Travel Blogs from La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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Backpackers Raid The Gourmet Tabacon Hot Springs, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Backpackers Raid The Gourmet Tabacon Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by inoursuitcase

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We immediately changed hotels to a small family run hotel called La Choz Inn then went shopping and got sorted in civilization. I bought some ivory nut jewelery and a little wooden Olive Ridley turtle to satisfy my obsession with them. It was a rain ...

Costa Alotta, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Costa Alotta

A travel blog entry by millarmotortour

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... ziplines, highest one 130 m, longest one 870 m, fastest 60 km/hr. Great time!! Then we followed the popular trip to La Fortuna where Central America´s most active volcano Arenal stands 1633 m above the city. In 1968 an explosion killed 80 people and ...

Volcan Arenal., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Volcan Arenal.

A travel blog entry by lankylizards

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... to unless you have to. But, the bus ride we took yesterday went rather smoothly, and we are now in the lovely town of La Fortuna. Today we hiked 6km to the falls here in Fortuna. They were awesome, and the hike was amazing. We went swimming and ...

Not really roughing it., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Not really roughing it.

A travel blog entry by wyoming20

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... there. We started our La Fortuna adventures by going swimming in the hostel swimming pool... yes, my hostel has a swimming pool. I love Costa Rica hostels! Yes, it was a bit more expensive than I had been paying (a wooping $10), but sometimes you just ...

Adventures galore in La Fortuna!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Adventures galore in La Fortuna!

A travel blog entry by natandcraig

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Next stop was our final destination with our wonderful GAP group...and what a way to end the tour! We continued our Costa Rica adrenaline rush by heading on to the town of La Fortuna. We had three days here and we signed up for as many activities as we ...

Christmas Day 2008, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Christmas Day 2008

A travel blog entry by stix_na

... -directed kaleidoscopics. Large black predatory birds - hawks? vultures? - with wingspans of three-four feet http://www.1-costaricalink.com/costa_rica_fauna/black_vulture.htm soared like Afghan kites, dove within a few meters of us, then back out into ...

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

busride to La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by dreamteam

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... Bus  gings dann weiter richtung Vulkangebiet nach La Fortuna. Nach zirka 5 Stunden Fahrt erreichten wir dann erschoepft La Fortuna. Der Vulkan Arenal ist allgegenwaertig hier. Eine kleine Rauchsaeule steigt aus seinem Krater in die Luft. Ein sehr ...

Sleepless in La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Sleepless in La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by swyla.travel

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... the volcano has been dormant for the past month. Oh well. The hostel was offering tours at some of the cheapest rates in La Fortuna we could find. The zip line tour was incredible. Sang looked great with all the gear on: And I looked spectacular ...

May 13, 2010, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

May 13, 2010

A travel blog entry by floorgijsopreis

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Pampering ourselves, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Pampering ourselves

A travel blog entry by simon.caryn

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Sunday 4th September: We were heading to another part of Costa Rica today – called La Fortuna – and to get there you have a couple of options. In a straight line from Monteverde to La Fortuna it shouldn't take that long, but there is a massive ...

mal fotk, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

mal fotk

A travel blog entry by zalazala

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Mal fotk za vas ...

Pura Vida, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida

A travel blog entry by claudiacfavre

... into the lake.  Since we were wet from the rain anyway, we decided to jump in the freezing cold pool- very refreshing!  Costa Rica is cool but EXPENSIVE and TOURISTY!  For instance, just hiking cost us $10 and if we had wanted to see ...

La fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La fortuna

A travel blog entry by klynch35313

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... the start to a fantastic weekend!! 5 of us went away for the weekend and I managed to tick off all the remaining things on my Costa Rica to do list!! Saturday morning the farm was having an 'earth day' combined with a party for Father's Day so people were ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by ronald

More short notes! I arrived with the group at La Fortuna. So far things have been good. I had a big icecream with cactusfruit taste, guanabana and condensades milk with higos (whatever they are). Soon we´re heading to hot springs to take a swim and ...

The golden waterfalls, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

The golden waterfalls

A travel blog entry by joaopisco

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... preços em colones aos turistas, muitos deles perguntam quantos dólares são”. É precisamente esta atitude que criou esta Costa Rica inflacionada e, a espaços, sem respeito pelos “gringos”. A propósito, já contei aqui porque é que ...

La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by anywherebuthere

... . The Taxi never showed. We would have been stuck out there all night only for a nice Mexican family gave us a lift back to La Frortuna. The funny thing was they thought we were Americans and started to give us a hard time about  our ...

reservations cancelled, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

reservations cancelled

A travel blog entry by sarah_brody

Our travels from Tortuguero to La Fortuna went quite smoothly. We paid the extra bit of money to get a minivan to take us into town from the boat rather than public transit. We saved ourselves a lot of time. Unfortunately we arrived to some bad news... ...

Monkey business...., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Monkey business....

A travel blog entry by josiejojo

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... my own but Grace had limited time so I needed to find another way.  Luckily there are a series of shuttle buses that run throughout Costa Rica, it was $35 one way, a bit steep but definitely worth it as we left at 8am (was actually 9, but I ...

Arenal volcano, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Arenal volcano

A travel blog entry by mrandmrsmurrell

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... to grimy mechanics to the voluptuous Costa Rican women who are not shy when it comes to revealing their flesh. La Fortuna is a happy, hedonistic village right next to a very active volcano.  This was another shy volcano and revealed ...

La Fortuna - die Glückliche..., La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

La Fortuna - die Glückliche...

A travel blog entry by bergfex75

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... 2 Tage ständig verfolgen wird, weil: der Arenal ist in dieser Region allgegenwärtig. Und trotzdem wird unsere Zeit in La Fortuna überraschenderweise nicht von diesem Vulkan bestimmt, sondern ganz klar vom Wasser. Bei allen 3 Aktivitäten spielt das ...

Fireflies, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Fireflies

A travel blog entry by swyla.travel

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... I had to take the rest of mine to go because the yellow car with tour guide showed up. He obviously loved his job, grew up in La Fortuna and knew a lot about the history of the volcano. After we arrived at the site he took us and the 2 Finnish guys with ...

Rafting and Quad biking in La Fortuna, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Rafting and Quad biking in La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by craigandnat

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... signed up for as many activities as we could. We kicked off with canyoning.  We headed high up into the jungle hills of La Fortuna, got strapped up in harnesses and off we went through the river canyon.  It was a mix of scrambling through narrow ...

Spewing lava and Roman Baths, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Spewing lava and Roman Baths

A travel blog entry by andrea_and_eric

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... website for the place, its pretty cool. (Since I don´t have pics right now) http://www.destination360.com/central-america/costa-rica/baldi-hot-springs.php The next day I had planned on going rappelling down waterfalls, but after discovering it cost ...

A Tale of 3 Buses, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

A Tale of 3 Buses

A travel blog entry by swyla.travel

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... weren´t a lot of foreigners in Liberia, probably because there´s not much to do or see there. Here in La Fortuna there are tons. One of the Costa Rican beers, Imperial, is quite tasty and light. Tomorrow we hope to do a volcano walk at night and ...

pesacenje, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

pesacenje

A travel blog entry by zalazala

zdejle je ura tam nekje okoli 1.30pm in ravno sva se vrnili iz Cataratas - oz. po domace iz ogleda enga slapa, ki je kao ful lep. No, poleg tega, da sam slap ni nic posebnega je vredno omembe dejstvo, da sva do teh Catarat pesacili in sicer ene 5km v ...

Week 16 - Fortuna (Costa Rica), La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Week 16 - Fortuna (Costa Rica)

A travel blog entry by rolls

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... more about the stars to be able to distinguish them as I travel to different continents. Nov 20th & 21st - Merida to La Fortuna (Costa Rica) Had pretty much the whole day to chill for the upcoming journey to Costa Rica so took it nice and easy. ...

From the frying pan to the fire, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

From the frying pan to the fire

A travel blog entry by lisaknott

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... buffet dinner and further slow poaching in thermal pools that had to be addressed. The following day we took a taxi to La Fortuna Waterfall.  The steep climg down to the base of the falls was prompting thoughts of dread for the return climb up! ...

Its getting hot in here !!, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Its getting hot in here !!

A travel blog entry by trush-parul2011

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La Fortuna -10th sept We headed out in the morning not too early on a shuttle bus. The bus took us through the neighbouring towns and then stopped at the side of Laguna de Arenal. We headed out on a nice boat trip along the lake with an amazing view of ...

Fahrt nach La Fortuna und Resort am Arenal, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Fahrt nach La Fortuna und Resort am Arenal

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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... sollte einmal sein eigenes Land bereisen. La Fortuna ist eine l''ndliche Stadt in San Carlos, in der Provinz Alajuela, Costa Rica. La Fortuna erhielt seinen Namen nach dem Ausbruch des Vulkans Arenal 1968. La Fortuna war ursprünglich als "El ...

Hanging Bridges und Proyecto Asis, La Fortuna, Costa Rica travel blog

Hanging Bridges und Proyecto Asis

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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... . 80 % der Tiere bei Asis sind Wildtiere, die teilweise unter qualvollen Bedingungen als Haustiere gehalten wurden. Nachdem in Costa Rica das Halten von wilden Tieren als Haustiere unter drastische Strafen gestellt wurde, kommen die Besitzer teilweise ...

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