Samay Lagoon Lodge

Barra del Colorado, Tortuguero, Province of Limon, Costa Rica | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Tortuguero

Pure Magic

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast on Jul 20, 2014

14 photos

... 100-120 eggs. The turtle was huge (we were told she was actually small) and she had dug a hole where she deposited her eggs one by one.

It was quite the magical moment. To be so lucky to witness this endangered species doing all she can to make sure her babies have a safe place to hatch. Unfortunately only 1 percent of these would actually grow into an adult turtle, with many both land based and sea based predators praying on the baby turtles once they make ...

Tortuguero on the Caribbean Coast

A travel blog entry by andreatravels on Mar 07, 2014

56 photos

... a fun adventure we'd all remember. The new bus showed up and we transferred all the bags and got back on the road. They also sent another boat to meet us at Cano Blanco, since our first boat was long gone by then.



Our originally scheduled breakfast stop became a quick bathroom break and a chance to visit another butterfly garden. I loved the shrimp flowers and passion ...

Costa Rica in 15 days

A travel blog entry by gerad-and-lisa on Mar 01, 2014

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So we were pumped, another day on the road and a new border to cross. We knew it was going to be a bit different crossing into Costa Rica as we had heard they are a lot stricter with their visa, sometimes even making you show proof of onward travel and bank balances. We got to the border and filled out our forms and the woman behind the counter blurted out a heap of spanish at me. I couldn't tell what she was asking or saying but on the second or third go realised she was asking ...

More Tortuguero

A travel blog entry by bargreenwood on Nov 10, 2013

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... and included a video about the turtles. Suitably refreshed we explored the botanic garden trail the hotel had laid out in the grounds. Various groups of plants had been planted together - orchids, Heliconiums, ferns etc but it was virtually impossible to tell which had been planted and which was natural. Most of the group retired to lodge, swimming pool or bar after the walk but we thought we would say goodbye to the Caribbean (also ...

Turtles!

A travel blog entry by bargreenwood on Nov 09, 2013

1 comment, 1 photo

... was loaded on top of the bus and covered with tarpaulin thankfully having experienced tropical downpours. Then we assaulted the San Jose traffic -ha! Virtually solid to downtown even at that hour. Johnny is a very knowledgable guide and showed we had had no need to have taken a tour yesterday, also, that there is little of merit in the capital city which is home to 75% of the country's 4 million inhabitants. Once out on the Caribbean road ...

Location

This lodge, located on Barra del Colorado, Tortuguero, is near Puerto Viejo Beach, Reef Runner Divers, and Kekoldi Indigenous Reserve.
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