Lodge Vista del Mar
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... arrived in Costa Rica at about 5pm in the evening.
We headed for the Hertz desk to pick up our hire car only to be told that it had been booked from San Josť in California, rather than in San Josť in Costa Rica. So there was no car. Well, actually, there was a car, if we were prepared to pay $1100 rather than the £230 we had already forked out, on-line. They were very nice about it all, and drove us around in a courtesy car to and from ...
... mountains. Mandy found a transfer service that allows you to white water raft part of the way and we gave it a go. Heading down the mighty Rio Pacuare was simply stunning. A deep gorge in the rainforest with some decent class IV rapids. There was one tense moment where the boat almost flipped, but we arrived downstream safe and soaked. The rest of the bus ride was silent after paddling for 30k's however.
La Fortuna is the closest town to ...
... show off what you have and more is always better. I also feel that the typical American is not very happy. With the fast paced lifestyle that many live they are overstressed, overworked, overweight, and dont spend much time to find True happiness. It is so different here. Everyone runs of "Tico time" here. I havent seen any fast food places, and rice and beans are offered all day everyday. Family is very important here. People care about one another, say hola to ...
... drink, we managed to hitch hike on the back of a truck which was definitely better than walking. Being super lazy today we ended up going out for dinner with everyone too as I really couldn't be bothered to cook. We went back to Martin and Brenda's favourite Italian and I had a really good pizza. Then they gave us a load of prosecco after, I was so freaking happy! They're off to New York for just over a week, not going to lie I'm so jealous. And it will be COOL, stupid hot ...
... super jealous because his job means he spends a lot of time with other women driving them all over the country, and now that she's gone, he has SO MANY girlfriends, and then he told me about a Spanish woman he spent a glorious 15 days with last year, and all kinds of other stories. I for one was just glad that I know barely enough Spanish to follow him on the story adventure because gracious me it was funny. Also, I know he is a womanizer and I still love him. But if ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking