Cabinas El Mirador Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... acts as a gateway to Bahia Drake, where we would be staying for the next four nights. A medium-sized boat picked us up along with another 20 or so passengers and set off down the river and eventually around the bay. We had a fun time getting off the boat trying not to get completely soaked by the rushing waves. The friendly smiling face of Mona from our hostel, Martina's Place, met us at the beach and quickly got us settled in our dorm beds before suggesting a ...
... locales around the globe. We were pleasantly surprised to witness the abundance of fish around Isla del Caņo, and at times we were completely enveloped by multiple massive schools of fish, both large and small. We even lucked out by catching a glimpse of a sting ray, and a (hopefully) harmless reef shark far below. And that was only the first half of the tour!
Our sunburn problems really occurred after a brief refreshment break on the island ...
... It's stayed that way all day. Pods of dolphins have swum alongside us for most of the day, but too far away to get decent photographs. The serious photographers have been having a field day! There were a lot of birds towards the Pacific end of the Panama Canal and these Brown Boobies have been following us throughout today. Ships' movement through the water disturb flying fish, which leap out of the sea straight into the beaks of diving Brown Boobies. Clearly, the ...
... rest. I went down around 6am to queue up with the others, where some American douchebags, celebrated getting the last places like some kind of Golden Ticket to Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. Like literally high fiving and whooping deliberately in front of the rest of us. Bellends.
But did I care? Nope – The reservation, essentially was just to stay in a lodge at the top, as it was a 2 day hike. No big deal – I’d just do the 45km walk in ...
... computer or $10,000 worth of goods in the bags (which we didn't have). So then we got back in line. I presented my flight ticked for December and my bank statement. The man that had the power to stamp my passport then asked to see the card. Since I knew it wasn't a safe place to bring, say, an important card from the United States, I didn't have it on me. I told him I didn't have it and that I had proof that I was ...