costa rica was awesome. my first impression was... wow, this place is gorgeous. flowers everywhere. waterfalls coming out of mountains everywhere. the people were so nice. we rented a car and drove around most of the central country and the central pacific coast.
i couldn't stay in bed if the sun was up (and it came up early!) we mostly stayed at bed & breakfasts and took morning walks to wake our bodies up. we spent a lot of time hiking and a lot of time driving (and kind of fell in love with our rental car, jimney).
first walk of the trip - 5:30 am in san antonio, costa rica.
a hospital that belongs in a wes anderson film.
the BEST sunscreen. seriously... totally obsessed with this sunscreen. olive oil & coco butter. feels great on the skinny.
pretty plants outside our hotel
we were driving in the mountains, through a town called zarcero and saw these faces carved into bushes. how cool is that?
more zarcero. smelled like christmas trees.
flowers in zarcero
hydrangeas in zarcero... i was pretty surprised to see so many hydrangeas all over central costa rica. no complaints - love a good hydrangea.
breakfast in punta areanas.
jon & i on another morning walk
stopped to check out this pretty lake
jon, chasing waterfalls.
me & the waterfalls. my boots were lifesavers! dry feet are happy feet.
happy to find a brewery! volcano brewing. this place is amazing. all you can eat, drink, tennis, swim & sleep. we just stopped by for a taste but would love to stay next time around.
more to come!