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Nov 30, 2006 - Costa Rica - Change of Seasons

November brought an amazing change of seasons to the Guanacaste coast. Almost overnight the storms and rains stopped and clear blue skies and sunshine were seen from morning till night. The strong Papagayo trade winds paid frequent visits, blowing through the beach house like a Tasmanian devil, knocking dust, bug nests and whatnots out of every nook and cranny. The roads became dry and mostly passable and were slowly being repaired, although "after" was only slightly better than "before"! It was amazing to see how quickly the moisture in...

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Jul 26, 2005 - Now this is vacation!!

Im in heaven! I made my way to Playa Tamarindo in Costa Rica, and here i am staying! Its so nice! I mean, yeah, it is touristy like everyone said, but i think its just what i needed...some comforts of home! I got here yesterday morning and checked into a hostel...for the first time on this trip im sharing a dorm room, but the hostel is so clean and big and nice that i dont mind, and its $10 a night. Wandered around a bit yesterday to get my bearings...beaches are beautiful, town has lots of travel agencies for setting up trips and to buy...

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