Hotel Villa Lapas
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Conference facilities
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... This didn't surprise us as our travels last year taught us that Israelis travel everywhere. We walked into an Israeli hostel which also houses a kosher restaurant and a small synagogue. A couple days later we were back here celebrating Shabbat with about 60 Israeli tourists. It's nice to have this other sense of community and we've been able to find it in almost every country we've traveled to. Dinner was familiar with Israeli salads, challah, and ...
... me you would rather be in Cali!! It’s hot here, so we were right at home!
We had the opportunity to visit a Coffee Plantation and walk between rows of coffee plants. We were taken through the process of handling the coffee, from picking off the plants to drying and splitting the bean, and seeing how they roast until the desired flavor was obtained. Then the good part……we tasted ...
... out of our wet clothes before the journey back. Our tour guide had promised that we would see lots of wildlife on the river bank but other than an Iguana which was high up in the tree and a Kingfisher which made a swooping appearance the creature count was zilch. So on the way back he went out of his way to show us White faced monkeys and Howler monkeys that were in the trees at the side of the road. It had been a great ...
... of the crew - great food, had an eat all you can salad bar (you can bet I refilled my pasta salad for take home), then hung out at the common area to play cards with Brooke (aka Brooklyn), Alana, and Chris. Ben and Oskar came to hang out after, as well.
For sure, the best part is the people I've been meeting. Everybody is nice to everybody. There's the usual questions of where you're from, what do you do, how long are you staying in the school for. ...
Jill & I chilled at the house in the afternoon, tired and happy to rest in the a/c. Tomorrow is our beach day, baby! We're looking a little pasty.
The boys were too tired after their seagoing venture to eat out for dinner. But Jill and I went anyway to Los Almendros, a block and a half walk away, said to be the best dining in the town. It was very good and they even offer vegan options for ...