Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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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 ...

La Fortuna, Bagaces, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by claire-jellard

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... an hour, but then the trouble began! First of all, it took ages to get through the Panamanian customs. However, compared to the Costa Rican authorities, it was a piece of cake! On the Costa Rican side, it was a case of endless form filling in stifling ...

Pura Vida - Costa Rica, Bagaces, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida - Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by tomandlotus

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... just in time for kick off leaving the owner with a rye smile on his face! Heading up through Costa Rica again, we took a horse ride and boat to la fortuna, where Volcan Arena sat. The horse ride was well....interesting. From the outset it was clear that ...

Non-stop action at Arenal!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Non-stop action at Arenal!

A travel blog entry by friskyc

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Hola.  What a day!  It was literally non-stop.  I woke up at 7 after 4 hours sleep (went salsa dancing last night.  My tour guide is an amazing dancer and taught me some fancy footwork.)  Anyway, although I'm not as young as I ...

Zippin along, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Zippin along

A travel blog entry by saroni

... . At this point we have acquired a k-9 friend. We have dinner at the resort, which is expensive but delicious. Whoever told Jamie Costa Rica is cheap was a liar! We haven't found one cheap thing. However, the beautiful flora and fauna makes it worth the ...

Short Stop over, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Short Stop over

A travel blog entry by patrice_eoin

... Lava Lava Man". This man promised lava would be seen but if not a full refund would be given. Low and behold, upon arrival in La Fortuna, we quickly learnt that the volcano had not been active in the last 2 years. Our guide book was evidently out of date. ...

Pura Vida, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by realitycanwait

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... as the rest of the city seemed to wake up. The museum had a pretty big butterfly garden and was filledarcheological artifacts from Costa Rica. Overall, we really enjoyed seeing San Jose and although some parts are rather grungy, it definitely has a unique ...

En dag på cykel, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

En dag på cykel

A travel blog entry by christian1986

... vride min trøje! Indgangen til springvandet var et hus hvor man skulle købe (dyre) billetter, men efter vores opslidende tur op ad Costa Ricas Alpe d'Huez, var vi parate til at betale hvad som helst for at se det åndssvage vandfald. Og jeg må sige at ...

Day at the Coffee plantation, San Carlos, Costa Rica travel blog

Day at the Coffee plantation

A travel blog entry by anthie

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... The coffee plantation where we planned to visit. It began pouring rain as we got there and out we went still for our plantation tour. Costa Rica is famous for its coffee and we got to learn how it's picked and proceeded. We got a tour of the coffee ...

Cahuita to La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Cahuita to La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by shoestring

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... She promptly showed me the little frog that I had been searching for he is so beautiful and I think the most photographed frog in Costa Rica as I took about 70 photos I just couldn't help myself .Then went for a leisurely stroll along the beach front and ...

The Trifecta..., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

The Trifecta...

A travel blog entry by bpancoast

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Our day began with a 5am wake up call to ready ourselves for a busy day ahead. We assisted in rounding up 39 residents from Manos, directed by an army of volunteers and staff from Manos Abiertas. Bags, restless people, food, and tying wheelchairs to the ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by indiana-jane

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... gemacht habe, ich werde diese in der Schweiz wiederholen. Caveing waren nur wir und ein Holländer der gerade gestern in Costa Rica angekommen war. Im Dorf angekommen war dass nach einer harten Frucht deren Namen ich jetzt gerade nicht komme (ca 50 ...

The Medical Clinic, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

The Medical Clinic

A travel blog entry by millhousers

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... of the volcano, lake, and rainforest.  Joe's 93 year old grandfather Bruce was visiting for a couple weeks. According to them, Costa Rica is as elder-friendly as it is kid-friendly.   During the entire visit, Vivian was anti-social, not ...

Parque Nacional Volcán Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Parque Nacional Volcán Arenal

A travel blog entry by susranita

... a mi que esa noche soñaba que me mordía una serpiente venenosa... A las 2.30pm cogimos el autobús de vuelta. En La Fortuna comimos en ---------, un sitio muy recomendable. Los mejores casados que hemos comido hasta ahora y el trato buenísimo. Además ...

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

La Fortuna - Vulkan Arenal

A travel blog entry by sandyundnati

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... auf der ganzen Fahrt keine Gelegenheit hatten, etwas vernünftiges zu essen, war unser nächstes Vorhaben ein Restaurant zu suchen. La Fortuna sowie Manuel Antonio erwiesen sich bei Nacht als weniger gefährlich als San Jose und wir fühlten uns ...

Costa Rica in One Week, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Rica in One Week

A travel blog entry by aksheehan

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Our week was spent doing as many adventures as possible.  We spent the first few days in La Fortuna at a nice resort. I went white water rafting and canyoning for the first time.  We went to Playa Samara and Playa Tamarindo the rest of the week. ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by simonwood

La ...

Rainforest, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rainforest

A travel blog entry by peterndolly

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... suspension of these buses as every bump and unevenness, and there are plenty of those, is transmitted straight through the seat. La Fortuna is a rainforest and volcano resort at the base of the Arenal volcano. It seems after the eruption in 1997 occurred ...

Teatro Nacional, Coffee, Churches and Topiary, Arenal, Costa Rica travel blog

Teatro Nacional, Coffee, Churches and Topiary

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

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... produce an excellent coffee bean, or at last that was once the case but climate change is affecting the coffee producers in Costa Rica.  The Seattle Times ran an article recently outline the problems these farmers are facing and it is very serious. ...

White Water Rafting, Zipline, Active Volcano., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

White Water Rafting, Zipline, Active Volcano.

A travel blog entry by austinke

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... sleep did Kim good (or at least she's convinced me of that!) so we're getting ready for another day of adventure here in Costa Rica. We finished complimentary breakfast at the resort, and then the bus from the zip line company picked us up right on time. ...

Captivating Costa Rica, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Captivating Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by kimbos

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... caught the bus from San Jose - quite a comfortable bus for 4.5 hours through some gorgeous mountainous plantation country. Into La Fortuna which is a tiny little tourist mecca...every corner covered with souvenir shops and cafes, pizza places and really ...

Arenal Springs (Max), La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal Springs (Max)

A travel blog entry by chabot-simard

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C'est quoi la logique...... Y fait 30-35C pis on se baigne dans les bains thermaux à 36-38C.... Sous un soleil de plomb!!!!! Sérieusement cet endroit est toujours aussi ...

Never thought abseiling could be so much fun!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Never thought abseiling could be so much fun!

A travel blog entry by pimpernel

canyoning active ...

Zip line, San Carlos, Costa Rica travel blog

Zip line

A travel blog entry by we32costarica

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Those of you who had proper parents intent on helping you listen to and heed your own heart and head in the midst of adolescent peer pressure - or those of you who attempt to parent in this same spirit- have heard or said some variant on this: "if Joey ...

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