Albergue la Jungla

Address: Tortuguero, Province of Limon, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tortuguero

Who needs roosters when there is howler monkeys

A travel blog entry by eeyore82 on Oct 02, 2014

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... away and is a cute little caribbean place, birght colored houses, palmtrees and the sea. Since Tortuguero is an island everything has to be brought there by boat which makes it all very expensive. The village has nevertheless 1200 inhabitants, 2 schools and a hospital. In the night you go to see the turtels come to the beach to lay their eggs and burry them. It is forbidden to take pictures of the them, well only the big ones not the babys- dont ask me why. And then again ...

Pure Magic

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast on Jul 20, 2014

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... being the prime season, we had been told our chances of actually seeing one qere about 50-50. And it could take all night.

As luck would have it though, we didn't have to wait long at all! Before we knew it we were marching off again, in the pitch dark, behind our guide Roland. They had grouped the tourists and ordered them, to make the turtle viewing more efficient. We were the fifth group to go see the turtle and by then she was well on her way with ...

Visiting Tortuguero Village - Day 4

A travel blog entry by leahflores on Jul 15, 2014

After breakfast, we took the boat again and we were taken to the Tortuguero Village. to observe how the locals live. Tortuguero village sits between the Tortuguero River and Beach. Walking streets interconnect brightly colored houses built on stilts with small cafes, restaurants and souvenir stores – with not a single ATM or bank in town. Most of Tortuguero's 1,700 people work in tourism: driving boats, guiding tours, owning ...

Día Cinco

A travel blog entry by ggillette on Jun 20, 2014

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... you a little push and you're off. It was amazing to come out if the trees and just be over the whole valley. I can't describe how awesome it was besides just saying it was awesome. The feeling was just so surreal. There was an option to do a tarzan swing, which meant dropping 90 ft straight down, but I didn't go. That was so not happening. Anyways, it was amazing. After ...

Plane, Taxi, Bus, Boat

A travel blog entry by gkmadventures on May 06, 2014

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... Cariben, we didn't have a clue how to ask or even how to get there so we started walking aimlessly down the road until we realized we were walking on a ramp to get on a major highway. Oops. Seeing as how we were going the wrong way we turned around to the find the bus station. Once again another barrier, how much, which bus do we take? We stood there for a good 30mins watching buses stop and go. We finally decided to go for it and got on a bus. ...

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