Finca Luna Nueva Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Unfortunately Catherine had a migraine, but a white water rafting session had been booked in advance, so Martin, Ella & Ollie went off in the morning anyway. There was a bit of a delay in the morning with transportation (?, still unsure what went wrong..) So we got a lift from a guy who worked for the company, instead of the regular bus/van. …
... 40 minutes to climb down this unforgiving terrain that should have taken 15 with dry conditions. We get to the bottom and it feels like we have conquered the world. I'm feeling victorious until I'm told we have to go back up. I was certain someone one would end up impaled on a wayward stump on the way down. The beach is tiny and the lagoon is much larger from this vantage. Everyone except for 3 people jump in. After a 30 minute rest period and lunch, ...
... and so much better than any trip to a zoo. It made me feel great to have supported an organization that not only provides great care to rescued wildlife, but also spreads the message about wildlife conservation. And I don't think there could have been a better guide than Carlos. His energy and enthusiasm were infectious. And he also taught us a Costa Rican phrase that we hadn't heard before - "pura vida." The literal translation means "good life", but it's what Costa ...
... would board our plane home. This was probably the best trip we did. We were picked up from our hotel by two very chatty guys who ended up being fantastic guides. The first stop was at La Paz Waterfall Gardens where we saw lush tropical rain forest, flowing white rivers, spectacular waterfalls, birds, butterflies, monkeys, snakes, frogs and jaguars. It’s a wildlife rescue centre so the animals are either very old, injured, or ...
... t even know her own name and having not left the porch light on walked past the front door straight round the back where they were hiding thus ruining any surprise. The treehouse is really cool with a huge wraparound veranda, it does sway about a bit if someone is having a walkabout, they bring you coffee and plantain to you at 6am, the plaintain isn't a random gift, it's for the birds and squirrels. Ian's gone a bit David Bailey over morning coffee and ...