Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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Near-drowning experience!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Near-drowning experience!

A travel blog entry by matt.s.wise

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... through (Paul has technically been dead at least twice but is still here to tell his tales!), so I leapt. People we'd met in La Fortuna had said that if you do jump at the swimming hole, make sure you land away from the waterfall so you don't ...

White water rafting….. and Tequila!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

White water rafting….. and Tequila!

A travel blog entry by dimparcio

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... chairs in the semi outdoors restaurant area. We say our goodbyes to Bianca who is meeting up with her ‘boyfriend’ in La Fortuna this evening; he is with a tour group and travelling through here today and she intends to spend the next few ...

Springing into Tourist Mode, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Springing into Tourist Mode

A travel blog entry by tanirikiki

... Having discovered that Arenal was no longer an active volcano, we decided to skip the walk to see rocks and headed instead to the La Fortuna waterfalls. I waited for my friends at the top of the looking point, positive I would not make the 433 step trek ...

Dans la jungle,  In the Jungle, Arenal, Costa Rica travel blog

Dans la jungle, In the Jungle

A travel blog entry by alarose

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... avec les autres étudiants de Intercultura.  Ils sortent à tous les soirs et ils sont entrain de vider la réserve de bière au Costa Rica.  Par contre, je suis sortie pour aller danser avec Amy, mon amie, et Enrique.  Je me ...

Dag 6 La Fortuna, San Carlos, Costa Rica travel blog

Dag 6 La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by martinitravels

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... toeristen'. De reis naar ons volgende plaatsje Sarapiqui is zo'n 111 km. Daar zou je normaal gesproken 1 uur en 40 min over doen. In Costa doe je daar bijna 4 uur over. De weg is onverlicht en om 5 uur is het al donker. Op de weg vind je naast auto's en ...

Arrival in San Jose and travel to La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arrival in San Jose and travel to La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by kevincsmith03

I didn't account for the hours lost flying from LA to San Jose CR so the 7 hour flight I thought I had to sleep on was really 5. Oops. Alamo rental couldn't be bothered to have the car I reserved available so I had a private transfer from San Jose to ...

Rafts of Egrits!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rafts of Egrits!

A travel blog entry by badmanfamily

... good time. Afterwards, we were driven (by the same guy and his friend) to a farmhouse where we ate lunch, which was a typical Costa Rican dish but was very delicious ! We were treated very well, given coffee and a personal coffee talk as well as a ...

Bocas de Toro- La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Bocas de Toro- La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by susranita

... Y es que a nosotros los turistas nos rebosan y eso se nota. Sin embargo cuando rascas el barniz turístico, vislumbras la Costa Rica de los Ticos. Como ese día en Sixaola, pueblo fronterizo con un puente de hierro y madera que hay que cruzar a ...

this is only for a few but I need addresse, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

this is only for a few but I need addresse

A travel blog entry by terrym

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will send this to everyone as I can´t select but can the people below send addresses so that I can send postcards to the weans Michael and Lorna Brendan and Joni Mark and Delia Nic and Greg Lisa and Simon my work and Siobhan cause she likes postcards ...

¡Pura vida!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

¡Pura vida!

A travel blog entry by kpieroth

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Well, I think it's safe to say that every day is better than the last in Costa Rica! This morning we went swimming under a waterfall and it was AMAZING. Unfortunately, the pictures don't do it justice, but it was so pretty. In order to get to the ...

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 ...

Vulkan Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulkan Arenal

A travel blog entry by _aarolilja

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La fortuna er en liten by som ligger i frodig regnskog rundt vulkan Arenal over 1000 moh nord i Costa Rica. Denne vulkanen er fortsatt aktiv og befolkningen i byen er stadig redd for et plutselig vulkanutbrudd. Det forrige vulkanutbruddet var paa ...

Restaurante Nene, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Restaurante Nene

A travel blog entry by get_tours

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... our first night in Costa Rica we ate at Nene's Restaurant (also called Restaurante Nene’s), located in the heart of La Fortuna, Arenal. Our waiter, and owner of the restaurant, Mario, was incredibly welcoming and hospitable. Nene’s had a ...

Kicking Ass in the Wimpy Boat, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Kicking Ass in the Wimpy Boat

A travel blog entry by hughsie23

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After the previous nights escapades, I was really surpirsed to wake up feeling well rested, but poor Tom on the otherhand was a tad bit hungover and suffering from the beginning effects of Montezuma's Revenge.  We were prebooked to go ...

