Pictures from our trip to Costa Rica: Dec 27, 2010 - Jan 7, 2011

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0a. Grabbing some food before the flight 0b. Waiting for our flight 1a. Hotel Don Carlos in San Jose, Costa Rica 1b. The National Museum
1c. The National Museum 1d. Art at the National Museum 1e. Nose Flute at the National Museum 1f. A Diquis Sphere at the National Museum
1g. Art at the Gold Museum 1h. At the Gold Museum 1i. At the Gold Museum 1j. Fun at the hotel
2a. Leaving San Jose 2b. A coffee plantation on the way 2c. Coffee beans 2d. We went to Poas Volcano on a misty-rainy day so we didn't take many pictures
2e. Arenal Volcano hidden by mist (just as Poas Volcano was) 2f. Our hotel room in Fortuna at the base of Arenal 2g. Never seen towels quite like this before! 2h. The showers (Waterfall on left, rain forest on right)
2i. The funky sink 3a. Early morning birding - Kiskadee 3b. Chestnut-mandibled Toucan eating coffee berries 3c. Green crowned brilliant hummingbird
3d. Blue-Grey Tanager 3e. Prong-billed Barbet 3f. Don't remember what this one is 3g. Grackles talking
3h. Black-cheeked woodpecker 3i. Montezuma Oropendola (really!) 3j. Another Green crowned brilliant hummingbird - they were everywhere! 3k. Crested Guan
3l. We took some pictures that weren't birds 3m. But not many 3n. Definitely not ALL birds! 3o. We walked to the base of this waterfall, down 450 steps
3p. Two fingered sloth we saw on the way 3q. Green Honeycreeper 3r. We thought this was an interesting tree 3s. A traveler's palm
3t. The bottom of the waterfall 3t. The pool at the bottom was very green 3u. We all made it to the bottom 3v. The boys liked climbing on the rocks
3w. Marc and our guide, Luis 3x. The stream from the waterfall 3y. Mom didn't look tired at all - but now it's time to go back!

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