Category Archives: Costa Rica

La Cruz – Time for another border crossing

We stayed in the cute little town of La Cruz, not far from the Nicaraguan border, so we could make an early start the next. As it happened we didn’t as we ended up having drinks til late with some … Continue reading

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Sámara – The Nicoya Peninsula

It was meant to be one of the nicest beaches on the peninsula but when we turned up we only just had time to set up the tent before it got dark, and then started to rain. We sat in … Continue reading

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Pacific Coast – A drive to remember

Driving through Costa Rica was such a pleasure; the scenery was breathtaking and the roads not at all as bad as we had expected. As we left Uvita we had only a vague plan of where we were heading and … Continue reading

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Uvita – Endless beaches

We followed the winding Pan-American highway through forests of palm trees surrounded by green mountains until we reached the coastal town of Uvita. We were very excited to try out our new bigger tent and found a lovely campsite a … Continue reading

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Rio Claro – Ongoing border problems

We were elated and relieved to have been given the go ahead to leave Panama, so imagine the looks on our faces when Wout turned the key in the ignition and there was nothing. No power, and definitely no engine. … Continue reading

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