Laguna Lodge Eco-Resort & Nature Reserve
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
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... Right by our balcony was a lime tree so we took full advantage of this ;-) The views from the balcony were breathtaking with a perfect view of the twin volcanoes.
Our time on the lake was mostly spent relaxing by the pool and enjoying the villa. We had a lovely big fully equipped kitchen so took full advantage of this by cooking 3 dinners and enjoying breakfasts and lunches out on the balcony in the sun. On two nights we headed out for dinner on ...
... to Santa Cruz de Laguna ahead of us. We managed a phone call with our host who directed us to take a Tuk Tuk to"Sandra's" a local deli store, where we could buy some food and snacks for our 2 night stay in Santa Cruz. Tuk Tuks are Q5 ($0.65) anywhere in town, and they are everywhere. Our hosts, Lee & Elaine (an ex-pat couple from CO) met us at Sandra's and drove us to the boat launch where we too a private boat taxi to their home.
Lee and Elaine have a beautiful spot ...
... send the volunteers over from where she works in Guatemala) and pretend to be the volunteers and see how the programme ran.
We drove a few hours down the coast to Los Cobanos and the eco centre where we had our first stop. They gave us a tour of the visitor centre and told us all about the turtles and how they were working to help them survive. Or at least that’s what I think they were saying. It was all in Spanish and I wasn’t quite up to speed at this ...
... We are firstly taken to a swing that propels you into the running river. It's was probably a good 5m drop from when you jump off into what we can only hope, was deep water. James went first and had no issues so I settle in next and take the plunge. Sit on the branch attached to the two high metal poles and let go to swing out above the river and let go when Rafa yelled 'Jump'. Wicked fun. Scramble back to the river bank and wait for Purto, mike and Elsie to jump. Elsie has a massive ...
... five minutes later we were back out in the open air, I don't think I've ever been so glad to see daylight! I have the feeling that that was the start and end of my caving career. To finish off the day we were going to tube down part of the river - much more my cup of tea! All I needed was a cocktail in hand and it would have been perfect! All to soon it was time to climb back in to the back of the pick up with our ice ...