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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... for a while then later in Spain, where he met his wife who was from Colombia. The bar at our inn was also a gathering spot for many in the expat surfer crowd, and we had fun meeting other travelers. I loved that the girls were hearing the stories of people who had chosen all kinds of different paths for their lives, following their passions and doing what it took to make it work.
Our last couple of days were filled with more beach time, boogie boarding and an ...
... br> files. I prepared to sit on the porch and review the day’s fieldwork…but before
I even started I was overcome by the tranquility of the place. I had spent the
last few weeks working in the office on my computer… I couldn't do it now. I
was in a stunningly beautiful and mesmerizingly peaceful place. So I shut the
computer and curled up in the hammock to listen to the nocturnal chorus of
amphibians, birds, and ...
... with snakes, these amateur hikers were unfazed and took off for the summit full of energy. While we suffered a minor hiccup of going left instead of right at the edge of the parking lot, it was smooth sailing for at least the first 500 metres... Then it was a brutal 2 hour steep sweaty climb through a combination of unshaded farmland and dense jungle. We did eventually reach the summit though where the relief of the girls in particular was palpable, Sarah expressing herself ...
... anything or sharks! They weren't even in their usual spot in the cave, it's too cold for them! We did see lots of schools of fish and I found the huge green moray eel again at our next site, Play Pen, seriously he's massive! But yeah that was pretty much the extent of what we saw! Brenda really freaked me out on the second dive too because she grabbed me by one of my fins and took it off under the water. I was so confused what she was doing especially when she handed me hers to ...
... luck our guide did find an area with a couple of monkeys that could be seen. He would make these crazy howling noises to get the monkey's going and they would howl back.
On the way back we did finally see a baby crocodile on the shore making its way back into the water. I was hoping we might see it's mother nearby but no luck.
After our trip I went over to Tamarindo to pick up a couple of ...