Buena Vista Lodge
Travel Blogs from Rincon de La Vieja National Park
Heute wandern wir ein bisschen. Zur Lodge gehören heisse Quellen ein paar Kilometer weiter im Regenwald. Normalerweise werden die Touristen (viele Tagestouristen) in Traktoranhängern dorthin gefahren. Wir entschliessen uns zu marschieren um dem Regenwald etwas "näher" zu sein. Wir sehen denn auch einige Schmetterlinge, Vögel und einen davoneilenden …
Was macht der Reisende der sich nicht an die über 30 Grad Hitze und an die hohe Luftfeuchtigkeit gewöhnen kann? Er flüchtet in die Berge - genau das machen wir!
Bei der Mietwagenübernahme sind wir superpingelig (besser man liest NACH der Buchung nicht einschlägige Foren betr. Mietwagenabzocke des gewählten Autovermieters...). Da Rahel ja …
It is currently 7:57 am (Costa Rican Time).
I've been awake for around an hour now.
As I was checking my facebook, I heard a loud noise coming from our bedroom window. I immediately looked outside to see a bird (black in colour) on the balcony rail. It was squaking away and looking inside the window. The windows are tinted so it could not see us inside the room - therefore it was not afraid and did not fly away. ...
Day 42: Oh hi 5am! It's incredibly dark still at 5am and I really don't like waking up to the dark but never mind it's for a Cats trip! I did get up a tad earlier than usual so I could go down to the beach and see if there were sea snakes this time. Ok so here are the upsides of getting up earlier: I found a gorgeous, huge intact oyster shell on the beach, pretty rare find, there was also a huge turtle on the beach. And here are the downsides: there were definitely no sea ...
... a bus out to our next hiking trip so we had a chill out day. Then we went off on a hike up Barva Volcano the next day. We hadn’t realized how far away the bus would drop us off and after hiking for what seemed like hours we took a lift for a little way from some people driving up the hill, then continued with the long hike up. The views on the way up over San Jose were really cool. At the top though (2906 meters high), it was far too cloudy to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking