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- Wheelchair accessibility
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Sooooo, 16 months or so later. here we are again. Funny how life gets in the way of being creative. We're off tomorrow on a road trip, and we DO mean a road trip. We're heading back to Ottawa, where our good friend has been keeping our Canadian car, and on Tuesday or so we'll head toward the Maritime provinces on a 3 week jaunt. We hope to renew this blog because it has been FAR too long. We've left our fur babies with house sitters Lori and Steve from Arizona ...
... a map and it's not well looked after so what you pay $15 dollars per person for, I'll never know - oh wait I do, they did splurge a bit on some rather pathetic looking pink ribbons that were supposed to tell you where to go, to not go, things to see or whatever they meant, again, you'll never know, - The area has massive iguanas and on the trunks of trees you'll see little see through shells in the perfect untouched shape of a rather large flying ...
... crocodiles (see crocodile spa video), toucans (and actually feeding them), sloths (sleeping) and many cats and other native animals that I promise I've remembered their names. The rest of the day was all about the hot springs. The resort had 3, but not just three pools, but 3 sets. Each set probably contained at least 8-15 pools with varying temperatures. Our first experience was the very raw springs near the river which was absolutely delightful, especially when you are ...
... Stephen Hawking would be proud of trying to prove it would be more cost efficient for me to go there tonight by taxi rather than have the awful expense of a hotel in town. 'Bus station' I repeat. 'Only US$80' he repeats. I check my face in the taxi mirror to see if I have 'charity' written across it.
At the bus station, the taxi driver points out the Tilaran bus. It is due to leave in a couple of minutes at 4pm. 'Only US$80' he repeats. I point at the ...
... Luke saves me, back in the boat, off to the rapids, C2, C3 rapids, amazing scenery, waterfalls, many birds, jungle, giant Canopies, C4 rapid, exciting time, time to swim, off the boat, floating down the river, shoes and all, back in the boat, more C3 rapids, stop for Lunch, middle of the jungle, production line of guides, all cutting up lunch, turkey sandwiches, loaded with filling, Yummo, best lunch of the trip, back in the boats, C4 rapid, more ...