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TripAdvisor Reviews Rancho Naturalista Turrialba
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... beautiful. Cost Rica is largely made up of endless mountains with rolling hills of green and the odd colourful house thrown in for good measure (I'm talking bright blue house with green roofs or purple houses with red roofs, nothing subtle). During the drive we climb and wind our way around these hills, at one point we climb so high was are amongst the clouds and can see nothing but white outside the windows. Absolutely amazing!!! And then down the other side we ...
... of umming and ahhing, we rushed to a hire car place, grabbed a $50 1.0 litre hire car and went anyway – that’s how much we wanted to see the quetzal, as we’d been trying to spot one in a couple of countries so far and not been successful.
After 3 hours on the Panamerican Highway in the chucking down rain and wind, we finally arrived in San Gerardo de Dota to be greeted by Miriam, who owns the cottages we would be staying in for one night ...
... choice! For $40 each, we had a shuttle pick us up and drop us off, two and a half hours of zip-lining among other obstacles like repelling down an old growth tree, a Tarzan swing (which was CRAZY), and a superman zip line for our final activity! The four of us also ended up purchasing a disc of photos for $20 for all of us, since all of the guides along the tour had cameras and were constantly snapping photos. All of the guides on our tour were really friendly, ...
... screamed all the way! It was so awesome! The final cable was called the Superman and we were lying on our fronts with our legs in straps and "flew" over 1.2km back down to the office. It was such a good day and an excellent run activity. We all really enjoyed ourselves. We were then transferred back into town and we had a late lunch at the tree top cafe in Monteverde. Voted in the top 10 most bizarre restaurants by Tripadvisor, I had ceviche and Mike had a plate ...
... to me was hosting a gigantic night run event. In the middle of the city, all traffic stopped, the roads closed and busses and cars just stopped where they were...many of them just parking right where they had stopped and walking away. There was no signage for the event and all I heard were single gunshots going off in the distance sporadically. I looked at drivers in other cars who had remained, like me, to ...