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Zip Line

Today we went to a zip lining place called Miss Sky. It was AWESOME!!!!!!!!  Some of them were so long and they were all so high. We will describe the morning to you. We woke up in the usual way, with … Continue reading

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The Violet Sabrewing Drinks Alone

One of my favourite memories from our last trip the Monteverde was the hummingbird cafe just outside the biological reserve. This time, we have gone almost every single day to watch the hummingbirds at the feeders.  I think it is … Continue reading

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A Viper, A Toucan and a Blue Crowned Motmot By Jet

We are in Costa Rica’s Cloud forest. The nine of us and three others were standing out side looking at a map while the guide explained the route we would be taking. He said that the area we would be … Continue reading

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Journey to the Sea, Guest Post by Maeve and Zaylie

Once upon a time there was a mother turtle that was waddling up a beach called Playa Ostional .Finally she thought she found the right place to lay her eggs so she stopped and started digging her nest. She was … Continue reading

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Fun Together, A Guest Post by Zaylie and Maeve

Fun Together Every day we go to the beach and come home with at least 12,000 shells (that might be a little over the top.) Usually they are limpets and trumpet shells and olives. Most of our time is spent … Continue reading

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Olive Ridley Arribata

Today we went to Ostional beach for our second day of helping to guard eggs and hatchlings during the great turtle laying. The first thing was saw was a turtle, unmoving, who had laid her eggs low on the beach … Continue reading

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An eel??!!! Guest Post by Jet

We are in Costa Rica now and having a great time! We are staying with our friends Sam and Maeve.  Yesterday we went to a beach called Playa San Juanillo, known for its great snorkeling. My mum had just bought … Continue reading

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Friends away from home

France has been great fun. We keep hearing how the fall has been unseasonably warm and sunny, and we are loving it. It feels like the very best early September Ontario fall day, over and over again. What has really … Continue reading

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The sites

Sousse Museum   The Sousse Archeological Museum is built right into the walls of the Medina, so the rounded spikes of the ancient walled city are all around. Inside are mosaics and artifacts of the Punic, Roman, Aglabid and Christian … Continue reading

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Hammam Sousse, fun at the beach.

Now that the sting of jellyfish memories have faded, it is easier to remember the fun we had at the beach.  

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