Hotel The Place
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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It was a nice typical breakfast of eggs, gallo pinto, cheese and toast. They also served orange juice and unlimited coffee, an added bonus!
After breakfast, Jerry wanted to go snorkeling so we all walked down the road we had checked out earlier and watched as he snorkeled for awhile. He said the current was strong as went out a ways and really pulled him along. After he had snorkeled he went back to the room and ...
... to a young surfer who had come out of the water and was getting ready to bicycle back to somewhere. He said the road where he was standing did lead out to the main road and was near Blue Jay Lodge where Craig and Jerry were going to be staying.
Came back the same way we have begun our journey and instead of walking through town walked along the beach until we came to one of the crossroads that was close to Calocita. Had the spring rolls ...
... the main town of Santa Teresa! As it is low season, a lot of cafes and restaurants are closed. We popped into the organic supermarket and picked up some pipos frios (cold coconuts!!) 500colones each (60p) and enjoyed those whilst looking for a restaurant! I also bought a mango (huge!), avocados and the most delicious smelling sweet pineapple and was so excited about trying that! We finally stopped at a burger place - I had a vegetarian 'burger', which was more like ...
... were so excited to be in Costa Rica, while it was known for being wildly more expensive than all the other Central American countries, it was also renowned for being an extremely organised country with a very eco aware and conscious attitude to the environment, making it a very enjoyable & comfortable country to visit. The plan was to arrive and leave San Jose as quickly as possible, it was not a city to spend time in and being late afternoon we wanted to get on a bus before ...
... of people that we met in Cabuya....we were certainly created to have relationships. People are way more important than a beautiful home.
More funny tidbits. There are no postal addresses here....mail is not delivered. You can get a PO box in Cobano and if someone mails you a letter it will sit there at the PO, but you can write the location of the person by saying on the letter....Deliver to Hotel Celaje, ...