How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Outdoor pool
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Travel Blogs from Playa Carrillo
... get some local currency. I also see a chicken fast food place that is open. At first I think it says Poland. Odd name for a fast food place. Then I realise it is Polloland - chicken land. Pretty much says what it does on the tin. That'll have to do. It's a small town and eerily quiet for a Saturday night. I have the medio chicken. As usual.
Back at the hotel I settle down for the night in an unexpected location. Need to make sure I get up in time to check out the 7am bus.
... to break a good couple of feet above my head ...
I tried to jump high enough to keep my head above water while simultaneously grabbing at my sunglasses, but to no avail - the wave nailed me good, and tumbled me end over end ... and when I emerged from the surf, my sunglasses were nowhere to be found. Now, this wasn't the first time I'd lost a pair of glasses while traveling, but this was the least traumatic of the two - ...
... the seat. Ok, so the metal was rusted through and the ride is really rough, but still! I guess I need to hit the gym a bit more. :( On our way to La Fortuna / Arenal Volcano we stop at Mi Cafecitta for a tour of a coffee plantation. It was really neat learning about the stages of growth and the process to make coffee even though I don't drink it. Although we I politely declined the offer of their coffee you would have thought I'd kicked his puppy or something. So I had a sip of ...
... good thing. We had to return to reality as one night there was an entire weeks accommodation in hostel world. So after check out we decided to stay and use the resort facility's as much as possible because in a matter of hours it was back to the hostel life. I giggled as I thought about asking the concierge to call us a taxi and him asking "where are you heading" and then my response being "the pack packers proven the road please." So very funny!! ...
... a taxi to my Aunts and rather than drive home in the -20 degree night, stayed until morning. Dang, from 95 to minus 20 in a day. Brrr.
It is now Thursday and Robin is better, but still suffering intestinal 'disorder'. Dr put her on the 'BRAT' diet with the hopes whatever is inside her will die out.
Thanks for reading. I hope you enjoyed a taste of Costa Rica.