Entries in #travel (76)

Wednesday
Feb072018

Life in the  Jungle

Life on Camp Osita is never boring. From the array of surveys, debates, workshops and presentations to exploratory walks, amusing card games, imaginative cooking and beach volley; there’s always something to everyone’s liking.

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Wednesday
Feb072018

Melissa's  Memories

I put my name down for turtles today so my alarm went off at 4:30am. Looking down Leona beach, the moon was low in the sky, so it was really big, and shone really bright. Turning round and looking down Carate beach, the sun was rising slowly setting up the day.

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Wednesday
Feb072018

Preview into Jungle  Life

Today started like any other day in the jungle, being woken up by the howler monkeys at around 5am as they pass over the treetops above us. Everyone here says I will get used to them and sleep over it. It’s been 2 weeks now and I’m still getting woken up but to be honest with you it’s all a part of the jungle life and something I will truly miss.

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Wednesday
Feb072018

Camp  Wildlife

I’ve had a wonderful week, started laying sand trap pits on two trails close to camp, and I will be setting my camera traps up very soon also. Also, there was a puma print on one of our trails close to camp two days ago!

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Wednesday
Feb072018

Mini Project - Spider  Monkeys

One of the amazing opportunities we get when volunteering with frontier is that we are able to work on our own mini project during our stay here.

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Wednesday
Feb072018

Interview with a  Volunteer

Here and there we interview our longest tenued volunteers from all over the world with a small questionnaire about project bits and bobs! This one with Charlotte!

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Tuesday
Jan302018

5 Things I Have Learnt in Costa  Rica

Hey new volunteer, soon to be volunteer and family members, welcome to the Costa Rica! Other than being an unforgettable experience and an incredibly fun time I know that many people journey here to learn. So gather round I’m going to tell you about five things that you will learn here at Camp Osita.

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Thursday
Jan182018

Becoming a Veggie  Chef

One of the greatest things I’ve learnt here in Camp Osita is how to cook wonderful vegetarian dishes, and I will certainly be taking these recipes home with me.

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Wednesday
Jan102018

A day in the life of a jungle camp  volunteer

On my second day at Camp Osita, I decided to make the most of the more local trails and surveys on offer. 

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Wednesday
Dec202017

Adventures in Corcovado National  Park

I have been at camp Camposita for a week and half now and my experience so far has been amazing.

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