Los Almendros de Ocotal
Travel Blogs from Playa Ocotal
It's been a few days since we last wrote and I'd love to regale you with tales of adventure...all Pirates and treasure and the like. However, since this is our decompression downtime, you'll have to make-do with a near-death experience and an unsolved mystery whodunnit.
After settling into our new surroundings at Ocotal beach, we made the 4km …
... to the beach along with snorkel gear and paddle boards. Erick gave us a quick paddle board lesson and we gave it a try. Christine may have a future in paddle boarding but I do not. It is very hard to stay on especially since the bay was very rough and choppy. When we were finished paddle boarding we threw on our snorkel gear and headed into the water. At the end of the beach there was a huge rock formation so we swam in that direction to check out some underwater life. We ...
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- Organic vegetable garden, lots of flowers and fruit trees on our trails and right outside your door
... then Shea, which is a bit worrying really as she's now an instructor and I'm not even a dive master yet. We're going over to Martin and Brenda's house tonight as its Tyler's birthday and it's the end of the IDC. I therefore was allowed a bit longer lunch break to go home and shower as I'm closing and I have to go straight from work to their house. After work I met everyone at super compro and we all got some booze and then taxis to Martin and Brenda's. Brenda had made us ...
... the shop like helping count all of the stuff in the shop for insurance purposes, doing a lot of sweeping and then Maurin and I went out to try and get a local super market to provide drinks for our shark finathon and get the one of the local bars to join in too. This got me to about 11:30 by which point Brenda said I could go home. Sweet! I ended up chilling by the pool for a bit but it was so hot! So that didn't last long. In the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking