In the wake of the success of my photo report on the visit to Hong Kong and the Philippines, I decided to put otchetik to visit Costa Rica, with a stop in Havana.
I was there in the summer of 2005. Budget poezka 6k $ 2-x, time 2 weeks.
Tropical bounty will not be enough, but it should get interesting, because there is a beautiful place, and the Russo-tourists do not have time zasrat his presence to 25% consisting of reserves.
At least on the question of a taxi driver:
-where are you from?
It was received even 1 question: - What is the state?
So, first of Havana. Thanks to the airline "Kuban" for the fact that there were no tickets for departures day-to-day, and had to hang around in Havana for 1 day longer.
San Pedro Waterfront
Further along the promenade
I could be wrong, but mine is the opera house.
Capitol. It seems like indentichen Capitol of Washington, DC
"0-I" mark of Cuba. Local skzali that diamond in the present, but friends Cubans in Moscow was told that I was deceived ......
The square in front of the Capitol. Pay attention to the car in the center of the photo. This bus.
More 1 Photo neighborhoods Capitol. Kusocheg building on the left, the factory "Partagas».
Monument to Jose Martin. Generally in Havana monuments, reliefs and other art works dedicated to him, a huge amount ... like Lenin in the USSR =)
local analog fat-fat, only tourists are purely entertaining character, no practical benefit
Forts in the channel De Entrada, the latter with a view of the monument to Maximo Gomez (sawed with H.Martinom Spaniards from Cuba before the arrival amerikosov, Batista and Castro, Colonel 80 lvl.)
Museum of the Revolution
Photo art used troops F. and R. Castro during the US-backed overthrow of the evil dictator Batista
Museum of Arts
Pepelats parked at the museum of arts.
A striking example of the fact that both of the "Muscovite" You can make a nice car))))
Well Havana voobschemto all, now Costa Rica.
After a tiring 5 hour journey by car from the hero-city of San Jose in the village. Samara, finally ran to sleep off the Pacific coast.
We are living in "Villas Kalimba." Beer chiptsy-hammock and read.))))
On the lawn lizard munching grass. Pat did not give himself and promptly ran away.
Been to Palo Verde reserve
On the banks of the trees were storks
The crocodiles swam the river. The guide said that in any case the water hands and other body parts did not stick.
Well, a few species gallery
Then he went to the people's fun "canopy»
Looks are not afraid, going to go - scary. Going - fun)))
Taking a rent a car drove through the neighborhood. Visit the city of Nicoya, Santa Cruz, Philadelphia and Liberia. Pictures of cities, unfortunately not. Discharge or forgotten (do not remember) camera.
The roads are good on the flat part of the straight sections and a few more kilometers, which provoked on speeding. Thank oncoming drivers, the warning lights on the police ambush, and Toyota Corolla rolled more than 180 did not want to go, or strangled, or gasoline in Costa Rica delayed.)))
We have been to Arenal Volcano, the lake of the same
Famous Rain-Forrest, he's rain forest.
One of the symbols of Costa Rica, toucan, caught the eye of only 1 time.
A small storm.
On the beach there are cafes where you can eat, drink, smoke (in any order), and relax on the comfortable sofas. Smoke can easily namutit local surfers ($ 60 per ounce).
On weekends, local on the beach playing football, and local cops are looking for the order. Or do not look. At least 10 meters away from them people were killed and smoked. And they did not react just silly giggling
Low tide on the beach in Samara.
Well, in the end, the land crab.