Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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Off to La Fortuna for Josh & Jenny's Wedding!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Off to La Fortuna for Josh & Jenny's Wedding!

A travel blog entry by andyandjen

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... the plaza. Nothing really caught our eye, and we had already wasted a lot of time in traffic, so we turned around and headed to La Fortuna. About 3 miles (and over an hour later!) we had almost gotten out of the city. From there it was fairly smooth ...

La Fortuna/Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna/Volcan Arenal

A travel blog entry by teickhoff

hostel volcan arenal national park look out point hot springs ...

Arenal at La Fortuna, Guanacaste, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal at La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by alexkennewell1

Trekked to the impressive waterfall in the national park. Afternoon volcano trek learning about ants and the banana fruit company en route through the jungle to Tabacon. Natural hot springs was an amazing evening of relaxation in steaming pools and ...

Day 2, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 2

A travel blog entry by ryanaross

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... was okay, I do miss the food from home though. Now I am typing this entry by the poolside, listening to the strange sounds of Costa Rica. Feeling more positive today. I'm going to try to sleep in today and catch up on my sleep, that should help. I fear I ...

Rafting the Rio Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rafting the Rio Arenal

A travel blog entry by genevieve

We get up early to go rafting and discover that our trip has been cancelled - not enough people to signed up. Instead, we join another group who is going on the Class II-III Rio Arenal. Kind of disappointing since we were hoping for Class IV rapids. ...

Gollllllllllllll Costa Rica!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Gollllllllllllll Costa Rica!

A travel blog entry by victoriabegins

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first, i have to say it was absolute craziness here after the costa rica game on friday.  within minutes of the finish, the town of san ramón had organized a full blown party in central park, a parade, clowns, face-painters, marching band...complete ...

Au pays du Volcan Arena, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Au pays du Volcan Arena

A travel blog entry by pourquoipas

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For English translation, please use Google translate. Costa Rica - La Fortuna Bienvenue à Pura Vida!!! Notre arrivée au Costa Rica à très bien été. Nous avons pris possession de notre voiture et 2 heures plus tard, nous expérimentions les routes ...

Volcan la Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan la Arenal

A travel blog entry by shimmy08

Mi 29. Feb 2012  - Am 29. Angekommen, eingecheckt und zum New York gegangen wo es sauuuu geile Burger gibt, ich hatte ein Beef Stroganoff Sandwich...sau geil( weniger sau geil war die Made im Chilli gewuerz..ohhh wie peinlich) - Dann im Hostal ...

La fortuna revisited, La fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La fortuna revisited

A travel blog entry by crtravel

... rest of my trip.(I only made it 4 days on two slices a day) I dank a bunch of coffee and read a bunch of books. To be honest la fortuna is super boring. But i hiked to the rope swing that we couldnt find the last time i was here and let me tell you it is ...

Arenal / La Fortuna Overview, Arenal / La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal / La Fortuna Overview

A travel blog entry by toadhall

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Sightseeing La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Sightseeing La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by sacker33

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... were wiped out and 100+ people lost their lives. It is now known for its many natural volcanic hot springs/pools and the La Fortuna waterfall. Unfortunately, due to our loss of a day and lack of car we were unable to visit the therapeutic hot ...

Volcano, what volcano?, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano, what volcano?

A travel blog entry by bargreenwood

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... birds high up in the trees, presumably they had flown up there.  The crested one was particularly handsome. We travelled onto La Fortuna waterfall which 12 of the group, including Eric, walked down 700 steps to view at close quarters and some to ...

Torinian account, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Torinian account

A travel blog entry by jfshannon

Day two of the costa rican adventure. Torin here, we just got back from: walking, shopping, eating, walking, walking, walking and walking some more. It was soooo fun. We headed down from our hotel into town and looked at some shops, my sister bought ...

Packing it in.., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Packing it in..

A travel blog entry by sheena-andy

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... the farm was his family’s and we got to meet his father, mother, and brother who all worked there as well.  Costa Ricans are really family oriented people and you often find parents hanging out with their kids and vice versa. The best part of ...

"Der Vulkan"

A travel blog entry by peter.erne.58

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... . Blitzartig ziehe ich das Handy rein. Ich habe Glück, es ist Alles gut gegangen. Über Guapiles geht's nach La Fortuna, meist durch sehr landwirtschaftlich geprägte Landschaften. Wir fahren an endlosen Feldern mit Bananen, Ananas und anderen Früchten ...

