Tico Adventure Lodge
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Shuttle bus service
TripAdvisor Reviews Tico Adventure Lodge Playa Samara
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... On Xmas day the kids opened a present each and we headed to Playa Carrillo for some beach time. Great local scene there- lots of locals celebrating Xmas at the beach. We bought some yummy ceviche from a guy walking around selling it out of his ice chest and after a few hours headed back to the house for a Xmas feast of grilled dorado (mahi mahi) and tamales that our neighbor down the street made for us. It was an incredible 5 days and a wonderful way to spend the ...
... looking forward to getting home now. It's a year today since we set off. I think it's harder when we have nothing to do, sat around relaxing is only nice for so long, as I say we're hoping for lots to keep busy with over the next 2 weeks so time goes quicker and we can have fun. 2 weeks on Friday we'll be in Disney World so that's keeping us motivated! The end is so close and yet so far. It certainly will be nice to get home and have some money. It's great having a 5 month holiday but ...
... named Albia's home, where we learned about coffee. Albia grows coffee beans, dries them out, mashes them to remove the shells, roasts them, grinds them up, and finally brews the coffee. The group tasted the fresh coffee, fresh honey, fresh water apples (a rare Costa Rican fruit), and fresh oranges while on Albia's property. The team lounged under the canopy of tropical trees for an hour or two and then headed out. Right as we were leaving, we saw an ...
... and certainly both she and Dad would have been right there with us. In fact, they were. Our hearts were full.
For those who might not know, Susie, Angus and I all converged with our families for the holidays here in Costa Rica. I can't express adequately how amazing it was to have them here, and our appreciation for their willingness to travel so ...
... it before you go, the extent of the drop was completely unexpected and then the bungee ropes catch your fall just as your tummy about reaches your chest and it swings you so high and fast that you really do feel like the jungle man himself. Such a thrill!!!
I went before Sal, and all she could hear were my screams of excitement as I flew through the air and then swung back and forth a couple of times. Then it was Sal’s turn and I ...