AGNES HOWARD, Camper & Nicholsons International Costa Rica, Aboard The 125-foot (38.1-meter) Delta Centurion
We would move along the west coast of Costa Rica with the yacht and then go for the day into the interior, on excursions. It’s an unusual thing for a yacht charter to include excursions deep in the interior of a destination, but this yacht had it all worked out. We got to see the coastline and a lot of what Costa Rica had to offer beyond that, too.
One of the days, we went whitewater rafting on the Pacuare River. I remember going through these high caverns, these really high rock walls. It wasn’t fast at that point; it was peaceful. And then it opened up, and you saw this beautiful area. That was after the fast parts with the rapids. I remember being pushed around in those parts; the maneuvering
‘The just-one-more pair of shoes. I coordinate my outfits around one or two pairs of shoes, and always pack my sneakers.’ —Agnes Howard