiar, but we're ...