Tag Archives: jumbo shrimp

Searching for rosso cavolfiore

Four days before Christmas and the streets in town are bustling. Narrow sidewalks mean dodging pedestrians, most of whom are oblivious to your presence. Traffic is very busy and many of the streets around the central market are almost impassable … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2010/Puntarenas

Nov. 24 Jack stocks up Interesting trip Monday to Punteranes. Left at 7 so we could be at the seafood dock early. Quite a chaotic scene. Boats backed up to the dock to unload shrimp, fish and whatever. You could … Continue reading

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Puntarenas tour

Oct. 25, 2010 Magical Mystery Tour Friday night while playing pool, neither one of us fit even to walk home, Jack says he will think of something to do the next day. He’s worse then me when it comes to … Continue reading

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