La Marejada Hotel
Travel Blogs from Playa Grande
... then I was going to have to go all the way to Sardinale (9km away) on the bus as Esteban was doing a snorkelling tour. I felt way to ill to get a bus but there was no way I was going through another boiling hot, no sleep night. Therefore a $16 taxi was our only option. I really didn't want to be out but the sweet coolness of air conditioning was calling me. I rocked up at the electricity place with no idea what to do or who to speak with so I just guessed that I had to get in ...
... but it is very addictive. We have learned that the best time to go out is high tide, usually between 3-5.
Tonight, is my first experience with a heavy rain in Costa Rica. It is hard to describe the peace and solitude of sitting alone in another country while the rain is coming down in Central America.
I use the time to try to do some writing and realize that I am totally at peace being on my ...
... girls from Boston who surf, believe it or not. We strike up a fast friendship and one of them is looking for a place to stay in my area beginning on Wed. I take them and show them the location and the small town I am in, so it looks like I will know someone else in the area when Wed. comes around. Tonight, I am invited to a BBQ that the locals are having. After about 10 wrong turns down winding roads, I make it to ...
... for that. One of the volunteers is a licensed facial treatments lady and demonstrated three natural ingredient masks:
1. General, moisturizing. Plain yogurt, honey, and ripe banana.
2. Wrinkle remover/prevention: finely chopped carrot in olive oil.
3. Exfoliant and oily skin treatment (also prevents/hide dark spots): coffee grounds (unbrewed) and egg white.
Bilingual volunteer Stephanie explained ...
... water entry talents, having water balloon fights, and laughing. Sawyer gravitated toward the younger children at the party, helping little ones fill their water balloons, and offering his pinata bounty to the little ones who met that endeavor with no success.
Paul spent a long time chatting with a super cool guy, Joel, in the film industry. He is here with Will Smith working as his "dialect" coach.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking