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Travel Blogs from Nosara
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 …
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 …
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 …
... and Mumma bear, both tired and teary-eyed, there was so much to talk about in such little time, the excitement in the air was intense. We then went down to the cafe and met up with some other retreaters and Stuart Watkins - the retreat organiser.
The first class was a light introduction held that evening. As the sun set, we got our first taste of the amazing top-floor yoga hall of Blue Spirit. Beautiful lighting, solid floorboards, floor to ceiling ...
... off to Villa Sol an hour and a half before we opened. I was starving and wanted to get a snack and a coffee but I wasn't allowed. I realised as soon as I got in the car I also remembered I needed to get cash out because I had no money, so I asked Carlos to stop at a bank for me but he told me we weren't stopping, thanks! So I had no money for food, luckily Nicole had enough to pay for my lunch. Then we got to the shop and we had no air conditioning and the shop is quite small ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed