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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... really, I think the kids would be content to just be together and away from town. We've already had adventures: Mariah tried a moving walkway for the first time, and a few students took pictures with some real Texas cowboy boots (maybe we're not that far away from ...
Our flight (Avianca airlines) from LAX landed SJO international airport at 22:30. Immigration and customs was a breeze. After around 45 minutes, we were outside arrival terminal.
Our next flight to Tortuguero National park was at 6:30 next morning, so we decided to spend the night at the airport. We went upstairs at the departure terminal. It was almost deserted since there was no flight flying out until next morning.
... The place was full with happy drinkers and there were plenty of students in there. Incidentally, the hostel is very close by to the Uni here. We drank a couple of beers and then we were handed a few more to drink whilst the others chanted 'fonda-fonda', to dramatise the motion of drinking alcohol. We got back at 2.30ish.
I woke up super early, and I had thankfully remembered to put my clock back an hr, so I was able to have the lovely brekky, ...
... river I had to cross to get out, I decided to call it a day. On the way out the path went around a large tree root, which was just as well because if I had stepped over the root I would have walked on the 1.5 metre long snake coiled up next to it. I identified the snake later as an Ebony Keelback, a non-venomous species. But it was a bit of a too-close encounter for me.
On Monday I got the bus back to ...
... told lots of stories, and laughed a ton. The ride back to alejuela included a rainbow, beautiful scenery, a stop for lunch in the steamy coast. When we hit humidity again, I was never so thankful for the weather of the past few weeks. Last dinner together as a team. Randy had already departed to spend a few extra days on the west coast. But the rest of us enjoyed a zombie-like dinner with friends that are like family. So now off to bed for our final legs home ...