Page 29: - No Return Ticket - Just a Ride Report /w Pics - From the beginning
More photos of Life on Rio San Juan: -------------> Enjoy
El Castillo about a third the way up the river:
Dense Rain Forest:
This kid is loading up sack after sack into the boat that look bigger than him.
All you have to do is stand on the shore and the boat come will pick you up.
A fuel and snack stop:
Our boat on the left:
This stop had a dozen or so people waiting to be picked up:
It rained off and on the entire time on the river.
Some big rapids near El Castillo:
A little break at El Castillo:
A merchant vessel:
Back at port San Carlos and Lake Nicaragua:
Everyone disembarks. The ice cream guy waits to be last:
The 16 hour ferry ride back to Granada sounded like a killer, its a tough and long sail. A beer here and a rainforest Latino bus adventure sounds better. First find a bus to Managua and then another to Granada 'Plan'.
The bus station in San Carlos:
I have 2 hours to kill. I grab some food:
This plate of food cost me $1.55. The carne asada is super as is everything else.
Back at Granada: What a great trip. I will never be the same again……
We hope you enjoyed coming along on a trip up the Rio San Juan, the border between Nicaragua and Costa Rica.
The Ride Continues……………………….
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