Travel Blogs from Monteverde
... for bed. The girls from the loud room came over and told us to be quiet even though we weren't being loud. Like what???? Cariah was BEYOND angry, like the rest of us. It was so annoying! Now it's storming outside and it's actually really freaky.. It's honestly a horror movie outside. The wind is howling, the door is creaking, and I'm crying on the inside. Tomorrow we go zip-lining 600 ft above ground, so... If I don't die tonight, I almost guarantee I will tomorrow. But hey... ¡Pura ...
... to do these but the other adrenalin junkies in my family went ahead. I was able to watch them from the bottom and they all did really well. Caitlin even went on a tandem with another young girl who she didn't know and they both enjoyed it. Libby finished off with a tandem ride on the instructor's lap (. ..if I had known I could do that ...). We all came away with big smiles, me because I had finished and the others because they want to do it ...
... of feet above water and trees. As I was going through the valley I actually closed my eyes and just felt like everything was good in the world. For 5 seconds everything was good. There was nothing to think about, nothing to worry about...then came the landing. Oh boy, do you come in fast. Perhaps too fast in my opinion. haha. After a long day of zip lining, we headed back to Santa Elena.
I went back to the cafe I was at this morning and had a mango ...
... 8212;it is extremely venomous. We kept a respectful distance.
After some hemming and hawing, my parents and I decided to go back a day early with Julio and our weird group. I couldn’t stand the idea of getting back on the boat or the bus. But I also couldn’t stand the idea of sitting in the pouring down rain with no child-friendly activities and no toys for another day. It is the rainforest, but this amount of rain ...
... snowstorms of new York. Arriving back at base, we immediately got to know the new volunteers and terrified them with tales of crocodiles and snakes! I now sit back in tortuguero, relaxing before we get back into the real survey weeks again. These new volunteers have no idea of the amount of work awaiting them... They will love ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsEl Establo Monteverde
Plenty of space for our family of 5. No air conditioning and upstairs loft was too hot (no fans available). Buffet breakfast included was okay.
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