Hotel El Jardin
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We made due, eating fruit from the market, laying around on the beach, playing in the waves when the undertow didn’t threaten to pull us under and drinking booze from the mini-mart. It’s all well and good, but Montezuma is not the beach we were looking for. It’s nice, nicer than most, nicer than Santa Catalina (no sand, too spread out), better than Uvita (not enough going on, too spread out), but not quite the right ...
... joining of the tour group, with whom we rendezvoused in San Jose last Saturday, having caught a bus from Manuel Antonio. We booked the tour so the logistics of travel and accommodation in a more remote part of the country could be sorted for us, and to that end it was well worth it as we now feel we really maximised our time. However, one of the most rewarding aspects of our trip so far has been discovering things for ourselves, and trying to distance ourselves from ...
... dinning room for a candle light dinner. Not bad, really.
After the farm we spent 2 more days in Orosi. One hanging out with Juan Carlos, Nando, and JC's 85 year old driver, known as "El Tigre" - the tiger. The old son of a gun looked like he was 65, and brought his guitar with him to lunch. He serenaded me with all kinds of latin love songs, then jammed for a while with Sam and his hang. The next day, we decided to take a break from all the beautiful mountain views ...
... leg elevated, iced a couple of times a day and letting it heal.
Our first night we ate dinner at one of our favorite place, Restaurant Monctezuma which is at the very end of town to the right. The road ends and you have a great view of the beach, sunset, and can watch all manner of people all the while you are eating.
It was good to see that many of the restaurants that were in business last year are still there ...
... we even drink the water from the tap! And we have yet to see anyone smoking! The towels may not be as white as some places (no bleach or harsh chemicals used) but they are clean and fresh, the pools are crystal clear and with NO chlorine! All toiletries are natural - my hair and skin is loving it!! So soft! And the warm moist air helps this as well. This tropical rainforest is in good hands!
We had our most exciting, educational and fun experience yet ...