North America, Europe · 15 Days · 17 Moments · November 2017

Simon's Journi nach Costa Rica


1 December 2017

Last day:-(

30 November 2017

Last full day at the highlands in 3000 metres where coffee is made. Visited a coffee plantage (coopodota) in Santa Maria and picked coffe fruits and followed the whole process of bean extraction/drying/roasting; interesting! Stayed in a little lodge in the mountains.

29 November 2017

Beach walk at Marino ballena national park! Then rain all day...

28 November 2017

Went to the famous Manuel Antonio national park: tons of animals but so many tourist feeding the wildlife:-(. Very expensive park and super touristic.Great beaches though. If u want to fight with a monkey, go there! :-)
Went to the famous Manuel Antonio national park: tons of animals but so many tourist feeding the wildlife:-(. Very expensive park and super touristic.Great beaches though. If u want to fight with a monkey, go there! :-)

27 November 2017

Whole day at the Manuel Antonio beach and monkey party at our hotel!

26 November 2017

Carara national park; we spotted the famous ara bird (sweet couple of them) and some other animals; drive to Manuel Antoine national park: rain rain rain
Back to the jungle at tarcoles! Left montezuma in the morning and took a boat ferry from paquera to Puntarenas. Then passed over the famous crocodile bridge and ended up in Tarcoles for the night.

24 November 2017

Montezuma/Cabo blanco; nice lttle Reggae village with lovely beaches; monkeys close to the cottage; long walk to the Cabo blanco beach through the jungle with a whole monkey family very close up; interesting 4wd through rivers and a pool that blocked the street (haha). Dinner in very nice and romantic location next to the beach

22 November 2017

Entire day at the beach. Saw monkeys, fish, baby turtles; sunset with imperial beer. Got sunburnt though.

21 November 2017

Now I l know how chocolate is made! Great experience, atm at the pacific coast; beach time

20 November 2017

Yesterday went to rio Celeste, nice walk and turquoise waterfall! Then went to cacao farm where we saw 3 sloths and birds, nice food and hut

19 November 2017

Jungle experience with hanging bridges; saw monkey, perezoso, spiders, lizards, frogs, birds etc. walked quite a bit close to the volacano Arenal! Still active. Afterwards pool and hot tub!

18 November 2017

Taxi driver was a dick, driving in circles. Car rental; Thorsten and jose very helpful! Drive to Arenal volcano; staying in wonderful lodge with thermal water + pool! Nice view on the volcano from our little cottage.

17 November 2017