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  • Day10

    Storm: No power or water!

    October 4, 2017 in Costa Rica ⋅ 🌫 24 °C

    It rained all night and the electricity went off around 3 a.m. We attempted to go for a drive, but couldn’t due to the river of water running down the street. The grocery store was open, so we went there to look around—bought a cake for a treat. Around 3:30 that afternoon, the electricity came back on so I made coffee and we ate the cake with it. Then the electricity went off again. We also had low water pressure, and at last, none. We tried collecting rainwater to flush the toilets, but finally Dean went to the swimming pool and got some. And it continued to rain. In addition to no electricity or water, we had no internet or TV. It was dark and we couldn’t read either! So we just went to bed.Read more