Paradise Costa Rica
Travel Blogs from Dominical
... expensive equipment into the water makes shooting photos a risk, but one worth taking. The group is enjoying the boats more than the tour itself and the opportunity for some cool shots are plentiful.
After a couple hours on the water we are back to the landing and greeted with a mini-buffet of fresh fruits and pipa fria (young coconuts opened for the juice). After a good workout, the feast is welcomed by an eager bunch. The fruit is so ...
... on so they got stuck at my ankles - the boys on the other hand had them crawling higher up their legs. You become paranoid quite quickly I can tell you - so there was a lot of leg slapping going on. We're lucky they weren't soldier ant soldiers, the indigenous people here and in other parts of central and south America use them to bind up wounds as their bit is so ferocious. This is beginning to sound like ...
... pool that overlooks the valley and off to the ocean. On the other side are higher mountains yet! We just had a drink and enjoyed the view, and asked if we could pay to come here for an afternoon, as non-hotel guests. It sounds like there is no charge to come here, and Millie, our landlady, told us much the same thing today. There are lots of resorts that welcome the public on a day basis.
It's approaching sunset just now; just a bit after 5PM. By 5:45 the sun ...
Breakfast on our balcony watching the sunrise. Then off to the beach to swim. S tested her snorkelling outfit bought in Aus 2006. Designed to stop skin cancer but used by her to keep the unseen hidden things that lurk in the sea from touching her. We swam for about an hour then hired a couple of sun loungers and a brolly and sat and read and watched the world go by. S off to the local shops to ...
i've ever seen to date. I'm going to try to attach a picture, and maybe my
mom will understand how to attach it to this entry. It literally took our
breath away. Thankfully I have a TON of pictures. My Lumix f1.7 20mm
pancake lens is the best investment I've ever made. Ever. Aside from this
Aside from Owen clearly overcharging us for his services, we went out with a
bam, and I fell in love with the country. We boarded the ship on time, and