Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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Lost Canon Waterfall Repelling Tour with Desafio, Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica travel blog

Lost Canon Waterfall Repelling Tour with Desafio

A travel blog entry by brazoo

... plans that are tight to do this tour because most likely you will be late for your next appointment. I think when in the La Fortuna area I would rate this a must do adventure, once in a lifetime and interact with great Tico guides. Their information ...

Volcan Arenal, fauna locale et attrapes-touristes, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan Arenal, fauna locale et attrapes-touristes

A travel blog entry by ailesdepoulets

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... le 2ème tour, Geneviève me souligne qu'elle a vu un toucan...on ne sait toutefois pas s'il s'appelait Sam... PS8: Max, au Costa Rica, il y a des arbres girafes. Mais on n'en a pas encore vu 3 un par-dessus l'autre... On continue les ...

Long bus ride, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Long bus ride

A travel blog entry by blizted

... ! 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 ...

Tractor Ride Take 2, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Tractor Ride Take 2

A travel blog entry by dexle

... on a luxurious bus to La Fortuna where we all fell asleep for several hours. When we reached reached the very touristy town of La Fortuna, pretty though it was, their way to welcome us was with the worst carnival ever! Giant trucks were blocking the road ...

Rafting et visite du Rio Celeste, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rafting et visite du Rio Celeste

A travel blog entry by karinebottine

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... un autre bus, qui, lui, nous a déposés dans un autre village, pour retourner à San Rafael de Guatuso, pour finalement arriver à La Fortuna... Ouf, le système d'autobus est plutôt compliqué et pas très bien fait, nous sommes sans cesse en train de ...

National Park Volcan Arenal, Volcan Arenal, Costa Rica travel blog

National Park Volcan Arenal

A travel blog entry by cheroutre

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... info@arenalobservatorylodge.com © Arenal Observatory 1998-2006 Lodge Phone (506) 2479-10-70 Fax (506) 2479-1074 La Fortuna, Costa Rica Tweede dag in La Selva. VAnmorgen bij het ontbijt Birthe ontmoet, een Duitse studente biologie die ...

Eruption, Tabacon, Costa Rica travel blog

Eruption

A travel blog entry by la-vie-de-suz

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Vulcan death-grip in Costa Rip-Off, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Vulcan death-grip in Costa Rip-Off

A travel blog entry by larryweil

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... that without making it sound dodgy, is there?  I think there must a slight cultural difference between Europe and Costa Rica as I realised when said masseuse’s interpretation of a soft massage can best be described as the combination of a ...

Parents' Visit, Puntarenas, Jaco, and La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Parents' Visit

A travel blog entry by jinghra

... Bar. It is a nice title for hooker bar. I think I was the only girl in there who wasn't working. Prostitution is legal in Costa Rica and it was an experience being in there with the gringos. It was all older American men and young Ticas around my age. It ...

CO$T-a  Rica!!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

CO$T-a Rica!!

A travel blog entry by nick-heather5

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... , a bottle of water might be 1532 colones, which we end up paying for with 2 bills and like 6 coins. It´s craziness!! La Fortuna is definitely a change from many of the other places we have seen. There are very few backpackers, and many Latin American ...

Days 40 - 42-  volcanos and Hot Springs, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Days 40 - 42- volcanos and Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by ai_firestone

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We arrived in La Fortuna, a small town at the base of Volcan Arenal for a couple days do adventure and relaxation. La Fortuna is named because the volcano does not flow that way- meaning it remained un touched during the massive eruption of 1968 that ...

Rappelling and rafting..., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rappelling and rafting...

A travel blog entry by interlocking

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First stop, the Arenal Volcano!  Did some rappelling down some waterfalls and then rafting in the afternoon... Amazing...   d ...

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

Arenal Volcano...

A travel blog entry by interlocking

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just some random Arenal volcano photos that our rafting guide took... D ...

Mar 10, 2012, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Mar 10, 2012

A travel blog entry by allishatch

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Day 5, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by hcasaintsmt2014

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... pancakes with peanut butter, syrup, and watermelon on the side.  After breakfast we headed down to the local grocery store in la Fortuna and formed an assembly line. Eight of us lined up as we went through the aisles and filled our bags to the top. ...

Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal

A travel blog entry by audio

... was a tough decision. Alas the road ahead won us over and we finished the 5 hour trip to Arenal. *Side Note* Roads in Costa Rica are one thing: varying sized pot holes in certain areas, rough sections of road, one lane rusty bridges that are falling ...

