Pura Vida in Costa Rica

A white-throated Capuchin monkey

5AM should feel early but lately I've been waking up by 5:30AM. The sun is up by 6 and the past few days there's been no blinds on the windows. I got my bags together and loaded the bags up. Before leaving the hostel, Ian and I had a quick breakfast of toast and Guava jelly. We were on the road before 6AM as we wanted to get to the border as early as possible to avoid long lines. We arrived at the Nicaragua exit at 6:20AM. After paying the $2 exit stamp fee and getting the required … [Read more...]