La Laguna del Lagarto Lodge
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- Shuttle bus service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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This morning we regretfully left a little piece of paradise, the Sevegre lodge and nature reserve. We had another early morning walk before breakfast where we located a few more birds. We arrived in San Jose where we had a walking tour of the downtown area followed by a guided visit to the Teatro Nacional. Beautiful building built in 1897, very ornate with large ceiling paintings brought from Europe, marble statues, ...
Today we headed back to the golf course we had scouted, Valle del Sol. It was a nice course but with rather more water hazards than we would have liked, especially since there was a nearly constant serious wind of about 25-30 mph. Phyllis managed to break 100 for her birthday present to herself, but many balls went AWOL in the wind. On the plus side, the wind did keep the temperature pleasant.
God could take care of the people we went to serve with a mere thought so what really was our role? Many people return from mission trips saying they got more out of it than the people they served. While that may feel true, the people we engaged in Costa Rica seemed very genuinely appreciative of what they received from us. We accomplished construction projects and maintenance tasks that they don't have the time, expertise or money ...
... not luxury" but turns out to be even worse than that. We have no soap, towels, or window screens. But who needs privacy anyways?!? Our bed also looks heavily worn but I thoroughly checked it as my close friends could predict I would!!! Leaving the slums, we ate a delicious dinner of ceviche and casado (chicken) on the main beach drag and spent the night walking along the sands watching fire dancers, testing out piña coladas, and enjoying our first toe dip into the ...
... were protesting about pay conditions, seems the problem is not just isolated to Australia!!! Watched the protestors for a while and think I was on T.V as a journalist was recording with me in the background!!
Walked up the main street where you could buy anything - shoes, socks, movies, fruit, veges, lottery tickets..... goes on and one ad each person yelling over the other... KOAS.... but I loved it. Went to the Cathedral which had ...