San Jose Area

Arriving in San José, we stayed a night at the Hotel Don Carlos. We explored a bit of San José at night. The "snow" is confetti, for Festival de la Luz. For breakfast, Geoff got his first taste of what was to be his favorite Costa Rican condiment, Lizano Salsa.

Hotel Don Carlos - Geoff Ken Laura Liz Dottie (photo by Dottie) (Dec 24, 2005)San José at Night - White Confetti (Dec 24, 2005 9:12 PM)San José - Hotel Don Carlos - Breakfast - Lizano Salsa - Ken Geoff Liz Laura (photo by Dottie) (Dec 25, 2005)

Poas Volcano

(Photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)Poas Volcano (photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)Poas Volcano - Laura Geoff Esteban (photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)Poas Volcano - Telescope - Dottie Liz (Dec 25, 2005 11:10 AM)

Along the Road

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La Paz Waterfall Gardens

La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Sinks (Dec 25, 2005 12:33 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Salsa Lizano (Dec 25, 2005 12:40 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Lunch Food (Dec 25, 2005 12:42 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Bananas to Feed Birds (Dec 25, 2005 1:04 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Butterflies (Dec 25, 2005 1:11 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Sombrillas de Pobre - Liz (Dec 25, 2005 1:26 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Butterfly Building (Dec 25, 2005 1:34 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Butterflies (Dec 25, 2005 1:40 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Hummingbird Feeders - Dottie (photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Hummingbird Feeders (photo by Laura) (Dec 25, 2005)La Paz Waterfall Gardens (photo by Dottie) (Dec 25, 2005)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Frogs - Geoff (Dec 25, 2005 2:33 PM)La Paz Waterfall Gardens (photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)La Paz Waterfall Gardens (photo by Ken) (Dec 25, 2005)La Paz Waterfall Gardens - Bridge with Old Bridge Underneath (Dec 25, 2005 3:13 PM)

Our Costa Rica Sun Tours van, "Guarito". We spent many bumpy hours traveling with our fantastic guide Esteban and our driver Luis.

Van - Esteban (Dec 25, 2005 12:04 PM)Inside Van - Laura Esteban Ken (Dec 25, 2005 9:23 AM)Inside Van - Laura Ken Liz (Dec 28, 2005 3:24 PM)Leaning out Van Window - Geoff (Dec 25, 2005 11:53 AM)Gas Station - Van - Río Cuarto (Dec 27, 2005 8:57 AM)Inside Van - Sleeping - Laura Dottie Ken Liz (Jan 3, 2005 11:27 AM)