Posted in April 2013

Check, check, check. :)

Costa Rica Trip… (Click above link for more details)  Arenal. Check. ATV Adventure. Check. Rainforest. Check. Rafting the Balsa River. Check. Mangrove tour. Check. Monkeys, monkeys and more monkeys. Check. Family surfing lessons. Check!

Dominical Beach

…a surfer’s paradise   easy day today.  Getting back to “normal” for a few days.  Homeschooled and had a visit from Jorge.  After lunch, we explored south of Quepos and drive to Dominical Beach. Very cool, funky little beach “town”.  May head back this week or next for surf lessons.  Great wide beach with good … Continue reading

Another great day at the beach

We are sorry to say “goodbye” to Dany, Goose and Lizzie.  We’ve had a terrific time together and spent our last day at Manuel Antonio National Park and at Byblos (aka, “Monkey City”)!  

ATV and Rainmaker Adventure

  ATV Adventure  — Friday, April 5 with FourTrax Adventures! The service picked us up at 7:15.  We drove to the pick-up location and headed toward Rainmaker Conservation Center.  We drove through miles of palm plantations, through rivers and woods, it was a terrific ride.  Getting to Rainmaker again was an unexpected bonus because we had … Continue reading

Successful trip to Arenal

Flew to Arenal on a tiny prop plane on Tuesday, hiked the volcano in the afternoon, went on a white water raft trip yesterday and came back to Manuel Antonio today. A very full – and fun – few days.

Not your typical Easter Sunday

A visit from the Costa Rican Easter Bunny – 20,000 collones, admission to the RainForest Preserve – $45 USD, hiking in the rainforest and playing in waterfalls on Easter Sunday – Priceless! 🙂