Cabinas Los Laureles
Travel Blogs from Uvita
Well, our 6 week stay in this beautiful country is winding down, only a few days left. We thought we would share a few of the things we have done and seen in the last couple of weeks. We took an 'ill fated' stab at a nearby nine hole golf course. Of course we chose the hottest day since we have been here..only 96°. Being the 'hot shots' we think we are, we decided to walk instead of take a cart...heat ...
... Falls. Everyone says it's one of the highlights of their time here. We had to drive partway up to San Isidro, and then down into the valley where we meet our horses. Yep, horses. I am not a horse girl. Until I met Clayton, I was totally scared of them! I haven't ridden but 3 horses in my life and for very short rides, thank you.
I like going to the fair or the Royal Red (now in Brandon) but as for sitting on them, nada.
Our horses were called Pico and ...
... you there is no water in the park (not true). There were quite a lot of white faced monkeys up a tree which were fun to watch, and we then walked up to a lookout over the sea before going to one of the beaches for a swim. We saw some of the lovely big Morpho butterflies, several lizards, some coatis and iguanas. A big beetle landed on Wally's rucksack and I asked a guide what sort it was – he said 'a ...
... southern end of Marino Ballena National Park. A beautiful wilderness beach.
Today we visited the main beach area of Marino Ballena Park. It was very beautiful and hot. As I write this the howler monkeys are letting us know they are around. Very ...
... blue herons, green herons, wood storks and even some roseate spoonbills which are lovely long-legged birds with a pink tinge to their feathers and a flat, spoon shaped bill.
Later we stopped at a roadside pond where we climbed the fence to sit in the grass and watch the dozens of birds gathered to eat. There were more wood storks and roseate spoonbills along with a tiger heron and several snowy egrets. As I sat ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking