Rios Tropicales Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Rios Tropicales Lodge Siquirres
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... was amazing so I spent the rest of my time on the beach! I then got an early morning shuttle to Tortuguero, which involved a bus and then an hour boat ride through the river to the island just horizontal to the mainland. Tortuguero is one of the main places in Costa Rica that the sea turtles come to lay their eggs, and as my luck would have it, August is the peak season! I managed to secure a $7 room (amazingly cheap for Costa Rica) and in the evening booked myself onto ...
... garden in behind a cafe that had a few walking trails. After walking around in the garden, we headed back to meet up with the girls and figure out dinner. I wasn't feeling 100%, so we all had a mix of stuff for dinner, the girls having leftovers and Erich and I made Kraft Dinner (Sometimes a little taste of familiarity helps!). We were all in bed early for our last night, since we had a 5am wake up call for our first bus, to attempt to get back to Lost and Found in one ...
... Everything closes between 9-10. I love it! We have to access wi-fi from the lobby, but hey, I can handle that inconvenience! So we had another awkward dinner with people we couldn't communicate with, and now we are settling into our internet addiction. Tomorrow we are up at 5am, so it's going to have to be an early night. I hear you all back home got quite a bit of snow! Can't say I wish I was there! ~ love! ...
So how many times do you have to hop on a tractor in order to catch a raft in order to whitewater rapid your way to your hotel? After yet another GPS misadventure we found ourselves beside the Pacure River strapping on those o-so-flattering yellow helmets (not sure they would absorb any punishment but would probably make it easier to find the body), and life jackets that seemed a touch beyond their best-buy date. The Rio Pacure has been ranked by National Geographic as one of ...
... a drink to go of coconut milk.
As an aside, we have not actually held any Costa Rican currency (colones) in the day we’ve been here so far – dollars are not only accepted everywhere, they’re given in change a lot of the time, too. The girls bought a few souvenirs, and then we had a boat ride back to the resort.
We took a quick dip into the pool, and saw some really cool toucans right at the pool, feeding on berries literally 10 feet ...