Mariposa Jungle Lodge
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... the grouch a ten year old and the largest of the bunch. Entering the enclosire was somewhat intimidating. Petting the iguanas was fun, but we had no idea they would be crawling and climbing up all of us in no time! The preserve only breeds females. They are able to put the eggs under specific temperature to create only females. We entered a separate section with the babies who were very feisty. They have to be ...
... ve not got any footage of me... Went to the small Mayan ruin next door. Very nice atmosphere, a bit like Ambridge.
NB. 3 types of travellers on the tour:
3. Agricultural machinery enthusiasts
3.5 Bug lovers
1. Twitchers and tractor fans are not necessarily compatible
2. Bug lovers are best given a bit of space
3. Birdwatchers and ...
... and spent a few minutes at DuPlooy before continuing our journey downstream.
Video: Macal River Kayak 2
Well past mid-day we noted our progress on the off-line map and determined we had much distance to cover to get to San Ignacio. There was also a threat of rain late afternoon and we did not want to be caught in a downpour while on the river. So we got serious about putting those rarely used muscles to work and focused on ...
... guide led us on a nature hike through the jungle. We learned about all the medicinal plants and walked through a self-sustaining farm. Steve was right at home in the corn and bean fields. We took a little video of the hike with a surprise ending so check it out. After the hike we got back on the river for a three hour paddle with a brief stop at a local village to get more water. We also came across some local children who ...
... the light from the entrance disappeared and the passage narrowed. We continued deeper into the cave, startling some bats as we went. After about an hour we reached as far into the cave as you can navigate by canoe. The formations were amazing and the total peacefulness of the cave was magical. As we headed back the way we came we saw all of the cave from a different angle. Nearing the entrance we passed more canoes coming in. We were so lucky to ...