TripAdvisor Reviews Las Tinajas Nicoya
Travel Blogs from Nicoya
... it hurts. bad. :(
This morning I woke up and rolled over, opened my eyes, and SMILED. I am in Costa Rica. I looked out the window and there were giant palm trees with beautiful pink flowers all wet with the rain from last night's storm. Que linda. Que bella. So pretty. I am so lucky. I had almost forgotten I was here. The pillow I am using here feels just like mine at home. So happy.
Rhea Lynn made us breakfast, a ...
... for birds you truly only hear the sounds of the nature. You hear leaves rustling in the wind, trees croaking and you hear the birds sing. That's it. No other sounds. It's just you alone with nature (and the other volunteers in my case). Hearing the birds is different from actually seeing them tough. Until now I've been fairly unsuccessful in spotting some birds. But when I spot one I can't help but love every single bird. Some are small and quick. Other big and colorful. Some ...
... My friend had this and it really helped!
Having had trouble getting a place to stay... Hotel Brasilito was all that was available. I really really wanted to stay at Las Tortugas which is in Playa Grande on The Beach but they did not respond in time and settled with Brasilito which is Near Playa Flamingo.
Honestly, having your own car is a good thing as you can really move around. Brasilito had several ...
... minute parking space at the
bottom by the hostel. Luckily, the driveway surface was mainly, but not all,
cement; looking back up it I did wonder if Jambo would climb it without drama.
As it happened Jambo ground up that slope the following day when we departed
without any problems except on the looser bits of gravel surface where the
traction control had to earn its keep a few times. That car never fails to
amaze me in terms of its go anywhere ...
... see attached picture. Lobster, shrimp, calamari, mussels, two full tuna steaks, 4 mahi filets, an entire grouper, a giant bowl of mashed potatoes and a crapton of veggies. We fed an whole fish head to a cat on the beach, because guess what? We were eating on the beach.
All in all, a lovely ending to our three weeks. Nesmer will be here to pick us up at 3:30, which is about 5 hours from now so goodnight all. See you on the flipside. :)
Other places to stay in Nicoya
Nosara, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $79
Lote C-184, Playa Pelada, Nosara, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $77
Garza, Nicoya | Hotelfrom $80
Nicoya | Hotelfrom $50
puerto coyote nandayure Guanacaste, Nicoya | 3 star hotelfrom $84