Hotel Villa Lapas
Travel Blogs from Jaco
... computer adding some stuff to this blog - Feb. 18 - when all off of a sudden my blog freezes. I thought I lost what I just added...:( Just got back on the internet and it is here.. YES!!! :) I just noticed that you can publish to save and then go right back to blogging - I better make an effort to safe often or it will be very frustrating having to write everything up again.)
...and now for my last topic (for a bit), I am going to address hair. It's amazing the time and ...
... which just ended.
Our local lifeguard in front of our house, Jorge (prounounced Horhay), sets up beach chairs everyday and rents them out. He also brings us fresh coconut to drink and when we're done, he'll cut them open so we have the coconut meat to eat.
Ticos, as native Costa Ricans are known, are extremely friendly. Everyone says hi and smiles are bountiful. There are lots of dogs here in Esterillos and even they are ...
... it out that the car rental was closed when we got there. They are supposed to wait until we arrive, but it was a couple of hours after our scheduled arrival so I guess they gave up.
Oh well, we have our regular room in our favourite hotel. We arrived safely and are happy to be here. ...
... in shallow water for his daily fishing fun. He unravels the net and tosses it. After waiting a few minutes he gathers it back and checks for a catch. We did see him catch a large fish, which appeared to be a swordfish or marlin, so large in fact that he had to drag it from the beach as it was too big to carry. At that point he could sell it to a restaurant, sell it roadside, or take it home.
Shortly after morning coffee and fruit, the ...
... in the escuelita. There was healing in the escuelita as Micah from the staff (our adopted Lakelander) was blaring worship music and Lori was shedding some tears. Mike's face was red after he was done painting the fascia in the sun.
After lunch we went to the houses to fold laundry and help look after the children as the Tias received a well deserved break by having a baby shower ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking