Mexico & Central America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 Kech YAHOO@ Password Reset CONTACT ☎ 1:800:982:8520 TECH SUPP0RT CARE
  2. 2 info needed on NW Mexico trip
  3. 3 Tulum Beachfront Lodging with Tweens
  4. 4 Need Help with Costa Rica
  5. 5 Cozumel airport transfers
  6. 6 Best plan - suggestions
  7. 7 Playa Del Carmen restaurant
  8. 8 Vacation choices
  9. 9 Puerto Vallarta
  10. 10 nicaragua-Rancho Santana
  11. 11 Cabo, Playa, or PV?
  12. 12 PV Questions about art, food, cooking classes!
  13. 13 A First TripTo Puerta Vallerta
  14. 14 Transportation between Granada, Nicaragua and Ometepe, Nicaragua
  15. 15 Trip Report Old Town Puerto Vallarta May 2017
  16. 16 Isla Holbox - where did you stay?
  17. 17 Olmec Colossal Heads
  18. 18 Trip Report Tour Guide - Mexico City
  19. 19 Trip Report Tulum & Coba - Travel Report
  20. 20 1/2 day excursions
  21. 21 Thanksgiving/Riviera Maya area/All Inclusive
  22. 22 Going with the flow - 16 days in Costa Rica
  23. 23 top 8 cenotes to visit
  24. 24 Trip Report Our recent trip to Costa Rica
  25. 25 San Miguel trivia
View next 25 » Back to the top

Critique My Time in Costa Rica

Jump to last reply

In May I spent nearly 2 weeks setting my alarm clock for 5am (when the Alaska Partners desk opens) to try to secure my family of 4 our airfare for Costa Rica using my air miles. Well, I am very happy to report that my diligence paid off; my air mileage account is empty, but my heart is full. My husband and I will get to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary in Costa Rica with our 2 daughters (then ages 6 and 3.75)! If you'd be so kind as to look over and critique how and where I have us spending our time, I would love the feedback.

Sat. March 30th – depart on red-eye flight.

Sun, March 31st - arrive Costa Rica 10:55am - drive to Arenal (approx. 3.25 hrs. drive) - Stay at Hotel El Silencio del Campo

Mon. April 1st - Proyecto Asis, Hot Springs

Tues. April 2nd – Hike or Horseback ride to La Fortuna Waterfall

Wed. April 3rd – Snake Museum, Drive to Tenorio National Park (approx. 1.5 – 2hrs.) - Stay at La Carolina Lodge

Thurs. April 4th – Rio Celeste Hike

Fri. April 5th – Horseback Ride, Drive to Playa Samara (approx. 2.5 - 3hrs.) - Stay at The Hideaway Hotel

Sat. April 6th - Ziplining

Sun. April 7th - Surfing and Beach Day

Mon. April 8th – Surfing and Beach Day

Tues. April 9th – Drive to San Jose (approx. 4 1/2 hr. drive) - Stay at Casa Bella Rita

Wed. April 10th – Poas Volcano in a.m.
Depart San Jose 5:05p.m.

Is there a "must see" in the Samara area that I just can't miss that I need to make time for? Any other suggestions for things to do with the children in mind? Thanks in advance.

16 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement