Hotel El Velero

Playa Hermosa, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | Hotel
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    Around the Area

    A travel blog entry by gilmer on Feb 11, 2014

    92 photos

    After returning from Santa Elena, we headed into the cottage to put away our groceries.

    Joanne then proceeded to start cooking the beans that we had just bought at the grocery store.

    Joanne and I then sat on the balcony upstairs and had a little lunch. We just had corn chips and salsa and cheese. It was not fancy but it was quite tasty. We also had a fresh cup of coffee which ...

    De Nica a Tico

    A travel blog entry by jim.coates on Dec 10, 2013

    2 comments, 33 photos

    ... the wealth. Other commercial crops are now grown in very large farms. They have been very savvy in taking advantage of a wide range of climatic zones to offer a broad variety of tourist experiences -- from rain forests on volcanos to pristine beaches. The country has no standing army, and is facing elections in early 2014. Election campaigns are funded by Government. Private and corporate contributions to ...

    We Did It ~ We Finally Did THE Hike!

    A travel blog entry by liebling on Sep 26, 2013

    22 photos

    ... he could lead us there. I asked if there are snakes & he said, "yes, of course" ~ that's when Jeff said he was hired & be sure to keep any away from me. I would go hysterical if I saw one.

    Couldn't believe it when we started the 6 mile hike, that would take us 4 hours. We passed through several different life zones, including dry forest, moist forest and open savanna. We saw a variety of birds, ...

    71-72: Night dives and Nights out ending in blood!

    A travel blog entry by blondesontour on Apr 16, 2013

    6 photos

    ... The line was beautiful today so I didn't mind sitting around waiting for them to finish the skill and descend again. However by the time we got down (she was still really nervous) Tom had come back round with a diver low on air. I had to take him up the line and do a three minute safety stop and when I came back down I couldn't find Carlos anywhere! I was really annoyed that I had to take that guy up because I was being evaluated on the open water dives. I looked for them at the ...

    15-16: Getting hypothermia and being SUPER special

    A travel blog entry by blondesontour on Feb 18, 2013

    5 photos

    ... to lift the bag and then started to swim it up. We also saw a guitar shark on the way up which I'm sure I would have appreciated way more if I hadn't been in the early stages of hypothermia. Lifting the bag all went ok actually but when I got to the surface it kept sinking and I thought I wasn't meant to use my air to lift it. So there I was under the water trying to signal than it was sinking and I needed air before discovered I could have used mine. Special. I managed to drag ...