Travel Day – Manuel Antonio to La Fortuna

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After an awesome week, I was very psyched to get away from mas touristas near the ocean and hang out just with my family. My gps was loaded with a Costa Rica basemap and the roads were well-marked and well-paved. 1-lane roads, old trucks and a barfing 5yo were much larger contributors to our lethargic 35mph average.

About an hour into the drive we stopped at the Tarcoles River, famous for its crocodiles.

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a ranch upstream and another downstream seemed like good lunch spots
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a few hours later we stopped at a small cloud garden.

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When we finally got to the hotel  we were all a little batty from the drive. A couple hours in the pool and watching the Eagles in the playoffs ended the day well.  ¡Vaya águilas!

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Comments

  1. Mom & DaD
    January 24th, 2014 | 8:28 pm

    These pictures are awesome!!!

  2. Granny
    January 25th, 2014 | 11:40 am

    Love the hummingbird pics! Looks lovely, if a little cloudy. The lunch spot looked like lunch for the crocs.

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