Tag Archives: Puntarenas

It’s A Shore Thing


Ice cream is a crime of opportunity for me.  I don’t think about it often, but if it slinks around in creamy sweetness, I can’t resist. Since Soda El Crucero kicked me out before I could indulge (silly me for … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore, Costa Rican Style


A Puntarenas taxi angel appeared to me to direct me to a good hostel near the bus station, which I need at 7:30 am to get to Monteverde in the morning. He gave the instructions in Spanish, which I actually … Continue reading

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The Siren Call of Plans, the Reality of Maybe


Deep in my heart, I know, from experience, that planning is futile. You can have a general idea, but grip too tightly and the pressure turns that which is lively and light into a cold, hard, useless thing. Yet part … Continue reading

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