Hotel El Velero

Playa Hermosa, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Snorkelling, fishing and so much more

A travel blog entry by jessapril2014


... luc started rolling in it, and making sand angels. She loved this idea and joined in instantly.

When we walked away Dan and I had a moment. That I have to share. It may not be funny to you guys, but I don't want to forget it......

I said to Dan " wow, she must have had lots of babies..... Dan said what makes you say that..... I said well did you see the size of her nipples...... Dan looked at me, and said no..... with a ...


A travel blog entry by smilk09


... time. I hope she has a good craft in mind for the children tomorrow because I've got none…

I'm starting to get to know more and more people in town and I love it! It's unusual to walk around and not know someone. Even my friend's dog knows me- he saw me walking and he came with me and and the volunteer to her host family's house. I have zero complains about this place. I love it.

Today We Finally Take Our Hike...OR Do We?

A travel blog entry by liebling


... day. We decide to drive to Hotel Borinquen, a resort on the mountain, next to the volcano that Frommers has highly recommended for hot springs and mud baths. Again, another grueling ride up the hill and then, there it is....shining in the distance! We enter the gates & to our surprise, the resort is absolutely beautiful. We stop at the lobby & the lady tells us they have a package that includes: lunch & use of the ...

Returning to Costa Rica!!

A travel blog entry by liebling


... brought bottles of Jack Daniels for Franklin, the chef (who kindly cooked Jeff's mahi mahi for us the last time) & Alex, the manager, who sent Jeff a beautiful birthday cake to our villa. You would have thought we brought them a gold brick, so grateful.

After lunch we headed to Playa Coco to grocery shop. This is always my favorite part of arriving somewhere, shopping in the local grocery store with the locals & seeing what they are buying.

67-68: Causing problems as a fake student

A travel blog entry by blondesontour


... t keep still so Martin ended up holding onto Shana's fins to stop me swimming off with her. To be fair him shouting at me while I do it is probably good practice because I'm sure a real life rescue is going to far more stressful than that! After this all the DMT's went back to the shop and I got the rest of the day off as I haven't had a day off this week. I was going to sun bathe in my towel but the ground was boiling so I decided to test the ...

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