A week in Panama

Did we like Panama? Or didn’t we? Hard to say. Panama will leave us with a bitter sweet memory. We were definitely happy to leave Costa Rica, which had been great to us, and discover something new. After a day spent in several and surprisingly confortable buses, we spent our first night in Las Lajas, a … Continue reading A week in Panama

Marlene & David, fresh milk from the Costa Rican mountains

Meeting on the Irazu volcano’s hills Most of the great moments of our trip are the ones we didn’t plan, the little accidents that actually turned into key moments that we won’t forget. Our meeting with Marlene and David was one of those little accidents. After driving to the top of the Irazu volcano, 3432m high (yes … Continue reading Marlene & David, fresh milk from the Costa Rican mountains

48 hours trip to the northern national parks

Rincón de la Vieja national park, Costa Rica – A 10 km trek, one crowded but pretty-like-in-the-movies waterfall, cute but obviously antisocial white-throated monkeys, huge dramatic trees, burning sun, some shade & very little drinkable water. Great shape! Santa Rosa national park & Playa Naranjo, Costa Rica – 24 kms with the 4×4, very bumpy tracks, tones of iguanas (we’re getting … Continue reading 48 hours trip to the northern national parks