Travel Blogs from Tamarindo
... know what to feel at that point. We get two cold coconuts from the kids on the side of the road who, by the way, were pointing at us and laughing. We then meet someone else who tells us that it's only 400 metres away (mind you, she was going DOWN the hill), then another 10 minutes later, we finally see the waterfall....actually just a sign with a picture of the waterfall on it that says 700 metres. Oh my God!! At this point, we have to sit down in every tiny shade ...
... frustrating as many people when the begin find it hard to even stand up. We decided to save our money and play in the waves which was free and knew we could deal with. It was really fun just watching the surfers too as there were some really good ones amongst the beginners and the teachers occasions showed their pupils the odd tricks and skills they had. In the evening we had tea again in the hostel with the remaining pasta we had from the night before. We ...
The last 30mins of the drive into Tamarindo were bone rattling and after an erroneous first up attempt to find our hotel, our second attempt was successful and it was straight into the hotel for a brief introduction about the place from owner Joey, a very laid back sort of dude from California whom we later discovered built the entire place himself, including the pool, very very impressive! He showed us up to our home for the next three nights and we were rather please with it; ...
... rather eat peas - there aren't enough chemicals in the world to get me on one of those things - it would be hard enough just climbing up to the platform (this is only a short zip-line near where we are today: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzPMUO-T Rts&noredirect=1) the ones at Monteverde are longer apparently.
It's lovely and humid here - I am a pleasant ...
... to have a neighbour or a paid cat sitter to look after him when we are away for weekends or holidays sounds very appealing. No worry, no extra work. Anyway, we are hoping to head out for the day tomorrow and check out another national park and make the best of it. We need to relax, and try doing some sightseeing if we can. Oh, and BTW, I counted over 200 ants and still more literally coming out of the woodwork in the cupboard and wood trim along ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet