Tag: Arenal National Park

Jeep – Boat – Jeep

Jeep – Boat – Jeep, that’s how they call the trip from La Fortuna de San Carlo to Monteverde. To cross the lake by boat saves hours of bumpy roads in a minivan. And lucky we were as the views of the Arenal Volcano… Continue Reading “Jeep – Boat – Jeep”

Hiking in the mud and sweat…

… to Cerro Chato, Arenal National Park It was supposed to be a rather easy hike for a Swiss and a Japanese who are used to steep Swiss mountains. But the very humid, tropical conditions made the hike physically challenging. Philippe sweated (or rather rained)… Continue Reading “Hiking in the mud and sweat…”