Up to 50% Off! Get up to 50% Off + More! Code: JANLUV Ends: 1/21 Details

  1. Help
Up to 50% Off! Get up to 50% Off + More! Code: JANLUV Ends: 1/21 Details

Scott and Melissa Costa Rica (Copy)

Hello, you either have JavaScript turned off or an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.

Scott and Melissa Costa Rica (Copy) - Page Text Content

S: Kaplan Family Vacation 2011 Costa Rica

FC: Kaplan Family Vacation December 2011 Costa Rica Eisele-Kaplan Edition

1: To Grandma and Grandpa with a special gold star to Grandma Roz for for all the work she did organizing, coordinating, and making this trip happen! We love you both!

2: Lost Iguana Resort Arenal | Parador Resort Quepos near Manuel Antonio | Airport San Jose

3: Itinerary Friday, 12/23- Grandma, Grandpa, and Fallowes-Kaplans fly to Costa Rica, then drive to the Lost Iguana Hotel in Arenal. Saturday, 12/24- Volcano Hike, hike around the back of the Lost Iguana Hotel, 15th Birthday dinner at the hotel. Sunday , 12/25- White Water Rafting and lunch on the Balsa River, dinner with the Eisle-Kaplans at the hotel. Monday, 12/26- Grandma, Grandpa and Fallowes-Kaplans Skywalk and Skytram; Eislie-Kaplans Ecogliding (with Paul and Michelle Kaplan!!), then Tabacón for lunch, hot pools, spa, and dinner. Tuesday, 12/27- Eisle-Kaplans take volcano hike in the morning, then we all head to Manuel Antonio - stopped in San Ramon for lunch, stopped at Tárcoles River Bridge to see crocodiles, then arrived at Hotel Parador. Dinner at the hotel. Wednesday, 12/28- Guided nature hike of Manuel Antonio Park and saw lots of wildlife. Thursday 12/29- Catamaran Tour with snorkeling near Biesanz Beach. Afternoon at hotel pool, dinner at La Avión Friday 12/30- Shuttle to Playa Espadilla (near Manuel Antonio Park), surfing lessons, pool, and dinner at Kapi Kapi. Saturday 12/31- Bus back to the airport. Returned on Lacsa Airline. Counted down for New Years as we landed.

4: Lake Arenal | Aguati | Tree Frog | Toucan

5: Happy 15th Birthday Micaela and Zachary! | Rain - who cares! | Leaf cutter ants

6: Arenal Volcano - HIke Arenal Volcano is 5,437 feet high. After 400 years of inactivity it erupted from 1968 until 2010. It's now in an indefinite resting phase.

8: Balsa and San Carlos Rivers White Water Rafting Class 2-3

14: Driving from Arenal to Manuel Antonio Clockwise: A clear view of Arenal Volcano, howler monkey, pretty bird, lunch and gardens in San Ramon, coffee beans straight off the bush

15: Alligators at Tárcoles River Bridge

16: Squirrel Monkey | Capuchin Monkey

17: Dinner at El Avión

18: Mama and baby sloths

19: Manuel Antonio National Park

20: Biesanz Bay as seen from the upper floor of the Parador Resort. Note the catamaran in the left-center of the photo — it's the same one we went on for our snorkeling trip on the next page.

22: Catamaran sail with snorkeling Manuel Antonio and Biesanz Bay

25: Playa Espadilla Manuel Antonio Beach near Mary's chair and umbrella rental across from the pharmacy

31: Left: Views from the Monkey Trail at Parador Resort followed by our very last swim in Costa Rica

32: THANK YOU Grandma and Grandpa! We had a great trip! | My favorite parts were white water rafting and seeing all the different animals! | My favorite part was the zip lining! And I loved the views of the volcano from our room and the view of the ocean from the pool. | My favorite parts were the Tarzan swing and the omelets! | My favorite part was swimming outside in December! | My favorite parts were the animals, the lush landscapes, and taking pictures.

33: My favorite parts were the surfing, snorkeling, Tabacón, and the monkeys, and the animals, and nature and..... | Good Bye Costa Rica... | My favorite parts were white water rafting and hiking! | My favorite parts were white water rafting, and surfing, and snorkeling.... see a pattern? | My favorite parts were the zip line and the Tarzan swing! | My favorite part was seeing monkeys as a regular part of the day-- and I don't mean the eleven I was traveling with though that was fun too.

Sizes: mini|medium|large|gargantuan
Default User
  • By: Sarah K.
  • Joined: almost 9 years ago
  • Published Mixbooks: 7
No contributors

About This Mixbook

  • Title: Scott and Melissa Costa Rica (Copy)
  • Theme for Mixbook Scrapbookers
  • Tags: None
  • Published: about 7 years ago