El Castillo Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ojochal
... 1 yesterday is really only as big as a camera so slightly disadvantaged. Stay tuned for competition updates. With the morning wildlife shoot over everyone is off to the local markets for a bit of shopping. Everyone except me.....I have a date with my brand new inov8s! My first run in almost a year is an extremely hot 20 minutes. The pool is a fantastic warm down and thats where I stay for the rest of the day. When the neighbors get home from the market they do much the same. Amandas ...
... d rented a large car - which barely fit our stuff - and got to Tarcoles in pouring rain about 5PM. Back on the road in the morning, we pulled into our yard around 11, after stopping for fresh produce at the market in Uvita.
We've had an amazing 2 months and a bit since returning! This is truly home - at least for now! It's so wake up with the roosters early each morning, and enjoy the relative coolness of the early hours. We spend the ...
Today we arrived at a real field station. Far from human contact and without electricity or hot water, it was exactly what I had expected of all biological field stations. Shortly after arriving it began to pour and I was relieved to finally see rain during the dry season. I also enjoyed my first nap since coming here. Knowing we were completely cut off from the world, I enjoyed the sound of rain on the tin roof throughout ...
Santiago(Panama) to San Isidro de El General (Costa Rica)
Today it was up bright and early, pack the bikes and off towards the border for Costa Rica. John, Andy, Allan, Scott and myself decided to get going early and get to the border before all the crowds begin. We even decided not to have breakfast as that only started at 7.
It was slightly overcast but as soon as the sun came up the temp began to rise and we started to cook. It was ...
... matches to light. My Man had left the lighter in the car, which was an impossible hike back through the complete darkness of the jungle in the rain. So, no cooked meal, instead we had coconut cookies and snacks for supper. The kids think that this is a great life!
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet