Hotel La Colina
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Indoor pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel La Colina Manuel Antonio National Park
Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park
... a marching band and a gospel group. Great fun!
Manuel Antonio town actually stretches out along the main road and the boys loved one particular restaurant called "El Avion" where they have built the building around a plane, wings and all, and you eat inside the plane. A little boys dream! The plane was left over from the war in Nicaragua. It was apparently purchased by the CIA and was being used to fly in arms and supplies ...
... first animal, they just kept coming!
We saw two different types of sloths, two toed and three toed sloths up in the trees. We learned that their entire lives are spent in a 1.5 km radius of where they are born. Sloths move really, really slowly so they are somewhat easy to find, for the guides at least! Some of the sloths were easy to spot even without the telescope, which was nice.
Manuel Antonio is home to ...
... suits, went for lunch and hit the beach, which was awesome. The surf was just perfect in my opinion, strong enough to have some serious fun playing in, but not enough to toss you around. Although Jan and Oxana were the only ones to come out playing with me, so maybe my whole childhood learning how to swim was a good thing cause the others thought it was too rough. I think I played in the surf for about 2.5 hours ...
... capuchin monkeys are (squirrel monkeys are still awesome, however). Capuchins will pry my rum cocktails out of my cold, dead hands.
Tonight we had a plethora of Saturday evening entertainment options planned- there was a karaoke contest at a nearby bar, a band playing live music at another bar, an outdoor movie at a hotel, and a PIRATE BAR next door to our hotel (yesterday was National Talk Like a Pirate Day, so obviously we ...
... drinks....to our surprise it was pretty cheap!!!! So far we have been paying western if not worse prices for food and drink!! But there are more happy hours here and Dougie was impressed with 2 bottled beers for 1800 colones (3.5 dollers) On our way home after drinking many rums and cokes with our auzzie friends I had a surprise waiting for me!! The main thing I wanted to see in Costa Rica was the red eyed frog and there one was on the door to our room...so cool!!!! His name is ...