Volcano, Waterfall, Lightning, and Lake, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano, Waterfall, Lightning, and Lake

A travel blog entry by lukitolocita

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... the most frightened Liz got was when I mentioned that she probably had an amoeba in her brain getting water up here nose. Haha. We took off from La Fortuna and jumped on the ferry across Lake Arenal to head over to Mondeverde for some zip line tours! ...

From one coast to another, Brasilito via La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

From one coast to another

A travel blog entry by croixfamily

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After leaving Tortuguero we headed inland to La Fortuna. We spent a few extra days there because we ran into friends from Dominical. They drove past us one day in a van and screamed out the window, "Read Your E-mail." We spent lots of time at the hot ...

Day 179, San Carlos Canton, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 179

A travel blog entry by maccamate52

... Christina and took a boat over to Tortuguero. We walked along the beach and saw the sunrise. Great time of the day! We got a bus to Fortuna, where you can see Arenal Volcano. It is a magical site. I can actually see the whole volcano from my hotel ...

La Fortuna: Arenal and Hot Springs, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna: Arenal and Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by journeyjoy

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Left Casa Yoses via taxi and got dropped off at the bus station where we took a bus to La Fortuna. After getting off the bus in La Fortuna, we walked across the street to a series of tour companies. We chose Red Lava tours and made plans to visit the ...

Day 4, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 4

A travel blog entry by ryanaross

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... don't think I will be doing the zip lines. I've also decided not to go on to Monteverde like I had planned since it is a lot like La Fortuna.  At the same time I've decided to stay another night here so that I can do a big hike. Maya went and told me ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by 7cmiller

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... the hot springs entrance fee at a price slightly cheaper than the entrance fee charged at the hot springs. For folks visiting La Fortuna, talk to tour companies to strike a better deal on the entrance fee. Eco Centro Danaus ...

Day Three - Off to the volcano!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day Three - Off to the volcano!

A travel blog entry by genevieve

We leave early in the morning to get to La Fortuna. The drive is beautiful but rough. We just keep driving north and hope we're going in the right direction. Hotel - waaaaaaay in the middle of nowhere up a rocky mountain road. Pick up a ...

New Frienships, Bagaces, Costa Rica travel blog

New Frienships

A travel blog entry by kimlcarter

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... to know her. Other nice people joined us in Liberia and the conversation in the bus was enjoyable. By the time we got to La Fortuna, Sallie and I decided to stay at the same hostel as Elizabeth. And after checking in, we all headed to the Baldi Hot ...

Aug 29, 2013, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Aug 29, 2013

A travel blog entry by brianporter

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Volcanoes and White Water, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcanoes and White Water

A travel blog entry by stacek68

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... - he is not so keen.   Emily dropped us at the bus terminal bright and early Sunday morning for our journey to La Fortuna - a small town at the foot of Volcano Arenal.  On arriving, we were blown away by the size and beauty of this ...

Bienvenidos a Heredia!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Bienvenidos a Heredia!

A travel blog entry by friskyc

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... apartment (unnecessary but appreciated) right across from the school.  Ahhhh... the good life. We had a great morning this morning in La Fortuna.  We went to see La Fortuna waterfall (la Catarata de la Fortuna) in the morning.  Right at ...

Arenal Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal Hanging Bridges

A travel blog entry by purdie

... and plenty of lizards and geckos. There were great views of the volcano and some beautiful overlooks of the jungle itself. It was a beautiful way to end our La Fortuna trip!! Now we're waiting at our hotel for our ride to Liberia. The end has ...

Majestic Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Majestic Volcan Arenal

A travel blog entry by pathube

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... on the Pacuare River, finishing the day at the relaxing Caribbean town of Puerto Viejo.This ended up being a smart decision since La Fortuna didn't seem that exciting. The view from Santa Elena on our way to La Fortuna was quite beautiful; catching our ...

A Hidden Gem, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

A Hidden Gem

A travel blog entry by get_tours

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Located on the side of Lava Lounge in La Fortuna there is an extremely small jewelry store with original creations by designer Daniel Mora Vega. Walk by quickly and you'll miss it! No bigger than 80 square feet, this establishment used to be a garbage ...

Another volcano, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Another volcano

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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... through on the road). In the late afternoon we ended up on a road next to the river that flows past the supermarket in La Fortuna (turn right where the road becomes impassable because of a one-way system, then left at the bottom and park near the ...

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