Turtle Beach Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... toiletries in our hand luggage and left everything else behind.
You can travel to Tortuguero independently but it is a complicated journey so we opted to use a travel company, Jungle Tom's Safaris, who run day and overnight trips to Tortuguero but if they have space, fill their minibus with people who just want to use them for transport.This saved us worrying about having to connect with a boat at a certain time.
We were at the appointed ...
... screamed all the way! It was so awesome! The final cable was called the Superman and we were lying on our fronts with our legs in straps and "flew" over 1.2km back down to the office. It was such a good day and an excellent run activity. We all really enjoyed ourselves. We were then transferred back into town and we had a late lunch at the tree top cafe in Monteverde. Voted in the top 10 most bizarre restaurants by Tripadvisor, I had ceviche and Mike had a plate ...
... guides know that the tourists can come in to watch. The turtles are basically in a trance when they’re laying their eggs, so we were standing literally 2 feet behind this monstrous 4 foot diameter green sea turtle, watching her drop egg after egg (spherical, about the size of a ping pong ball, with a soft shell) into her nest. It takes her less than a half hour to lay these eggs. Then, she rests, and starts to cover the eggs. We got to watch her start to cover the ...
... Bill is a Mesquito, half indian/ half Spanish, who was born in the forest over the border in Nicaragua.He became a hunter at 14 and has travelled all over Central America in search of skins. He hunted Jaguar and has been attacked by them more than once;Bill is however a very gentle soul who loves the forest and its animals and plants.He showed us caymen, White-faced monkeys, Howler and Spider monkeys and explained the ecology of the ...