Villa Tortuga

100 mts S of Gilded Iguana, Nosara, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica | Villa
Prices starting from $160.00

Travel Blogs from Nosara

LIfe in the jungle

A travel blog entry by gillie.bowen


... people who have chosen to live in such a remote but beautiful area.

As you would expect, living in a jungle is not without surprises. The first evening we
thought we heard lion roaring but the amazing noise came from the howler monkeys that frequent the higher branches. There are numerous pessola (like racoons) scampering about,
very large iguanas everywhere, as well as pumas and other big cats, bats,vultures, skunks, possums, snakes ...

Rice and Beans

A travel blog entry by miller.mba2011


... but was fine for the smaller conditions (it was quite unresponsive). The break is similar to South Straddie (south facing so picks up more of the southerly swell) with a sand bottom where the banks are quite steep giving a critical take-off and pitching wave enabling a small close-out barrel or a quick turn or two. I generally tried the small close out barrel option - sometimes it worked and I got smashed, sometimes I muffed it and got smashed. All in all good ...


A travel blog entry by kingy2


... dive shop for an eight o clock meet and within the hour we're in the boat and off to monkey rock, no monkeys, its just shaped like a monkey head. I'd already met a couple of divers from the States, on line and I'll be diving with them for the next couple of days. We did two dives, both really good although the thermoclines were a little intense at times, vis was ok, about eight meters. Lots of cool stuff, turtles, rays, eels, frog fish, parrot fish, each dive was ...

Day 9 - 12: Nosara

A travel blog entry by kamy08

... we spent the hole day at the beach tanning, surfing, and enjoying the views. The boys even made up their own game called Coconut Curling. They were the envy of many passers-by. After we were all well roasted we headed back to our pool to cool down. The boys were craving the Gilded Iguana again so we headed there for dinner and had anther delicious meal. We headed home for some much needed sleep after a fun filled ...

Just the way it should be

A travel blog entry by crfunapalooza


... during their morning run, Dave and Lisa were running past a taxi stand in front of Hotel Dhria and out of the corner of her eye, Lisa spies a familiar face. Could it be? It was! Nesmer! He didn't recognize team Williams right away (and let's be for real here, they were sweaty messes after running in the tropical heat), but within a minute, he was totally there, asking about the kids, our house, etc. We quickly started booking the remaining trips we ...

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