Dominical to San Jose

It’s our last day in Costa Rica. Our flight doesn’t leave until 11:20 pm so we slept in and had a slow start to the day. During breakfast at our Airbnb we met our new neighbour, a guy from Switzerland who has been in Costa Rica since November learning Spanish. After breakfast we drove into … Continue reading Dominical to San Jose

Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio and Playa Ventanas

We had an alarm set to wake up this morning so we could get an earlyish start on the drive to Manuel Antonio National Park. We had breakfast at our Airbnb (fruit, yogurt, and granola) and then began the hour-long journey to the park. Just outside the park entrance, we were waved into a parking … Continue reading Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio and Playa Ventanas

Jaco to Dominical

The temperature was about 30 degrees Celsius at 8 am in Jaco! As soon as we stepped out of our delightfully air conditioned room we felt it. We enjoyed the complimentary breakfast at our hotel (beans, rice, eggs and fruit) and then set our course for the Liquid Magic Surf Resort (exact location between Dominical … Continue reading Jaco to Dominical

Tenorio Volcano National Park – Rio Celeste

Today was our third, and last possible, chance to make the one excursion we had booked through Airbnb prior to leaving: a hike in Rio Celeste, Tenorio Volcano. We initially rescheduled from the 30th to the 31st, in hopes that my travel buddy would be well by then, and yesterday (the 31st) we went to … Continue reading Tenorio Volcano National Park – Rio Celeste