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
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... 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 ...
... s doing really well, better than me even! We were having so much fun learning that I almost forgot everyone back home facing another Monday... I'm thinking of you!! Carly and I caught a taxi into Brasilito for lunch on the beach at Restaurante Camarón Dorado and both had a side salad along with Casado con Pescador and sweet tea.... Yum, yum, yum!!! We were serenaded by a mariachi band and had flowers out in our hair afterwards (of course they got a good tip!) and caught ...
... from there to head to another beach we'd heard about, called Playa Grande. From Tamarindo you can see the beach but with few roads to reach around a peninsula, it was about a 40 minute drive to get to, where we arrived in the dark and had no idea where we were going. We had friends though; land crabs! These black and red crabs were all over the road and I had to dodge them with the car constantly.
We stayed at El Manglar a hotel/hostel that was a really cool hang out spot with ...
... 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 ...