Hotel The Place
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel The Place Mal Pais
Travel Blogs from Mal Pais
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 ...
Decided to walk the beach in front of Mal Pais and go and check out the harbor where the boats come in from their fishing expeditions and there is a pescaderia (fish market) located there. Walked along the same way we had done the day before but continued on further. We decided to take the road the young guy had pointed out and see where it actually did lead. It did come out fairly near the Blue Jay Lodge.
From there we ...
Our last day in town we gave into the urge to lay around on the sand one more time. We packed a picnic and headed for the pretty beach. The weather was cooperating with just a wee bit of overcast and we spread out strategically under a lovely Mangrove tree for a bit of shade. Alan pulled out his sandwich and took a big bite. As he did I noticed that an Iguana was coming right at him full speed. For a moment he wanted to feed the critter – which ...
... on my kiteboarding.
Around the same time Brian started drinking the water straight from the tap and whatever it was, he got sick. At least, I think it's the water but it may not have been.
This resulted in both of us just basically hanging around the house and only going out to see the sunset. It was very strange because that is not our style. But I also figured that's what most people do: just hang ...
... a conversation starter. Today I wore my MSU shirt…and it worked. I chatted with a lady from Ottawa, a multi-millionaire from Fort Lauderdale, and a 91 year old gentleman, who didn’t look a day over 70. The lady from Ottawa shared travel stories, the multi-millionaire was sure he’d seen a UFO but unfortunately his video camera batteries were dead, and the 91 year old was enjoying life, without medication, just a baby aspirin every morning, and I inferred a handful ...