Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel and Nature Reserve
Travel Blogs from San Ramon
... to go. sucks...i feel for Nena and her daughter who are dog lovers.
now just the news -
i went to a party friday night. don't get too excited for me...it was a neighbor turning 80. i didn't bring my camera because i thought...well i thought...it's a neighbor turning 80. well, F%$@! I should have brought my camera! this guy was incredible. they served dinner at 7pm and after that - the music started. ...
... streets and beside the church. i swear, i have seen art, almost everywhere i've traveled...and in vegas...and blah, blah, blah - but i have never actually LOVED anything enough to follow the artist...or buy any shizzle for that matter. there is an artist here, his name is "Roy", and i would bet my paycheck (well i don't have a paycheck anymore), but i would bet my backpack full of belongings...that he will be famous one day. just check out some of ...
... as the music played softly in the background, they shouted their prayers to god...demanding and pleading...as if he was way up there and couldn't hear them. we stood up for at least an hour...until everyone who needed to vent...vented. Good lord, it was exhausting and touching at the same time.
and lastly, i just have one quick comment. at Volcan Poas, there was a squirrel that jumped on this lady and started running ...
... Blue-Gray Tanager*
The ones where I put an asterisk * I want you to look up. They are really cool! The have a squiggle ~ if they are boring. I really wish I could remember the other birds I saw but its SOOO hard! Until the next blog post!
Will Steinhacker ;)
... breakfast we set off to explore the massive property that Essence Arenal Hostel was located on. There was a large area of natural rainforest, complete with a beautiful creek and waterfalls. Plus there was an organic farm which was home to ducks, chickens and a pair of helmeted guinea fowl (while these birds are native to Africa they've been domesticated and are found on farms elsewhere in the world as we found out). The farm grew pawpaw, banana and all manner of vegetables ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet