Rincon de la Vieja Lodge
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... small cabin. Jose bid me good night. I opened the door to the
small cabin, dropped my bag, and fell face first into the fluffy comforter.
After a moment of relaxation I went to the bathroom…I crossed my fingers…this
was a fancy hotel, maybe, just maybe it would have a hot shower. IT DID! I
relished my first hot shower in six weeks…I stayed in there until the tank ran
out. By now it was almost 8pm, I stepped
... was included with tbe adventure day pass that we had bought. As mum and our Mark hadn't bought the pass we kept passing them food under the radar. I think we were busted by the waiter a couple of times. Next up was the ziplining. This time mum was in. She was a tad nervous to say the least when the guy was explaining everything; how to hold on, brake etc etc. Little did she know that you basically step off the ledge and let gravity and ...
this place is called La Fortuna because its the only town that hasnt yet been blowen up by the volcano which is due to go bang at any minute... awesome!
went out partying and kareoke with the locals, they didnt like us and we nearly got bashed but was all good
went canyoning and waterfall hunting which was good times aswell!
... for a hike to the 5 waterfalls and then to a couple of exhibits with dinner reservations at 6 and the nocturnal frog show at 7:30. The sun is out but the top of the volcano is still in the clouds. We had lunch in the "big trout" bar, here you have the option of catching your lunch or dinner from the stocked trout pond. While it may be fun for kids it seems a lot like shooting fish in a barrel.
We started before noon with some light lunch ...
... were to seek assistance from one of the guides. Braking was necessary between some of the platforms in order to keep from coming in too fast and slamming into a tree. Braking was done by pulling down on the steel cable with our gloved hand. The gloves we were issued had a heavy strap of leather across the palm. However, if we braked too much we might stop midway between the two platforms, and it would then be necessary to use a ...