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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Sun is out we are ready to find a beach for a couple of days.
We leave Granada which has been a wonderful could of days the people working at the hotel could not have made us feel more welcome.
Along lake Nicaragua we finally get a great view of the 2 volcanos which are islands in the lake.
We arrive San Jur de Sur mid afternoon and …
... surrounded by ferns, which soon became so steep it was pretty much rock climbing. But when we reached the summit we weren't disappointed, a great view of the whole valley. When active this must have had a pretty big crater for lava to flow! We turned back into the forest before starting the long decent. Some points we were scrambling over mossy trees, it was quite the adventure. Again regretting the expensive gear in my backpack but it made it back safe and ...
... We did it with a nice Dutch teacher called Astrid and our guide Jonathan was really knowledgeable and pointed out all the plants we could eat, showed us local insects, bugs and birds and even found us a family of howler monkeys. However monkeys are so loud you can hear them from a few miles away. We had heard them at Tikal in Guatemala but this was the first time we had actually seen them. They live in family groups and tried to pee on Zoe as we got ...
... all I have to do is go from a standing-up position, to a laying-down position and I'm best at things I can do while sitting or lying down, like riding horses, for example, and that's probably why I liked zip-lining the other day—all I had to do was sit down, then BOOM, there I was, zipping down the hill. I'm also good at other sitting down things, like reading, and eating.
By the way, getting up out of a hammock counts as a "core" workout and I do that ...
... They finally arrived on Boxing Day after what could be described as the worst BC ferries wait you've had - on steroids. Christmas was nice, I partially climbed a volcano and checked out a coffee plantation on Christmas morning, and we had turkey for dinner. The hostal staff even got me a gift! They'd randomly found a copy of 'Captain Underpants' in a bookstore in town which was perfect given to that the locals had taken to calling ...