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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... catching of them, just completely natural. He picked us up from our house in a little golf buggie type thing and me and Helen sat in the pick up truck bit at the back which was sooo cool as we drove for about 20 mins through the villages. He introduced us to lot of the species when we got there and then we set off. It was a very hot day today rather than humid so we headed for what he called the river walk. In was kinda like the waterfall walk we did the other day, in the midst ...
... was that the horse was deciding the speed not me. Both Tom and I hung onto these animals as they decided to gallop, walk, occasionally stop, then gallop again! After nearly 3 hours of this plus a torrential down pore, I looked over to my husband and knew this might be the last horse ride of the trip! In compensation to Tom, we checked into a Five star hostel in la fortuna with a pool, a welcome oasis in the heat and after being bounced around on the horses. We met a group of girls ...
... you spend dollars. This is why I wanted to find an ATM so that we could get take out a pile of Colones and stop the craziness. The third ATM we tried in town finally worked and we now have local currency. Our hotel is located on the outskirts of La Fortuna so it is about a 15 minute walk to the centre of town. We came back to the hotel after our rushed trip to the ATM for our nightly briefing although we already knew our schedule for tomorrow. At the ...
... jeopardy. :-(
We also learned that on Sundays buses do not run on the hour as they do every other day. The next one was 11ish, followed by 1:00. Even though we hadn't finished shopping, we thought it best to head to the bus stop to catch the 11:00. There we stood for about a 1/2 hr, slowly baking, until the bus arrived about 11:20. Luckily there was a Tico waiting for the bus too and he assured us it would arrive....patience.
Once back at the hotel, we lounged in ...
... another try as the the road to Carrillo was totally flat - for the most part - and would be easy peasy.
I put the back pack full of snacks, water, first aid, towels, and of course phones, into the bike basket. As I cruised out the hotel exit onto the road, I turned back to see if Robin was coming. The weight of the backpack caused my front wheel to turn and given I was looking backwards...you know what's coming don't ...