My friend Dave and I spent 10 days in Costa Rica this past January.
We started out white water rafting. Here is Dave ready to go:
Then we moved on to surfing: me: Dave:
One of the brief moments I was standing:
This is me ramming into Daves kayak:
We also hiked some volcanos:

Volcan Arenal is currently active:
So I was praying to the volcano gods for temporary peace: