Wednesday, February 13, 2008

The end of a vacation

Well, it had to come to an end eventually...The photos today come to you from the El Yunque Rain Forest in Puerto Rico.
Our first offial stop was at the Yokahu Tower. (we had a 3 hour tour, so we did not get to stop at the visitors center)
DSC04463.JPG In the distance, you can see the Atlantic Ocean.
We got too see a lot of plant life including this lovely hibiscus (we were there at a less than optimal time - too early.)
DSC04495.JPG And yet, she sure is lovely.
As are these
DSC04469.JPG impatiens.
We were able to take a short hike:
Our last stop was La Coca Falls
This is the other side of the road as the waters continue on their way...
A close up of the flower in the previous photo:
DSC04464.JPG (different bush - same type of plant)
One last lovely plant ("Bridal Bouquet")
And a close up:

1 comment:

Karen Dianne Lee said...

So pretty! How neat these photos are.