Pura Vida Hotel & Restaurant

La Fortuna, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Hotel

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Our cabaña and awesome hike to the crater lagoon

A travel blog entry by globalshepherds


... if all that water on him was sweat. He was sweating like he had been caught in a rain storm. The view was amazing, all around the lagoon, it was nothing but dense rainforest. I thought Brian was kidding when he told me to just jump in and not wade too long in the shallows because that's where the leeches hang out. Unfortunately, he was not kidding because somebody had actually seen one. I went in anyway, but didn't stay long. I was remembering ...

Canyoning, Paddle boarding and Hot springs

A travel blog entry by vincethepince


... and into jungle. The first rappel was a short one as a sort of test. After breezing through that one we hiked a little further down the canyon to the second rappel which was about 51m high. Normally you would rappel down the waterfall but since we are near the end of dry season the waterfalls were merely a trickle. It was pretty fun going down the second rappel. We then continued a hike down the canyon which included a dip in a deep water pool. The ...

Majestic Volcan Arenal

A travel blog entry by pathube


... our destination was find the wifi password and learn that Canada had beaten Sweden and won the Gold Medal!! :O) Couldn't be more proud to be Canadian!Our rafting guide told us that this river is considered to be in the top 10 most beautiful places for rafting in the world. It is also supposed to be rapids of class 4 during the wet season, which is between October and December. So being in the dry season, which would've been something ...

A Day To Remember

A travel blog entry by bethh1902


OMG! OMG! OMG! I love zip lining in Costa Rica! Today was such a rush! We were picked up after breakfast and driven to Arenal Volcano where they do the zip lining. I had already paid for this ahead of time, so although I was nervous (and have a fear of heights) there was no turning back. They suited us up in our gear and we boarded the sky tram for a ten minute ride to the top. They explained the safety procedures to us and gave us two short, relatively slow, easy lines to practice ...

Life on the Green Mountain- Monteverde, Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by lightnerjohnson


... of wind blow big clouds of a fine mist like rain down at a moments notice!

We are excited to see more of this beautiful area, start some spanish language classes and help out at the school. We are so grateful to finally be here, doing what we have dreamed of for so long, and truly thankful to everyone who helped us along the way. It will be great to share our adventures with you!

Pura Vida!


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