Vulcano Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulcano Arenal

A travel blog entry by xlotusx

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... de kjørte som noen gærninger, regnet styrtet ned og veiene var veldig dårlig. Helskinna klarte vi iallefall å komme til La Fortuna seint på kvelden. La Fortuna ligger rett ved foten av en levende vulkan. Til og med backpackere som ...

Greetings from Volcano View Villas, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Greetings from Volcano View Villas

A travel blog entry by valetroy

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... falls and broken limbs and insurance cover.  But a relaxing soak in some totally opulent hot springs soothed my poor aching self. Costa Rica is costly - it's just not possible to do anything for free, every single thing has an entrance fee - but ...

La fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La fortuna

A travel blog entry by crtravel

We arrived in La Fortuna by this thing called Jeep Boat Jeep (They were taxis and not jeeps). The volcano Arenal was huge and you could see it everywhere you went! Our hostel was super awesome! It had a pool and hammocks and a really nice couch that they ...

Reward time! , La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Reward time!

A travel blog entry by walkertech

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Today we were picked up from the town where we are building and taken to La Fortuna, a tourist town at the foot of Volcan Arenal. On the way we visited a famous high bridge where we stopped to take a few pictures. We were picked up by Alonso who spoke ...

I forgot one thing...., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

I forgot one thing....

A travel blog entry by bronds12

I got thrown out of the raft when we where white water rafting. I tried to pull Dennis in with me but couldn't do it.... He later elbowed me in the eye he says accidentally. That's what he always said when we were kids, so not believing ...

In the Jungle, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

In the Jungle

A travel blog entry by sianm_jones

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Bore cynnar arall oherwydd fy mod wedi becio i fynd ar daith i weld bach o fyd natur Costa Rica yn y Cano Nature Reserve. Ar y ffordd fe wnaethon ni stopio yn las iguanas i weld iguanas. Roedd rhai o nhw yn enfawr. Dyma oedd y tro cyntaf i fi weld nhw yn ...

Vulkan Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulkan Arenal

A travel blog entry by jerrytrip

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Wir übernachten im kleinen Ort La Fortuna neben dem imposanten Vulkan 'Arenal'. Eigentlich war der Plan, glühende Lava zu sehen wie in unserem Reiseführer von 2010 beschrieben. Damals gab es häufig (wie ich verstanden habe fast ...

Dec 25, 2014, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Dec 25, 2014

A travel blog entry by trivia

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White water rafting, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

White water rafting

A travel blog entry by bronds12

On our way to white water ...

Vulkan Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulkan Arenal

A travel blog entry by mittelamerika

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... tolle Ausblicke auf den Vulkan, den Arenalsee und den Regenwald. Nachdem wir wieder alle komplett waren fuhren wir in die Stadt La Fortuna, um dort Waesche zu waschen und ins Internet zu gehen. Wir hoffen, dass unsere Waesche gleich noch passt und ...

Volcano Time, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcano Time

A travel blog entry by jessi330

... Costa Rica they tell you the roads are bad. Well, not this one. We get there about 4.5 hours later.  Bus: San Jose - La Fortuna Fare:  Duration: 4.5 hours paved It is so hot and humid there! We get off the bus and there are some tour operators ...

Flying back to Miami, San Carlos Canton, Costa Rica travel blog

Flying back to Miami

A travel blog entry by michaelgarcia

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The same distance that we took 3 houts to rive form the International Airport, took us 25 minutes in a double prop, 12 seat plane. It was not too bad. WE arrived here at Juan Santamaria airport and are waiting for our flights. Mine to Miami, the girls ...

Fantas-TICO, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Fantas-TICO

A travel blog entry by hollynjym

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... a place I had wanted to stay at for years.  When we came before it was considered high end at the time under Costa Rican standards and I absolutely loved it.  It was rustic and blended well with the rainforest.  It was hands down the most ...

Day 2: La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 2: La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by stacyhanson

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... we joined them. Ate lunch at Resturante Nenes, http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g309226-d1232382-Reviews-Nene_s_RestaurantLa_Fortuna_de_San_Carlos_Arenal_Volcano_National_Park_Province_.html.  Jorge, our guide, says he likes the ceviche ...

Number Two, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Number Two

A travel blog entry by danica-altin

... time despite almost being left behind at the rest stop... NBD again.     Upon arrival in La Fortuna, we checked in to ¨Costa Rica´s only 5-star hostel.¨ The rooms are nothing fancy, but the whole property is like ...

Wedding Day, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Wedding Day

A travel blog entry by andyandjen

Aftre sleeping in a bit, the best men met up at Josh's room and then headed down to the restaurant at the resort for an early lunch. Josh was treating the guys to a day of Stand-Up Paddleboarding on Lake Arenal. The excursion van picked us up and drove ...

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