Gilded Iguana Hotel

Guiones Beach, Nosara, Province of Guanacaste, 5233, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Day 12 - Nosara

A travel blog entry by sean_clare


It was raining heavily when I woke up so I went down to the restaurant area and had some coffee (they put coffee out for guests at 7am) and read my book. Dave and Phadera were headed to Samara to see if they could get a bus up towards Playa Negra. Said our goodbyes and then headed to Blew Dogs for breakfast. We hung out there for a bit playing …

Day 11 - Nosara

A travel blog entry by sean_clare


Woke up early to the sound of howler monkeys nearby. I went for another drive and ended up at Playa Pelada near Olga's restaurant. I saw what I thought was a dead dog laying on the beach surrounded by vultures. When I approached the dog it suddenly jumped up and started walking around with me! I walked along the beach for a bit with my new friend …

Day 10 - Day trip to Samara

A travel blog entry by sean_clare


I woke up at 5am. I read for a bit and then decided to take a drive around town and scout things out. The Nosara area is pretty spread out and the roads are like a maze. The town of Nosara itself is actually located a few kilometers inland from the beaches where the hotels are located. The hotels are actually located in the areas of Playa Guiones …

Training Wheels Off

A travel blog entry by lynsey.nault


... s early morning text.

Change of plans. Julian had fallen quite ill, then blacked out and knocked out his front teeth. Oh boy. He was in no shape to travel. Okay. What next? We decided that we couldn't chance Julian being well enough to travel in time for Jake's flight 24 hours later. So we went to work and quickly found Jake a direct bus to San Jose. We were actually staying in Guiones which is right next to Nosara and ...

Volcano wonderland 3-5 July

A travel blog entry by jones2000


... ages! On the way we were singing cowboy songs,we also saw some wildlife like beautiful birds! My horse was called Barrhhrit'ho she was very pretty and could sometimes get a bit mad if some one took her place in line but we could go two by two sometimes and we were all laughing and having cowboy jokes! Our guide didn't speak much English but he really didn't have to because mum spoke a lot of Spanish! I look forward to doing more riding in the ...

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