Geliwa Turrialba Hotel

carretera a Santa Rosa 150km Puente Alegria 1, Turrialba, Province of Cartago, 997150, Costa Rica | 3 star hotel

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Day 2

A travel blog entry by bdostal


... flagged by la Policia to pull over on my way to the Park and asked for my passport. They were polite and sent me on my way. Then at the Park, a blind man approached me and, in very broken English, explained that it was his job to watch the parked cars for a small tip. I asked the park ranger and he said, yes that is his job. I had a 100 colon piece which he happily accepted and my car was right where ...

Raleigh: Eso es todo!

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts


... were also held; with awards celebrating our Venturers, I presented the well deserved Spirit of Raleigh award to one of my lovely Zulu group. The night finished off with a disco, which was one last time to have a dance with everyone, though not great for the ankle! The next morning, was the Venturers last early start, as they were all now homeward bound; split once more across UK, Bermuda, Hong Kong, Costa Rica and Nicaragua, and many more besides. I travelled on one ...

Raleigh: Phase 3 - Sloth time

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts


... straight away; while other times I'd read until I dozed off, taking the recommendation of many of the venturers and reading the Hunger Games trilogy on phase. During our time we were also joined for a night by the road trip; as we were only an hour from field base we weren't as isolated as I'd been on previous phases, nonetheless it was nice to see friendly faces and chat about the expedition as a whole. They took a mini tour of the archaeological site and then we went ...

Raleigh: Jungle Camp beckons

A travel blog entry by jennyroberts


... our camp. We wouldn't just be staying in tents however, as following demonstrations we put up basha hammocks and beds. A basha bed is made by building two tripods of bamboo and using a canvas hammock, threaded with more bamboo, to build a bed in between. Once tied together and with a mozzie net and waterproof tarp added over the top, it's suprisingly cosy and comfy! This was practice for our possible sleeping arrangements on our ...


A travel blog entry by ut15


... and oh boy was it fantastic! Frozen fruit and water, nothing else! It was pure tastiness! While I was there, I was checking e-mail and of course Facebooking and writing today's entry, and one of the gentleman just came up to me and said you have a beautiful smile. And said, I don't know what made me say that to a random stranger but you do. Turns out his wife and he go to Haiti and the Dominican Republic every year and work in orphanages. I am continually amazed ...


This 3 star hotel, located on carretera a Santa Rosa 150km Puente Alegria 1, Turrialba, is near Safari Mangrove Tours.
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