Monteverde Rustic Lodge
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Monteverde Rustic Lodge Santa Elena
Travel Blogs from Santa Elena
... message to the wasps brain and tells it to move up high on a leaf in a position where it can release its spores to the wind and spread further. Karma perhaps? A less disturbing fact is that some of the huge trees that we saw were about 400/500 years old, and we saw ferns that had grown so tall that they looked like trees. After our tour we visited an area of hummingbirds, and then headed back in to the reserve on our own for a ...
With sore muscles, bruises a bright shade of purple and heavy hearts, we board the vans for the last time - each of us filled with the emotions of the week. Our task at hand at the work site was to raise the walls of house #1. Soon a team of members developed a process and within 2 hours all of the walls were up and our work took shape and a house emerged. Another group went back to digging holes for house #2. Although the holes tried to defeat us with rocks ...
... trip! Alpha zero, alpha zero this is whiskey 5, this is whiskey 5 over...!!!
We had also planned to spend one night at our jungle camp. And here we learnt how to build basher beds and hammocks! Think along the lines of some bamboo, some string and some material that looks like a stretcher..!!! Hmmmm – I decided not to test my creation to see if it would take my weight! However we were unable to stay as there were quite a lot of dead trees ...
... blue herons, green herons, wood storks and even some roseate spoonbills which are lovely long-legged birds with a pink tinge to their feathers and a flat, spoon shaped bill.
Later we stopped at a roadside pond where we climbed the fence to sit in the grass and watch the dozens of birds gathered to eat. There were more wood storks and roseate spoonbills along with a tiger heron and several snowy egrets. As I sat ...
... your viewing pleasure first.
FYI, the view of the canopy from the highest corner of the deck is pretty impressive... The whole floor is high enough off the ground that I think you could even fit another level in below the current main level.
More news at eleven...
Over and out-