Villas de Palermo Hotel & Resort
Travel Blogs from San Juan del Sur
... up our villa. I guess our make shift curtains, which were towels over the window held up by full beer cans, did not hold up an a maid was hurt. Well so Kyle tells it. Kyle has now insisted he gets paid $5 per bug he catches. He has now been fired. Mainly as we cannot afford that labour. We hit up the pool but no monkey sightings. We tried to take underwater pictures. Which was a disaster. We haven't seen them but we all had choking fits after. ...
... that is where Survivor Nicaragua was filmed. It was at Hermosa beach which is one beach up from where our surf lessons were. It looks like it is about a 15 minute drive from San Juan Del Sur and there were some nice beach houses right by as well. Just makes you think about how much production and manipulation goes into a reality tv show; it was not in any way super remote. I guess when they were filming boats were blocked from coming anywhere near the beach as they didn't want ...
... and head etc.. is that a bit wierd or just clinical? Bit of an atmosphere killer for everyone else though to be honest.. will never be able to listen to that tune again without wincing i don't think..
Poor Gem got eaten by bedbugs.. the horrible hostel manager tried to claim it was jellyfish stings.. what, with Gem not having swum in the sea? don't think so.. never gonna reccomend Surfing Donkey to anyone.. made a change from it being me though..
... I might find a place to spend the night and I did find a nice hostel. First I tried one called Las Brisas, but they only had a Hammock for (C$3.00). Nest to it, there was another one called Finca El Zopilote owned by and Italian young guy. It was quite and interesting place (see PICs) and it had a pleasant restaurant and most important of all they had what has become my favorite beer La ToNa in a litter size and very COLD!... hmmmm.... just delicious.
... would turn into this large of a mess, but I had to come up with how I'd get out of San Juan del Sur. My options were to either travel back into Nicaragua and go to Laguna de Apoyo with some friends that were leaving San Juan del Sur, or I had to try and take chicken buses into Costa Rica. My first option was to go to Santa Teresa Costa Rica to visit my cousin Janessa who actually lives there. But as it was a long distance to travel I was unsure if I'd make it all ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool