Villas Rio Mar
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... we found the Rafting company, Joanne dropped me off and I met up with the other people who were all taking the tour with me. Turns out, all the people in our group were also from Canada (all from Friendly Manitoba). There were 3 couples all together.
We took a shuttle bus to the rapids. Our main guide who is from the USA spoke about the surrounding area and the nature. He was quite informative on our way to the destination.
The destination for White ...
... the kids, warmed up to the team and were playing and eagerly trying their English and teaching us Spanish. Smiles came easily for them and we were rewarded by their openness and honesty. Putting a face to the families really turned this into a reality.
On the work site, the team jumped into the task of the day which was completing the holes we started yesterday. Chisel, dig, shovel and haul over and ...
... giving us invaluable tips and advice on paddling positions, balancing on the board, where to place our weight on the board to better catch the waves – all this in preparation for tomorrow's much anticipated trip out to larger waves at a different beach.
The evening consisted of a well-deserved dinner all you can eat dinner in the mountains, followed, followed by a going-away beer (@ Tortilla Flats) with the camp owner, Cesar. He ...
... we march, getting a brief introduction to the Caco tree. This is the beauty that provides the world with chocolate!! The fruit actually grows straight off the trunk of the tree for some reason and not up in the vegetation?! It’s really quite fascinating and strange. Through another gate and across the highway we begin to get close to the primary forest. The primary forest is forest that has pretty much remained untouched by humans while the secondary forest had ...
... which bounds around everywhere like a lunatic
Have I figured out what I am doing yet – erm not quite.
There are a good number of us at field base staff: Logistics team: (Nick, Becky, Krisztina, Amy & Roeland), Photographer (Bjorn & Dave), Communications (Leanne – read the Raleigh blog courtesy of Leanne!) http://raleighcostarica.blogspot.com/20 ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsVillas Rio Mar Dominical
Everything was great - the service, the location, the grounds. A perfect family holiday.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.