Travel Blogs from Montezuma
When I graduated college, I briefly entertained the idea of returning to Madrid, where I had spent a semester abroad. I remember throwing the idea out to my mother, expecting all the normal protestations from a loving mother; "It's too far. It's too dangerous. It's too expensive." However, all she said is, "You'll be disappointed. It won't be the …
... Teresa was a bit manic as the weather closed in again, and the place is just one long road running parallel to the beach from mal pais (another beach area) to Santa Teresa. Which meant it was a very long walk between in each place!
We went a bit more up market in the end to take a bit of a break from some of the sketchy hostels! It meant we had a small pool (which has a resident iguana living under it) to ...
... town, you won't find much in the way of authentic Costa Rican culture here, just lots of western convenience and ways to waste your money, something that is starting to sound familiar. There are some places nearby however if you are looking for something a little more authentic
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... clutter, and the beautiful gardens you can often spot interesting wildlife in the native bush right inside the town.
On several trips we have come to see the Yellow throated Tiger Heron as the 'king' of the wildlife in Montezuma . Stalking and hunting and strutting along the beach or the beachfront bosque it will suddenly and surprisingly extend its head and neck to double its height, baring its crown jewels, the beautiful yellow patch ...
... asked him where he was staying, he said, La Casa Montezuma. My jaw dropped. Of course he is staying at the place where we were SUPPOSED to be staying!?!?!?! I told him to lie and tell me it was terrible and they had been miserable there, but he shook his head and said it was an amazing place. Shaking my head. So odd.
But then again, HAD everything worked out according to the original plan, we may not have been so eager to get out of *the bad* ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service