"'Please, please me' rings out from the Beatle Bar across the road, better known as the 'liason' point for local girls, their mothers and, in some instances, their grandmothers. Prostitution is legal in Costa Rica, and with the average job paying $100 per month, a night out with a tourist can make a big difference. The Monkey bar is filled with Australian surfer dudes transfixed by 'wave' movies playing over the gyrating dance floor. Dirty dancing takes on a totally new meaning here."
Getting to the top of your first climb is exciting and it’s wonderful and just the joy of motion. It doesn’t have to be difficult but just figuring out how to move up a wall efficiently is a joy. I find climbing very clarifying. You’re not really thinking that much about everything going on in… Continue reading Crag Cat