Hotel La Finisterra
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Just returned from a very last-minute trip to Costa Rica. April is a very dry month, and while I'd like to say I went to the rainforest, it was actually much more like a very warm texas winter.
We have been here 2 days at the Finnesterra Hotel. It is a beautiful place. We are on a hill overlooking the bay. Waves crashing, a soft breeze blows steady off the Pacific. Its about 25 or 30, not too high an RH to be muggy. Today we went on a sailbot tour to some bat caves, and did some snorkeling. There are lots of fish, like an aquarium, but …
... to the hotel and intereacted with the staff and other guests. We even met other students from around the country that were on different stages of the same tour. We exchanged notes, experiences, and warnings and at the end of the day improved our communication and socializing skills. Today was really fun and I really wish this day could have been alot longer, because it seems like there just wasn´t enough hours in the day for everything.
... on the board constantly and trying to keep control of the paddle was starting to suck. So I got into the rythym of paddling and got to the island. Which has sharp rock, very volcanic, and we didnt bring shoes or sandals sooooo, it was a painful and slow walk to get to the other side, we looked for baby mussels spots which were barable for our feet. It was pretty cool, then we had to start back as the tide was coming in. Once again, i tried and was on ...
... headed home for "Trits" ice cream which we heard was a must try. Mine is still in the freezer but Jason gives it rave reviews. It's two sugar cookies with ice cream and chocolate in the middle. He is making many noises as he eats it.....must be good!
Tomorrow we head out at 8am for a river boating tour where we should see crocodiles, toucans, monkeys and lots of birds. Should have plenty of photos for a blog tomorrow.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services