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  • Day 10 & Costa Rica Trip RecapMy journey to Costa Rica with my high school group under the No Barriers' Youth Company was one that I will remember for a lifetime - I can undoubtedly say that it was the BEST traveling I have ever done Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 26, 2015
  • Day 9: Last Full Day in Costa Rica-- This is the report about my ninth and second-to-the-last-day on my recent trip to Costa Rica (also our last complete day within the country), which was Wednesday, July 22. I will also make a post combining my Costa Rica trip Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 26, 2015
  • Day 8: Corozalito-- This is the report about my eighth day on my recent trip to Costa Rica, which was Tuesday, July 21. I will also make posts about days 9 and 10 later today (July 26). Then, on Monday, July 27, I Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 26, 2015
  • Day 7: From Ziplining to Stargazing-- This is the report about my seventh day on my recent trip to Costa Rica, which was Monday, July 20. I will post about days 8-10 tomorrow (July 26). Then, on Monday, July 27 I will leave for my annual Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 25, 2015
  • Day 6: The Quest For the Quetzal, Part 3-- This is the report about my sixth day on my recent trip to Costa Rica, which was Sunday, July 19. I will post a report about day 7 later today (July 25) and post about days 8-10 tomorrow (July 26). Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 25, 2015
  • Day 5: Journey to the Land of Quetzals-- This is the report about my fifth day on my recent trip to Costa Rica, which was Saturday, July 18. I will post reports about days 6-7 later today (July 25) and post about days 8-10 tomorrow (July 26). Then, Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 25, 2015
  • Day 4: Piña Coladas, Passion Fruit Ice Cream, and Pura Vida!-- This is the report about my fourth day on my recent trip to Costa Rica, which was Friday, July 17. I will post reports about days 5-7 tomorrow (July 25) and post about days 8-10 on Sunday (July 26). Then, Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 24, 2015
  • Day 3: La Selva Biological StationThis is the report about my third day on the recent Costa Rica trip I took, which was Thursday, July 16. I will post a report about day 4 later tonight (July 24), post about days 5-7 tomorrow (July 25), Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 24, 2015
  • Day 2: La CarpioThis is the report on my second day on the Costa Rica trip, which was Wednesday, July 15. Again, italics will indicate copied journal entries from the journal in which I wrote during the trip. Enjoy! I awoke in the 5 Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Jul 24, 2015
  • Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio is beautiful, very small overall and a bit touristy. The main town that is next to Manuel Antonio is called Quepos, which is still pretty tiny in itself. The main attraction is Manuel Antonio National Park. Posted by rae.lloydlever in The World is Calling and I Must Go | Jul 2, 2015
  • La FortunaI decided to head to La Fortuna, which is about 3 hours by bus from Alajuela (the San Jose airport). Costa Rican time is definitely different from the states. My bus was scheduled to arrive at 9:10am and Posted by rae.lloydlever in The World is Calling and I Must Go | Jun 30, 2015
  • Livin La Pura Vida!Visiting Costa Rica is like going to your favorite restaurant. You know you are going to leave happy! The relaxed and environmentally conscience lifestyle is one the Costan Rican (or Ticos as they are called) people have pride themselves on Posted by HappyWanderer in Travel is Good For the Soul | May 15, 2015
  • Leaving Monteverde and fabulous fun in La FortunaSaturday We're leaving Monteverde already today - boo! I'm awake at the crack of dawn again and up and ready for our 8am set off to La Fortuna. The minibus picks us up and we're on our way. The trip takes Posted by cazbatt in Caz's adventures | May 13, 2015
  • A fabulous fun filled day in Monte VerdeI think my body clock is well and truly stuffed up, I'm wide awake at 5am again. Probably doesn't help that the wooden chalet style hotel creaks like a creaky thing and the bathroom door had been left open Posted by cazbatt in Caz's adventures | May 10, 2015
  • Getting to Costa Rica and the Night hike -beware of spiders!The alarm was set for 5am this morning for our early start but I was awake at 4.45 anyway - it had been quite windy through the night and mangoes galore were dropping on the tin roof - it sounds Posted by cazbatt in Caz's adventures | May 9, 2015
  • These Turtles are Like Ninjas!The beach at Playa Grande, which lies within the Marino Las Baulas National Park, provided an awesome opportunity for our family to hone their surfing, boogie-boarding and castle-building skills (or lack of skills!) during the day. But shortly after sundo Posted by Salsa Sojourns in Salsa Sojourns | Mar 19, 2015
  • Pura VidaIn Playa Grande we went to the beach twice every day. We would go for a fun swim in the morning, and to refreshingly cool off again and watch the sunset after a boiling hot afternoon. We were living the Posted by Salsa Sojourns in Salsa Sojourns | Mar 15, 2015
  • Puntarenes, Costa RicaA subdued sunrise was blocked by the mountains of Costa Rica but there was a promise of a clear day. We had a booked Shore Excursion with a rendezvous in the Wheelhouse Bar at 08:30. We had a Posted by greynomadm in 2015-01 Ruby Princess | Mar 13, 2015
  • 🗻💚 (Monteverde)We left Il Castillo by river boat at 5 am. It took about three hours and one more boat but we finally arrived at the Costa Rican border and got in line and waited. And waited. Then we took two Posted by Salsa Sojourns in Salsa Sojourns | Mar 10, 2015
  • Heading HomeMarch 1, 2015 Our trip can be divided into three parts; on our own in San Jose, with the group tour and finally in Coco-Peninsula de Nicoya and each was very different. Being on our own in a large metro Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Mar 1, 2015
  • Last day in CocoFebruary 28, 2015 We slept in a bit this morning after our exhausting day yesterday altho by the time we got up at 7:30am it was already getting hot. Our trip is almost over. This will be our last full Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Feb 28, 2015
  • NicaraguaFebruary 27, 2015 Coco is a beautiful place at 5 a.m. Quiet, lots of stars. The temperature could be described as ‘soft’ . While standing by the front gate in the dark, we were hoping to be picked Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Feb 28, 2015
  • Decision making dayFebruary 26, 2015 Decision making day. To go to the gym or not. To go to Nicaragua tomorrow or not. To use US dollars, Costa Rican Colons or Visa. To go to the pool or the beach. Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Feb 26, 2015
  • Rincón de la Vieja February 25, 2015 Up with the mourning doves for a trip to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park. Rincón de la Vieja is an active volcano about 45 km from Playas del Coco. Its name means "The Old Woman's Corner", Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Feb 25, 2015
  • Do Very Little Day.......February 24, 2015 Shocked the system today. Went to the gym. This turned out to be our “Do Very Little Day”. We walked over to the health club just outside the Gate House of our compound where we could Posted by Colenso in On the Road Again | Feb 24, 2015
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