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Monkeying Around

My friend, Ofek, and I decided to meet the next day at Manuel Antonio National Park to see some animals.

We got there at 7 to try to beat the tourists to the hike, but already they were filing in the front gates. 155 more words

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Day 13

As we were driving to La Suiza for our grocery needs, I spotted a sweet-looking old woman shuffling on the side of the road.

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Hanging with the Aussies

Saturday morning started with disappointment as I watched my two handsome roommates drive away to their next destination.

So sad. (•~•)

But that didn’t last long as I remembered that I had met some cool people the night before. 274 more words

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“Every last one of us can do better than to give up” – Cheryl Strayed

We had arrived in Manuel Antonio to take advantage of the ATMs, and to recharge our cell phones. 839 more words

Calling home. 

Just a little update: Today I FaceTimed with my mom and it hit how much a miss her! Just hearing her voice and seeing her face melted my heart. 127 more words

Livin' La "Pura Vida"

Today’s word of the day is “treasure!” I’ve got another one for you lovelies, and I already know you’re going to love it. 367 more words


Day 9

Sorry it’s taken me so long to blog about Saturday. Saturday was quite the interesting day.

A group of people (about 15) from a baptist church in San Jose came to Sikua and the local church (on the reservation) to do a day of activities and worship with the adults and children. 1,030 more words