Hotel El Jardin
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... for a day of adventure. The two waterfalls were beautiful and I jumped off some points on both but I could not force myself to jump off the second waterfall that was about 12 meters high. Despite like ten other people going before me, I just could not muster the courage to take the leap. I definitely thought about it much too hard and let my head get in the way of just doing it. Everyone up there was so ...
Have been fairly active for the past two weeks and last night Laura mentioned it would be nice to have a "do nothing day". So that was pretty much what this day was. No hiking and walking around in the early morning but did go to Super Ronny and found some rice paper sheets for making namaste rolls. Call them this because the ones we ate at Ylang Ylang were called this and so to show the difference from regular ...
... then went upstairs for coffee and the fruit and eggs we had prepared the night before.
Got the bags down the stairs and were able to catch our breath before the shuttle arrived. Nice roomy van and we were the first to be picked up. There were four other people and we had plenty of room to sit. We turned up very steep road toward the Butterfly Garden past where the driver said Mel Brooks had a house. (have heard varying reports if this is where it is) ...
... catch the 11:30 bus back to Montezuma and would have to wait until 3:30 or try to hitch a ride.
Caught the 11:30 bus and then decided to eat at Montezuma because we were pretty hungry by then. Went back and worked on some stories and then decided to go eat at Chicos instead of fixing something at the place. Nice dinner and then walked through town and back to Luna Llena for a cool down drink and visit with some of the people staying there.
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We drove north on the two lane ...