Hotel Cipreses Monteverde Costa Rica
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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Fantastico! FOUR beds!
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Obviously the MOST important things we have to do before going out and visiting the projects is to make our fieldbase skit! So we have spent the whole afternoon dressed up in various "costumes" getting wet and muddy running around fieldbase. Dave has been a hero taking numerous photos to enable our skit to take shape – to pretty good affect….video evidence to be released shortly…!
... temperature down. We stop at gas stations and grocery stores every couple of hours to try to cool off with spicket showers and cold drinks, but it’s been hard…really hard. We agree with one another that we could not stand to move to a tropical area, so at least that rules out some countries for us to live in post-Transcontinental Triathlon.
Towards the end of the day, we take a toll road and the riding is smooth along ...
... it either. :(
And because it was slightly raining we were the only people on the beach which was really nice since that is a rare/non existent occurance on any beach in the U.S. Sunday morning it was sunny so we enjoyed a few hours of sun before we had to leave. Remember the guy who got busted with the weed on the bus? Well Sunday morning we saw some cops talking to some guy a little ways down the beach. We were just joking about how funny it would be if it was ...
... El Indio is the best.
Lots of hanging around for the "ferry" - a lancha with cover & massive 200hp outboard which was stretched to capacity on the trip to Drake Bay. The book fails to mention this service - it's $15 and leaves about 11am though best to get there at least an hour or two before to reserve your slot.
Was a fun & beautiful hour's trip and we even stopped to check out a croc sunbathing on the way. Prepare to get wet as beach ...