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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 ...
... get some local currency. I also see a chicken fast food place that is open. At first I think it says Poland. Odd name for a fast food place. Then I realise it is Polloland - chicken land. Pretty much says what it does on the tin. That'll have to do. It's a small town and eerily quiet for a Saturday night. I have the medio chicken. As usual.
Back at the hotel I settle down for the night in an unexpected location. Need to make sure I get up in time to check out the 7am bus.
... at a hostel, beers and wifi, no buses, 10:30pm, nothing open for dinner, last night for Loz, ****** burger for dinner, back home to bed, booked into a ****** hostel for tomorrow night, wake up at 6am, packed up, time for Zip-lining, will Loz come, yes she will, stuff the bus, Pura Vida, breakfast, bus, up the mountains, bus guy calls for Loz, she has a ticket, dropped at the base of the mountain, kitted up, Zip-line here we come, up the trolley to the top of ...