El Sueno Tropical
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... recover from a very hectic Costa Rican getaway, one that was full of the typical activities that tourists do here.
The routine ended up being pretty much identical for the two full days we had in Carrillo - have a late breakfast, have a beer on the beach, catch up on some reading, take a dip when we got too hot, go for a nice seafood-based lunch somewhere, and then hide from the hottest part of the day back at the ...
... a bit at the jungle lodge, but not enough worth mentioning. There is was just light flickering a bit but if it gets too wet, the land will slump and take out a power pole or two and then they have to make do without for a while until it can be fixed. And yes, it was still raining during the tour. We arrived in la Fortuna, booked our adventures and returned to the hotel to chill out before dinner. Except me and Pamela. Using the excuse that I needed to sort out our hotel in Samara (which ...
... wooden slatted stadium that looked like it could collapse any second. We peered into the ring only to see hundreds of people standing around, we thought it was over or on a break, within minutes however, a door opened up and a charging bull came out and everyone started to run... people started to run towards it, getting it fired up. It was all part of the game, apparently they put a ribbon on the bulls horn or tail and whoever gets it gets a prize. ...
... and here is where I advertise my contempt for American Airlines. On both legs of our flight home, Robin asked for a blanket. She was clearly ill and shaking from the chills. Their snatchy response, we don't have blankets in main cabin. On the flight from Miami to Chicago, the attendant did ask the first class steward if she could have a blanket for Robin only to be told no. When ...
Day 7 - Sunday. Our last day of fun.
Yesterday was pure heaven. So much so that we decided to return to Playa Carrillo for another day at the beach. The only addition...a boogie board! I sat all day yesterday and watched the waves, wishing I had a board. Come to find out Kate, the 8 yr old daughter of the owners, had a boogie board and she was more than happy to loan it to me. Woo hoo!
But first, a quick trip to town for a heartier breakfast and some souvenir ...