Travel Blogs from Montezuma
... porch and monkeys! We hear the howlers in the mornings and at night and we saw white face monkeys in town.
Today, September 3rd, we took our first walk down to the beach and to Ylang Ylang resort on the beach. The house we live in is at the top of an incredibly steep hill and the walk down was fine but as you can imagine, the walk back was a little hairy. I think if we walk it every day, our booties will be half way up our ...
... tour shops abound.
We spent our first day there having an explore of the town
and then taking a walk to a view point over the impressive landscape.
Unfortunately just as we arrived the clouds made their presence even more
evident, and shed their watery weight, so we were stranded at the picnic area
in a torrential downpour.
The next day however we took part in the activity that
Monteverde is famous for; zip wiring between the ...
... are being formed, it's sometimes difficult to be vulnerable (for me anyway) and it's so good to know that there are those out there who know all your faults and still want to walk with you. A.A.Milne sums it up beautifully. “Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh?" he whispered.
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's hand. "I just wanted to be sure of you.”
We did not take part in the yoga classes but we did decide to treat ourselves to dinner there twice. (We had two free air tickets from air miles offers, so we used that to rationalize ... Oon most days we fixed our own breakfast and lunch, but went out to dinner. )
By the time we walked down there in the early evening, the tide was coming in so we were on the lookout for those sneaker waves that could wash us out to sea! ...
CD: Not only did our house in Montezuma look like a 5 star hotel but it also had a binder full of recommendations of things to do in the area. One of them was a 4 hour walk from Montezuma to Playa del Cocolito (there and back). It was advised to leave early, around 5 am to make the most of the wildlife. As some of you will guess, we had trouble waking up so early but despite our 9.30 departure we were accompanied by an entire family of howling monkeys on ...