Lodge las Ranas
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Lodge las Ranas Playa Samara
Travel Blogs from Playa Samara
... You can do two Months with Just that?" my answer is “Ah, honey, I could go for 6 and not add a pound”. Of course, it doesn't matter how little you take or how much you take, there is always something you forget, something you wish you had brought and several things you wish you hadn’t (but can’t leave behind). For me, I ended up buying (yet another) sarong because my little pack towel just couldn’t cut it. I ...
... because it is actually rained! Most places in Costa Rica have been getting a decent amount but we are in a drought here so much so that we have brief periods of water restrictions. An amazing thing I experienced today was the feeling that you are in the rain-forest when in reality you are less than 100 meters from the beach. The experiences of this place never disappoint a curious mind, I promise. We went to a roof ...
... time to catch up on sleep!
Samara is MUCH more touristy than what I have seen so far. I was warned that all of Costa Rica would be this way... Expensive and pretty white. It is a cute, surf town though. I like it. We went to a bar called Arriba! to watch the US play against Portugal. I had ceviche and fried yuca. It was a great game until the last 30 seconds when Portugal scored a goal to tie the game... Irritating...
... We heard the howlers...they were there, somewhere, but elusive. The closest we came was a fresh bit of monkey poop. I have a feeling they were watching us from the treetops and laughing. Nonetheless, it was a gorgeous hike and I got to play in yet another waterfall. Unfortunately, other mammals in the form of loud obnoxious humans showed up and ruined the serenity of the jungle. Suggestion: When walking in the jungle, STFU people! Its quiet time.
... the easiest places to learn with good beginner waves but also draws in the experienced surfers at different times of the day. We managed to find a deal where we paid $35 for a 2 hour lesson, and then we were entitled to free surfboard rental whenever we liked for the next 5 days! An amazing deal which gave us a great 4 days full of surfing and chilling at the beach! We both got the hang of it pretty quickly, with both of us standing up on the ...