Gulf of Nicoya Sailors


Gulf of Nicoya Sailors

Nothing compares to the experience of sailing in exotic virgin destinations such as the Gulf Of Nicoya !!!, Help us to promote this magnificent sailing paradise with numerous beatiful beaches , islands and anchorages wich can be reached in just a few

Location: Puerto Azul , Marina and Resort. , Puntarenas Costa Rica .
Members: 17
Latest Activity: Jan 22, 2010


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Started by Art Dufresne Jan 22, 2010. 0 Replies

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Started by arnoldo alfaro. Last reply by PCarrico Mar 16, 2009. 1 Reply

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Comment by PCarrico on April 27, 2009 at 9:11am
Darn swine flu seems to be having an impact on tourism to Mexico.
How are things in Costa Rica?
Hope all is well and everyone stays healthy.
La Pura Vida should keep everyone safe.
Comment by Art Dufresne on March 17, 2009 at 1:02am
Pete, if they are headed down during Easter week (Semana Santa) they will find a country that essentially shuts down and goes to the beach. Roads are clogged and very little service. Most everyone who can afford to leaves the country...but the surf still works! Just tell them to buy their drinks before they shut the bars for the holiday.
Comment by PCarrico on March 16, 2009 at 8:45pm
I've had a few friends and students of mine head to Costa Rica for surfing and some Spring Break action. I'm sure there's a big Pura Vida party all over Costa Rica.
Comment by fabio Lemos on February 21, 2009 at 9:46pm
hey Pete , will let you know before we fly to annapolis in march , see you there .
Comment by PCarrico on February 21, 2009 at 12:11pm
And there was a national news story recently about the world's blue zones where people regularly live to 100 years old. One of them is on the Nicoya Peninsula. It showed a rural town where the people lived off the land, and traveled by walking or riding horses. What was evident was that they were very happy people living la vida pura!
Comment by PCarrico on February 21, 2009 at 12:09pm
estas demasiado occupado con la vida pura?
Me emailes :) antes el viaje por EEUU.
Comment by Phillip Koken on January 19, 2009 at 10:54pm
We have really enjoyed our time cruising in the Gulf of Nicoya!

S/V Samadhi V
Comment by Art Dufresne on January 12, 2009 at 6:48pm
I hope everyone is OK after the big temblor last week.
Comment by PCarrico on January 1, 2009 at 10:16pm
Happy New Year to this special group of sailors!
It's finally good and cold here in Annapolis with ice on the creeks this morning.
We're heading to the ski slopes tomorrow. I'll be thinking of you all while I'm zipping down the mountain.
Another question about Puntarenas harbor. Is there a careenage there?
A careenage is a place where boats go at high tide, tie up the boat so it doesn't tip over, and when the tide goes out, that you then can work on the hull.
There seems to be almost 2m of tide to make a careenage work good.
Comment by fabio Lemos on December 31, 2008 at 11:49pm
my dear friend , just to wish you and all yours , all the best for the 09 , i dont know this guy from Cabo Rico , but i do know very well Daniel fernandez the guy who run the factory in here , so if you need anything from him , just let me know ,

best wishes to you , and happy new year .


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