Ziiiiiipliiiiiiiine!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Ziiiiiipliiiiiiiine!

A travel blog entry by sheena-andy

... wife, runs the Rustic Lodge and they are all so friendly. One thing I'm not sure if we mentioned is that everyone here in Costa Rica has been so warm, friendly and well mannered. There doesn't seem to be much crime and the rudest people we've encountered ...

Journey through the clouds to a very shy volcano!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Journey through the clouds to a very shy volcano!

A travel blog entry by charlotte

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... I really do not still understand you. The views and scenery were a stark contrast to the city. Green hillsides, farmland, very mountaineous as Costa Rica is on a plate line near to the equator. I was very glad I did not have any breakfast as I am not ...

White Water Rafting & Farewell Dinner, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

White Water Rafting & Farewell Dinner

A travel blog entry by magnoliakitties

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... a tree frog that was green and black but poisonous. Then we got back on the bus for another hour and 45 minute ride to La Fortuna where we did more shopping. The last part of the day was the Farewell Dinner. There was a band playing Costa Rican music and ...

Hikes, hot spring and Tarzan swings - for free, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Hikes, hot spring and Tarzan swings - for free

A travel blog entry by wsbyama

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... bus-boat-bus (even though they tell you it's jeep-boat-jeep) journey from Monteverde, we arrived in the picturesque surrounds of La Fortuna. From the peaceful, but choppy, Lago Arenal, to the horizon-dominating peaks of Volcan Arenal and Cerro Chatto. La ...

Pura Vida!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida!

A travel blog entry by rachelsworld

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... fun, and even had us high fiving with our paddles as we shouted 'pura vida', which literally means 'pure life' and is the Costa rican saying for everything! I guess it's a bit like Hakuna Matata in Swahili, it just means 'no worries, life's good, enjoy ...

Last day in Costa Rica, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Last day in Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by laura981

So we wake up, shower, and pack our stuff. It is raining out which means none of Amanda's stuff that she washed dried.  If we want to return the car on time and not pay any extra money then we have to leave by 11am.  I have already comes to ...

ARENAL and Surroundings, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

ARENAL and Surroundings

A travel blog entry by trinitrish

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... La Fortuna in the early afternoon. On a whim, we asked the owner of Mi Tierra about recommended places to stay while in La Fortuna. I had researched several places on the net and through hostel bookers but hadnt actually booked any as I figured I would do ...

on the edge of a volcano, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

on the edge of a volcano

A travel blog entry by laurihart

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... top of the arenal volcano and a bunch of bugs and birds.  Eventually Are & I roll out.of bed and we hit La Fortuna for breakfast. Best of breakfast was R's carrot & orange juice shake.  Yum. We decide todrive around the volcano area. ...

spa ho's, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

spa ho's

A travel blog entry by laurihart

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or sp-os...we head to the hot springs.  D & Rach are getting massages and I get a facial.  what's not to like?  Hot cabana boys.  Ot pools.  Spectacular setting,  Relaxing music, sound of the river nearby the open ...

Rara Avis and the tractor of pain, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rara Avis and the tractor of pain

A travel blog entry by dylang

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La Fortuna, San Carlos Canton, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by kingy2

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... a nurse in a private hospital down the road as we think the leg may need a further looking at.... Who said romance is dead! La Fortuna DAY THREE Up, breakfast and down the medical centre by nine only to find the doctor is not there until eleven, so we ...

Day 4, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Day 4

A travel blog entry by hcasaintsmt2014

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... perseveres. Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be sealed; where there is knowledge, it will pass away." Hasta La Juega! (We think this is spelled right, but not for certain.)   ...

Pura Vida, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by rachelniewiada

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... For canyoneering, we reppeled down gorgeous waterfalls (have you ever seen an ugly one? Let's be real.) in the rainforest around Costa Rica's Arenal volcano. It was such an adrenaline rush as we desended the volcano with the falls pushing us forward. We ...

Arenal Volcano & the Cerro Chato, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal Volcano & the Cerro Chato

A travel blog entry by felixyorugua

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Gab: Before I begin describing what we did today, I would like to draw your attention to the pictures of our "jungle tent" at the Essence Arenal youth hostel. It was a bit basic but at least we had a lamp inside. At night we heard coyotes howling before ...

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