¨Necissitas una taxi!¨As soon as I got off the plane, I was bombarded from all sides. ¨No, no gracias,¨I muttered. According to the workaway email, there is a bus somewhere. Tired, and overwhelmed, I walk to the closest bus terminal and hop on. The bus driver speaks rapidly in Spanish. I realize I have no … Continue reading The First Day in San Jose: The Day Everything Went Wrong
So before leaving for the United States to work, I wanted to see the Cloud Forest. What is the cloud forest, exactly? It's a beautiful forest located high above sea level in the mountains. Monteverde (literally meaning 'Green Mountain,' in Spanish) is different from the many lowlands of Costa Rica in that it's elevation is … Continue reading 48 Hours in Monteverde
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