Hotel Monte Campana
Travel Blogs from Birri
... outside of the hotel or eating at the hotel restaurant. I prefer the cafe outside but it is a little bit of a trek...often through flooded sidewalks. Tonight students will pack for our weekend excursion to Arenal...suitcases are not coming. So that will be a little bit of a challenge for some! But this group is awesome so I know they will do ...
Started the second day of teaching and students are doing a great job. We have a couple of hurdles to overcome. For example, math classes are in Spanish and that intimidates some of the students. However, the math is not difficult and Green Forest students speak English. So, we are modeling how to ask students questions about what they are doing so that we can then engage with the lesson, even though it was delivered in Spanish. Others need to work ********* changing ...
... the jacuzzi watching dramatic cloud formations build up over the lake and hills, very dark and threatening, but interspersed with rays of sun breaking through gaps in the clouds highlighting areas with bright silver beams, producing one of the most stunning views I have ever seen. Of course as we were in water we did not have the camera.
Another day we went to the Sky Tram, a kind of gondola lift which transports passengers high up the hillside. Within ...
... prepare to be bombarded with creepy compliments and whistles from old pervs. 24: discovered that CR cheese, fried plantain, mangos, pineapple and chicky biscuits are gods and Costa Ricas gift to me. #bestfoodever 25: Crossing the roads here is harder because Costa Ricans are crazy drivers.. but I like a challenge.. 26: Buses are my best friend. So cheap, and so easy to get around. 27: In Costa Rica, Fútbol = Life 28: Drank plenty of beer 29: I have shopped till ...
... us a traditional CR weekend breakfast. Cheese baked tortillas and regular corn tortillas, a delicious cheese kind of like sour cream but sweeter and two kinds of mozzarella.
Jake and I did one of the believe fit 30 day challenge workouts. How quickly one gets out of shape despite all of the walking and carrying heavy packs. After the workout we came back and had a snack, it is refreshing to come back to fresh pineapple. So ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services