La Baula Lodge
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... on a boat through the twisting turning channels that were swollen with water from all of the rain. We got to the main dock which was busy with other boats full of tourists, and also crews loading supplies onto other boats to bring into the village.There we waited for our bus that took us on the five hour long journey back to San Jose. Even though we missed out on seeing the sea turtles we were so glad we had experienced this amazing and beautiful part of Costa Rica!
... lost somewhere in San Jose but eventually she walked in. The next morning it was another early bus which would drop us in Santa Teresa, a cool surfy town on the bottom of the Nicoya Peninsula. It was a bus, ferry then bus again and took 6 or 7 hours. The surf looked alright so i found a decent board and managed to get it for $15 which gave me all afternoon and the whole next day to use it. I got a few waves over the next 2 days and was pretty happy to be in the surf ...
... two main tourist attractions both at 20 mins of drive from Paos volcano lodge.The entry fees to Paos national park was 10$ per person.3$ extra for parking. Make sure to go to Paos volcano early in the morning. The chances to see the crater are much higher in early morning as it is generally sunny and less clouds.The experience was amazing. We could actually see the smoke off the crater and could smell sulphur. Its nature's mysteries that make this place so ...
... in which you were sitting upright, 2 'superman' ziplines and one Tarzan swing in which is almost like a bungee jump but when you are close to the ground it grabs and swings you into the air, very fun but a bit scary!! Had a couple of drinks that night with the people from our hostel which wasn't the best idea for our 6am bus ride the next ...
... learning every conceivable fact about bananas that I didn’t even know I didn’t want to know, like the fact that bananas aren’t trees but rather plants, and that Julio, our guide, likes to eat his bananas yellow with a few brown specks, I was about to crawl out of my skin. Remember, I am trapped on a bus with complete strangers and two exhausted-yet-not-sleepy toddlers with virtual no toys and limited snacks. Thank goodness for ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsLa Baula Lodge Tortuguero
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