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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... s students never showed up so eventually he said let's just go for lunch. We went to a local restaurant that was buffet style. It was a really busy spot and the food was good. I had fish, yucca, veggies, beans and rice. I also ordered ceviche. I had had it once but this was so much better. All through lunch, we visited and asked Rodrigo questions. Sallie was pretty quiet and didn't eat much. We left to pick up Leon ...
Waking up at 4 am has never felt so good. The waves are crashing in the background and when I go outside on the balcony the mist is coming if the ocean just as the sun rises. The water calls me and the closer I get a feeling of the waves rock me from the inside occurs. I am one with mother ocean as Adam would say. I have walked many beaches but nothing deters me from wanting to set out down another. This one, Playa Hermosa, has dark, wet sand that ...
... I spent a lot of time paddling out, rolling under waves, getting rocked by waves, and looking for the next great wave to surf. I loved sitting in the lineup by myself studying the waves. It is such a peaceful, serene feeling. My timing was a little off when I was practicing on my own but my desire to surf didn't stop. I almost feel more determined to get up tomorrow and do it again. When I looked up from one of ...
Let's keep calm! Let's eat organic chocolate! And let's listen to the sounds of nature!
We worked 5 days as volunteers at the family-run La Iguana chocolate farm.
La Iguana is a small organic farm, located in the quiet mountain village of Mastatal, between San Jose and the Pacific coast.
The Salazar Garcia family is producing chocolate for more than 25 ...
... five hours of slog, we'd head shattered and ravenous back to camp. The path builders would then descend on the housekeepers, who had our meals prepared and quickly announced the menu for lunch. To be fair it was pretty standard, but with the addition of fresh fruit and our variety of Tang, there was generally a small element of suspense. The housekeepers too would surprise us with what they'd got up to during the working day; sometimes they'd built a new bench or table, other ...