Villa Buena Onda
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Travel Blogs from Playas del Coco
... of just wandering and soaking up some classic Costa Rican forests and wild life. We stumbled on many wild birds, lizards, heaps of bugs, giant trees (some have been there for ~500 years) and the occasional camera wielding tourists. All in all it was awesome chance to wander through some great Costa Rican forests!
In the afternoon, in the heat and humidity we decided to take on the final and most impressive feature in this small town - the local water fall. Being the dry season we ...
... affectionate name for the people of Costa Rica.
We are learning the essential Spanish phrases, but my favorite is “Pura Vida”, pronounced POOrah VEEdah, with a little roll of the “r”. It is a term used by Ticos, put on all the t-shirts, and means essentially “Pure Life”. They say it a lot and it has various rather profound meanings to them. To me, at this point, if some one says “How are you?” or ...
... hotel by noon. All I could think about was just relaxing. We actually tried to search around to see if we could rent a scooter or a golf cart of some sort to ride around the coast, but we were very unsuccessful. Tip for next time: RESERVE SCOOTERS IN ADVANCE! They said the golf carts were reserved up until March 15! Thats crazy. Anyway, I spent the rest of the day by the pool and then went to "La Ancla" for a late lunch/early dinner. This place was probably the best restaurant ...
... are excited for dinner as it is Pizza Hut !! We have been so blessed staying here at Fresia's and Randall's house! Kristy Lauren says: Last night Monica, Abby and I got our hair braided and we all got eaten alive but it didn't really show until today. My legs are covered in bug bites but luckily I've been taking my malaria pills so I'm all good... Right mom? Kristy isn't telling us what the surprise is but ...
... my friends enjoying the fruits, or milk, of our labor.
Of course a lot of time was spent on the beaches. We would all take turns swimming, snorkeling and watching our possessions on the beach. To top off every good beach visit was a nice siesta under some low palm leaves. A happy hour of rest and relaxation.
Besides the coconut, I did always try to make a point to try new foods, especially typical local treats. ...