Puerto Viejo in Pictures
"You should take a trip to Costa Rica. They have nice beaches there," a German girl mused as we walked around town.
"They have nice beaches here in Bocas, " I responded.
"But they have beaches with black sand in Costa Rica," she informed me.
Black skin, black sand, black bikini...hhhmm, off I go to CR. Four hours away from Bocas del Toro, Perto Viejo, Costa Rica was a good option to exit the country within the 180 day I'm allowed to stay here without a visa, and avoid becoming the first Haitian ever to be deported back to the U.S. You can find more information here about the process for crossing the border. I ended up only staying one night in Costa Rica for reasons that will become clear to you in my upcoming post. However, I wanted to share some of the photos from that trip with you: