Vista Verde Lodge
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... OH I should also mention that for the 1st run my harness straps were too loose around my rear end and I did not know that they were suppose to be tighter. So YOLO! haha. The way the zip lining excursion works, is you zip to a platform and then hike then zip again. Seems pretty simple, Wow! The hike sometimes were on such a step incline or so many starts that I felt like I was going to be more winded from that than the adrenalin rush from the zipping about. haha. I ...
... know any Spanish at all so I tried my best and ordered for all of us. In the end, the waiter was kind enough to not charge me for my dinner. or he might have just wanted us out. haha
Something that was interesting but not one of my more favorite parts of the trip was taking part in a night walk. We saw a viper, a few teranculas and a sloth with a baby.
Well, that is all to report today! Love to you all!
... riding, we were treated to an omelet and coffee and got to meet the elderly couple who owned the land. We also got to see how the family make liquor from the sugar cane and taste the end product. It was extremely strong. The horse riding and canopy tours are up there amongst our favourite of the whole trip! The following day, we had to get up at the crack of dawn to catch a 6 o clock bus which would bring us to the Costa Rica/Nicaragua border. ...
... tamandua which is amazing! look it up! and my list of snakes keeps going although the elusive boa constrictor eludes me still.
some people saw peccaries which is amazing seeing as they are very hard to see.
the results of the phase show that we found so much more than usual which is great! cant wait to get started again althouhg ...
... ground. This snake wasnt that big but i was very beautiful. It had shades of blue all over it. We learned that it wasnt dangerous and was also a small species of snake. While it can bite, it has no venom. We find the dangerous snakes later on in the walk. Actually not that far away we found a second snake. We didnt get pictures, as lack of a decent camera hindered us. This one was about a foot long and had a triangle shaped head. It was a viper and it was dangerous. It ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility