Tag Archives: Casa Orquideas

Paddle Board Tricks and Gulfo Dulce Botanics

(Casa Orquideas, Gulfo Dulce, Costa Rica) You’ve heard the age-old question, if you were stranded on a deserted island and could only have one thing, what would it be? Well I would like to pose a new question. If you were stuck on a paddle board with two other people, who would they be? My […]

Welcome to the Rain Forest

(Casa Orquideas, Gulfo Dulce, Costa Rica) Well it may be the tail end of the rainy season, it’s definitely still the rainy season. To properly introduce our Canadian visitors to Costa Rica we took them out for some local cuisine, got them sweating in the hot hot sun, and then set sail to catch the […]

A Flying Crustacean

(Casa Orquideas, Gulfo Dulce, Costa Rica) Well, the lobster trap didn’t necessarily work, but it didn’t not work either. This morning when we pulled it up we were sad to find it devoid of lobster, but excited to find three crabs! Little bitty blue crabs. Not much for eating. Though they did lend a certain […]