AUGUST 26 - Sept. 5, 2020
SISTERS WITH SISTERLOCKS® [AFRO-CARIBBEAN PARADE]
MEET-UP & PARADE
The time has finally come! Be a part of a historic, first-time ever, occasion. Sisters and Brothers with Sisterlocks® will be participating in the 2020 Afrocarribean Festival in Limon, Costa Rica! The Afrocaribbean festival is only one attraction in our 11-day cultural exchange experience. During this 11-day stay, we will visit the province of Putarenas, the Caribbean province of Limon, the capital city of San Jose and a number of surprises along the way. Get ready for an action packed adventure as we tour the beautiful country of Costa Rica.
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Get out of your comfort zone and join us for an 11 day travel experience in Costa Rica! The highlight of this amazing get away is attending one of the largest African Caribbean Parades in Central America. And the hottest Sisterlocks Meet-Up in the country. Spots are limited. So register today! Note: Valid Passport required for travel.
11 Day Travel Package
Airfare (from ATL)
Lunch and/or Dinner *
(where indicted, alcohol not included.)
3 Off-site Excursions
WHAT'S THE PLAN?
AUGUST 26th - SEPTEMBER 5th
Day 1 – Wednesday
After a short 3.5 hour flight from Atlanta — Welcome to Costa Rica! Get ready to explore San Jose and enjoy all the eco–diversity Costa Rica has for you. You will land at the San Jose International Airport where a shuttle service will meet you and take you to the hotel for your first night’s stay. Here you will rest, relax and prepare for your upcoming adventure.
Day 2 – Thursday
Once you’ve finished your breakfast at the hotel, you will be taken to La Paz Waterfall for an adventurous day tour that includes majestic waterfalls, wildlife, thermal waters, monkeys and hundreds of different species of birds. You will then enjoy a lunch buffet at the venue with the rest of the group. After this amazing journey, you will return to the hotel, freshen up and prepare for dinner. * Breakfast & Lunch included.
Day 3 – Friday
Load up on breakfast and then let’s head to Tortuga Island. Prepare for a Pacific boat ride, nature trails, Costa Rican style lunch and plenty of fun in the sun on the beach. After a day filled with endless adventure, return to the hotel. Regroup. And join us for dinner and a brief information session. * Breakfast & Lunch included.
Day 4 – Saturday
After breakfast in San Jose, we will head to the liveliest part of Costa Rica – the caribbean province of Limon. Upon arrival, enjoy great food, and prepare for an evening of relaxation at the hotel. * Breakfast included.
Day 5 – Sunday
Join the cultural exchange as local Sisterlocks/Brotherlocks Costa Ricans welcome us to Limon with an official Sisterlocks community Meet & Greet at our hotel. This will be an amazing evening of sharing and networking with our international Sisterlocks Family. After the Meet & Greet, let’s elevate the festivities with a night on the town in Limon. Enjoy dancing and African-Caribbbean music as the locals warm-up the scene with pre-parade activities. * Breakfast & Lunch included.
Day 6 – Monday
Get ready for a short drive to downtown Limon for the main attraction – The Afro Carribean Parade. Enjoy festivities and the rich culture of the people of Limon. The party roles into the night hours as the streets are filled with food vendors, local artisans, and musical entertainment flavored with a Costa Rican vibe. * Breakfast included.
Day 7 – Tuesday
Sleep in and recover from the previous evening’s festivities. Once you’re rejuvenated, let’s head out for a day trip to the beautiful town of Puerto Viejo for more soulful vibes, food and fun. After lunch, take a bike ride, shop, walk the beach, or explore other beach life attractions. * Breakfast included.
Day 8 – Wednesday
A day of rest and reflection. Share your travel highlights with the rest of the group. * Breakfast included.
Day 9 – Thursday
Depart from Limon and travel to San Jose for overnight stay at hotel. * Breakfast included.
Day 10 – Friday
Self-guided tour of San Jose, or evening beer and wine tasting tour in San Jose. * Breakfast included.
Day 11 – Saturday
Time to return home! You will depart from the hotel and be taken to the SJO airport for an on time flight home. * Breakfast included.
The itinerary is subject to change due to weather and road conditions or any other conditions of an operational nature. As such we reserve the right to alter, or cancel any section or parts of the itinerary which may result from conditions beyond our control. Every effort will be made to keep to the timetable and the itinerary.
Hotel Accommodations: Two persons sharing a twin bedroom with private bath. A limited number of single rooms are available at $850.00 supplemental cost. Confirmation required before departure.
Reserve Your Spot Today!
To secure your spot on this 11 day Cultural Exchange, a non-refundable deposit of $200 is required before April 1, 2020. Please note, availability is limited. Make your deposit as soon as possible.
The remaining balance for your travel arrangement is due before June 26, 2020. After your deposit has been received, we will contact you with instructions for further payment options.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: Two persons sharing a twin bedroom with private bath. A limited number of single rooms are available at $850.00 supplemental cost. Confirmation required before departure.
Costa Rica Cultural Exchange
Limon, Costa Rica
August 26 – September 5, 2020
Total Cost: $1,985.00
Can’t Make It To Costa Rica.
We would love to have you join us for this international event! But if you can’t make it to Costa Rica this year… you might as well bring a piece of Costa Rica home to you.
Costa Rica - Cultural Exchange
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