Travel Blogs from Bijagua de Upala
I awoke to the sound of howler
monkeys bellowing in the distance. It was still quite dark and I squeezed my
eyes shut until I heard the avian chorus start. It was still barely light but I
rolled out of bed and into the hammock on the porch. As I lay there half asleep
with a hand hanging off to the side… I felt a cold nose nuzzle my hand. One of
the owners dogs, which they had warned me would likely bark when I arrived, had
scent tracked me to the cabin. ...
FINALLY. After a very frustrating week dealing with making
arrangements to get to Colonia Libertad to meet with a group of women and spend
the night at La Anita Rainforest Ranch I was on a bus to Aguas Claras and then
I would be catching another bus to Colonia Liberia. Four hours in total of
travel, really not that much distance but the going was slow as the behemoth
bus crept along dirt roads, crossed precariously narrow bridges ...
... which was very good.
Ellie went down to the garden and got me lemon grass so I can make tea with it. Later she want and pick lemon and oranges/ grapefruits.
Later that day we walked down the road where this woman made homemade Cheese. I bought 1Kg of cheese which is 2.5 Lbs. I ate the cheese in 2 days. So I went back and order another 1 Kg of cheese, the cheese is so good ...
Today was fairly low key compared to yesterday. Fast moving Monday was calmed down by slow moving Tuesday. I got up for class and headed there, only to find out that we were covering the most confusing of topics to date. No, it was not past tense. No, it was not anything overly silly. It was the difference between these two verbs.
Let me start of by saying that both of these verbs are irregular. Now, I don't know who ...
... we return the rental car with a different key than we left with), and we were as good as new by about 10 am, and were left with our whole day. We debated which combination of things we'd like to do. Horseback riding? Zip lines through the forest canopy? Animal sanctuary? After some discussion with the front desk of the hotel (the people there were really very helpful), it became clear that it was only going to be possible to do one, and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility