Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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Mount Arenal and La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Mount Arenal and La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by jinghra

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... all around blast. Friday-We got up in the morning and walked to a local swimming hole. It was beautiful--exactly what I thought Costa Rica would be. Clear water, nice and cool. The pictures from this day are up on my webshots. We spent hours ...

Day 1, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by hcasaintsmt2014

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We made it!  And we will give our attention to prayer and the ministry of the world.  Acts ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by jason_rae

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... ! At one point it looked like we drove into a cloud. It wasn´t quite like  fog that I am use to. Anyways got to La Fortuna eventually. Immediately off the bus we were hounded by people trying to sell us on their hotel or hostel or whatever. We were ...

Day 6 - morning alone & Baldi hotsprings, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 6 - morning alone & Baldi hotsprings

A travel blog entry by dylika

Dylan's spelunking Dani's pedi Crocodiles, Lizards & Ants oh my! Night at the hotsprings with volcano ...

volcano,  hot springs and cocktails, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

volcano, hot springs and cocktails

A travel blog entry by terrym

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... for today  as a practice and, if it works, I will fill in other details.  Suffice to say that I am in Costa rica, it is fab, everyday and every `place seems to have a  differenty climate., The food is often very good or, alternatively we ...

Peru Update, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Peru Update

A travel blog entry by allieadventures

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... very similar to American Sign Language. The alphabet is the same, and most of the signs. He was showing me the local signs for Costa Rica, San Jose, Limon, and some other towns.  I asked him where he went to school and if they signed there or if ...

WHEEEEE..., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

WHEEEEE...

A travel blog entry by trockie

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... of danger, so be selective."                - quote from Costa Rica Adventure Guide If it wasn't dangerous, why would I select it???? We ended up doing a total of 4 rappels, the ...

Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna,  Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan Arenal

A travel blog entry by msminty

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We opt to fly to Arenal rather than take the bus. It's only 30 minutes to fly and $100. Well worth it! Again it's a mini plane, although this one is even smaller then the last one. It's quite exciting :-) We stay at the Observatory Lodge, the only hotel ...

It's a rainforest after all!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

It's a rainforest after all!

A travel blog entry by hamiltonfamily

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... is only my imagination.  Later in the day - from San Jose Well, it wasn't my imagination at all! As we are driving to La Fortuna from our lodge, passing the volcano (or up till now where we had assumed the volcano to be), the clouds parted and low ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by escapingseattle

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Jour 2 - Départ pour La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Jour 2 - Départ pour La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by schamberland

... : banane plantain frit avec saveur de lime et sel. Et on repart pour un petit tour de bus. 13h30 ------- Nous avons choisi le La Fortuna backpacker hostel pour nous loger cette nuit. La chambre est très propres et l'ambiance est très calme. ...

Cerro hiking, alcool et souper avec 4 québ, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Cerro hiking, alcool et souper avec 4 québ

A travel blog entry by schamberland

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... 233;.de plus, il ne restait pas de place disponible pour faire cette activité. Nous avons donc décidé d'aller monter la mont Cerro. 8h15 ------- Nous allons prendre le buffet déjeuner de l'hôtel. Riz avec des fèves, ...

Sep 07, 2012, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Sep 07, 2012

A travel blog entry by icharus22

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Arenal - The other Kilauea, La Fortuna-Arenal, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal - The other Kilauea

A travel blog entry by shanejaime

Buenos Dias! Hola! We arrived in Arenal yesterday after a 7 - 8 hour journey by boat and bus. We spent the night in the thermal pools in the back of our resort. It was very relaxing after the travels. Last night I woke up to a loud bang. At first I ...

Bread Heaven or Hell???, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Bread Heaven or Hell???

A travel blog entry by tinsels_travels

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... party. Jules and i went to the National Museum in San Jose.. I enjoyed this.. learnt more about the history of Costa Rica and its people.  Ive never seen such a mix of people all from the one country (well ok America ...

Cloud Forests, Volcanos and Waterfalls, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Cloud Forests, Volcanos and Waterfalls

A travel blog entry by karen.toft

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... to La Fortuna and hiked around at the Volcano.  It was so completely different here to anywhere else I’ve been in Costa Rica, it was like a completely different country.  We hiked through huge 15 foot grasses and over volcanic rocks and in ...

Dag 4 - Natonal Geográfica!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Dag 4 - Natonal Geográfica!

A travel blog entry by dimitri_sophie

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Sophie en Dimi groeten 's ochtends de dingen: dag zonnetje in de lucht zo blauw! Dag hangmat met een toverzicht! DAG VULKAAN!!!! Via een gouden tip van de gids aan het observatorium, gaan we deze ochtend op zoek naar natuurlijke hotsprings – de ...

River Torro....or riding the bull!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

River Torro....or riding the bull!

A travel blog entry by sezzagoesnative

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... stayed in beautiful Colonial towns, scuba dived with turtles and now we´ve been running the rapids in inflatable boats! Welcome to Costa Rica. Beautiful green countryside and volcanoes. One volcano that we can see from our hotel smokes in the morning - ...

Hot Springs and Lava, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Hot Springs and Lava

A travel blog entry by chrismcadam

I finally made it to the hot springs in La Fortuna, and it was definitely worth the wait.. The place is straight up amazing.. I paid a good amount to get in, but it was absolutely worth every penny. There were over a dozen natural hot spring pools ...

Costa Rica Day 3, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica Day 3

A travel blog entry by cieldolphin

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At day 3, I am now awed and entertained by the traffic choreography on the streets of Costa Rica. On our daily complimetary breakfast, my friend and I sit on the outdoor patio of the café and watch the traffic outside. We both agreed that road rage seems ...

Travelling, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Travelling

A travel blog entry by bargreenwood

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... top level which was home to Iguanas.  Some of these creatures were vast, with males being bright orange - very strange.  La Fortuna is a town created out of nowhere to cater for tourism, all in the last 20 years when word of its attractions got ...

Rice and Beans, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rice and Beans

A travel blog entry by miller.mba2011

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... boat almost flipped, but we arrived downstream safe and soaked. The rest of the bus ride was silent after paddling for 30k's however. La Fortuna is the closest town to Volcano Arenal. We hired a guide to take us through the lush forest and get as close ...

Volcano - but no fuego, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano - but no fuego

A travel blog entry by astoriavslb

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... place to cater to the number of tourists they had. There were clear signs on the road and we found our way easily to La Fortuna, 3 hours away, even though we were only some really winding roads. Another thing we noticed was the natural beauty of this ...

Conquering My Fear, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Conquering My Fear

A travel blog entry by sacker33

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Day 3 Wednesday morning - Another early morning wake up 6am. The day was misty and gray which seemed to enhance the smell of the flowers. I've seen candles with the scent "rainforest"...I now know the real scent and its a blend of floral, rain, ...

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

La Fortuna, Arenal

A travel blog entry by lrhalladay

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... of rafting, we were all ready for some dry clothes and a big tipical style Tico lunch at Tia Rosita. We stayed at Hotel La Fortuna for two nights, which was located near the base of the Arenal volcano (which sadly hasn't been active for about two ...

A very pleasant surprise, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

A very pleasant surprise

A travel blog entry by alansdown-allen

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... and quite excited when we pulled over!), then we drove through Canas, where we dropped them off and up around Lake Arenal. Costa Rica is probably the richest Central American country and prices here are quite high. There also seems to be a lot of ...

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 ...

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