Hotel Vista de Olas

Vista de Olas Dr., Mal Pais, Province of Puntarenas, 5361, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Mal Pais

Santa Teresa

A travel blog entry by bstamfam


... the locals. We sat on the bench outside of the grocery store eating an ice cream cone and the owner taught us how to howl like a howler monkey. He did it really good.....all the howler monkeys come to his grocery store now.
People along the road are waving to us now as well, at first they just treated us like tourists.

People come and go at the hotel everyday. We get to know them for a day or two and then off they go ...

Costa Rica!

A travel blog entry by sojanet


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Then we wandered around the market attached to the local bus station. My mom pointed out a little soda (restaurant) that was relatively crowded. Her thought is that the more crowded with the locals, the better the place. We tried cascado con pescado; we got a plate full of rice, black beans, salad with deliciously fresh red tomatoes, spaghetti and lightly fried fish. The fish tasted like chicken. Overall, we were very content with the dish, and ...


A travel blog entry by kenzie.j.hi


... at the first waterfall and were told that only the first of the three waterfalls was safe to jump off of. Again, for reasons unknown to me, I was made to go first. I jumped spastically into the air where I flailed ungracefully into the water, whereas the other two dove gracefully in. There was a rope swing hanging off a branch and we took turns jumping into the tide pool with it. Looking over at the edge of the pool, we could see the two ...

The Badlands

A travel blog entry by surfari


... troop of Howlers as we left the reserve on our quad, but saw absolutely nada inside the park!!
We found a really nice shady place to eat with amazing food and real lemonade by the litre, a shop called "super david" (see pics below), and visited Montezuma as well.

We got lucky / did some good research, and stayed in an awesome place, set a little way up the road, run by a sound guy called Dave (from The Wittering nr. Brighton) ...

Costa Rican lounge lizards

A travel blog entry by junglebelle


... are a bit more shy than the capuchins, but still came close enough to give us a good look. They have very fluffy little black tummies! We saw one with a tiny baby hanging onto her back. It's very exciting when you see or hear the tree tops rustling, you look up and see branches moving, and then you realise, it's MONKEYS!!!!!

I've seen plenty of lizards and geckos too. Geckos are my FAVOURITE and I found a tiny one yesterday who was totally not bothered at all by me, and sat ...

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