Travel Blogs from La Fortuna
... everything had gone up for the easter weekend :( I was also annoyed at having to pay an entry fee (probably $10, I actually forget) just to go on the beach for a short stroll, but once again got free transportation, as someone clearly felt sorry for me as I was having a battle with my right flip flop!
And after that…. You guessed it…. Time to move again! Costa Rica as done like a Chinese tourist… without ANY of the luxuries …Just my 3 days worth of rice and a lot of swear words!
... set of rafting photos are the ones taken by Desafio guys then my "on the water" series taken with my underwater Olympus.
Yes, it was New Year's Eve but I didn't quite make it till midnight. Kind of heard the fireworks in my sleep.
... of eco tourism in CR and somehow mixes the highlights of nature with somewhat geeky adventure tourism, and it does seem to work. We started our own adventure here with a 'night safari' which was effectively a frog hunt for the somewhat iconic Red Eyed Green Tree Frog. Since Deb P's night vision is pretty much non-existent (and I suspect that she didn't use glasses because they would clash with her frog-hunting outfit?), it was more than surprising that she was something of an ...
... bright green ones, eating frogs whole, to two metre long boa constrictors and a couple of little fairly innocent looking, but deadly, Fer de Lances, about the work place and the house! Insects were present in abundance, from ant motorways with their mini community and strict roles; to hopping crickets and the like. Spiders were seemingly everywhere too, from money spiders, through to tarantulas; with standard or 3D universe-like webs. Millipeeds and centipeeds came in all shapes ...
... 8217;s phone had died so our alarm didn’t go off. Oh man. 7.02am our phone rings to let us know our bus has arrived. Never got ready so quickly in my life, hard enough with my eyes still half shut, I chucked everything in my bag and we legged it downstairs to which the guide found hilarious.
The guides were awesome, they all had great banter and were similar in age to us, so we all gelled really quickly. With ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed