Arenal Vista Lodge

off El Casillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Province of Guanacaste, 5717, Costa Rica | 3 star lodge
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This 3 star lodge is located on off El Casillo, Arenal Volcano National Park.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Arenal Volcano National Park


    A travel blog entry by j9n on Mar 06, 2014

    2 comments, 11 photos

    ... a few of the girls sang. After a short time I remembered I
    had not packed yet and excused myself from the group. Packing didn’t take
    nearly as long as it did the first time. I guess it is easier when you know
    everything has to go. I needed to use the spare duffle bag I had brought to
    accommodate souvenirs, but it all fit pretty easily. I am really looking
    forward to being home. ...

    Pie and reflection

    A travel blog entry by j9n on Mar 03, 2014

    3 comments, 9 photos

    ... an
    hour and half, and we are below sea level here. Once the pies came out I left
    them to cool and prepared coffee, ran to the corner store for some vanilla ice cream
    and made a sweet buttered rum sauce to drizzle over the top.

    It was all a big hit! I promised to translate and print the
    recipe before leaving.

    Sunday was supposed to be a day with the girls at Cano
    Negro, but unfortunately Tanya’s sister fell ill and she had to rush to ...

    2/3-2/5 Sunsets, Orioles and Humming Birds

    A travel blog entry by j9n on Feb 05, 2014

    2 comments, 15 photos

    ... differences in color that would tell me
    what each species was. I watched a
    Rufous-Tailed Hummer come down low to the grasses along the road and gather
    spider webs, since it came down to my level I could see it’s coloration. I
    managed to keep an eye on it when it went back up into the trees and I watched
    as it landed in what I thought was a nest?! It was! I snapped a few pictures
    with the camera but it ...

    1-30-14- Moringa

    A travel blog entry by j9n on Jan 31, 2014

    2 comments, 18 photos

    ... of preconceptions I brought with me? What
    is important in my findings so far? Why is it important? Is what I think is
    important the “right” thing? How will my research actually impact these women?
    This community? Sustainable agriculture? Will it even make a difference? Have I asked
    the right questions in my interviews? Are there better questions I could be
    asking, or could my questions be ...

    1-24-14- Research is Rolling!

    A travel blog entry by j9n on Jan 24, 2014


    Sorry everyone, no photos! Sometimes it is just best to take things in as memories.

    Last night Tanya invited me to her home for a small party, a friend of her's is moving to a new town and she wanted to make a nice dinner to send her off. Tanya says she is not much of a cook and appreciated my help. We grilled meat, made re-fried beans and salad. Salad here refers to what I would consider salsa, it is tomato, cilantro,lime, salt, ...