Avoiding Crocodiles

Day eleven in Costa Rica, we had breakfast and decided to walk along the beach in Tambor. It had rained the night before, so the water was muddy. We walked back to the creek we had passed before. It was wider due to the rain, but looked a lot less intimidating in the daylight. WeContinue reading “Avoiding Crocodiles”


Traveling and the Elderly

Day ten in Costa Rica, Mick and I caught the bus to spend some time with the newlyweds and their family. We accidentally overshot our bus stop while Mick was enjoying a good book. We were about to walk back, but a friendly Tico picked us up and allowed us to hitch hike. He droppedContinue reading “Traveling and the Elderly”

John and Roxie’s Wedding

Day six came with the arrival of the event that brought us to Costa Rica: John and Roxie’s wedding. We drove to the venue, Tambor Tropical. We were early enough to watch some of the set up. Despite some rain clouds rolling in, the ceremony turned out wonderful. Immediately after the ceremony, it began toContinue reading “John and Roxie’s Wedding”

Party Time in Costa Rica

Just when I was thinking we would experience no conflict during our Costa Rica trip, day four came. The bachelorette party was scheduled to happen at noon at a local spa, but once all the girls arrived at the spa and ordered 20 pedicures, the staff told us we would have to wait four hours,Continue reading “Party Time in Costa Rica”