Travel Blogs from Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

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Staying in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica.., Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Staying in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica..

A travel blog entry by jotraveller

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... of the many reggae or salsa bars, and who am I writing for anyway, the Talamanca tourist board? Anyway, I can recommend a visit to Puerto Viejo and Cahuita to everybody, so please do not listen to the Lonely Planet (don't buy it would be better!), the ...

Into the Hippy Heart of Darkness, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Into the Hippy Heart of Darkness

A travel blog entry by andrewandjacque

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... a taxi back to Sixaola (can´t seem to escape that god-forsaken town) and from there a bus back up the coast to Puerto Viejo (home of "the salsa brava" surf break, supposedly the best break on the Carribean side of CR), where we washed everything we ...

The last of the Carribbean, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

The last of the Carribbean

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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Hi all, From Monteverde we took a 6am bus. Our aim today was to reach Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, a beach resort literally at the end of the Carribean road. We had to make a change at the capital San Jose. In San Jose we had to have our wits about us as ...

Rasta Time, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Rasta Time

A travel blog entry by everywhere

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... to beat the odds………stupid is as stupid does……We walked the 6 kms back into town – Puerto Viejo, a town that many people had told us was their favourite place in Costa ...

COSTA RICA, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

COSTA RICA

A travel blog entry by marc-patty

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... we hitched a lift with two of the Catalans who we met the night before, down to the Caribbean coastal town of Puerto Viejo. Puerto Viejo looked nice, but unfortunately, it bucketed it down with rain our whole time there. The scenery in Costa Rica has ...

Pandemonium in Panamania, Puerto Viejo, Bocas del Toro, Panama City, Costa Rica travel blog

Pandemonium in Panamania

A travel blog entry by bonkers

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... , was only a practice run for the biggest Bungee in the world next year in NZ. Spent a few days in Puerto Viejo, a great wee Jamaican town on the Costa Rican east coast. More quality vibes of da tipo de Carrib, tried a bit more surfing but yet again ...

Sweet, Sweet Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Sweet, Sweet Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by greg-adrienne

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... we couldn´t have been happier hanging out with them; before we knew it we had spent 7 nights. Our last stop was the Puerto Viejo area (5 nights), which is on the Caribbean coast almost at the border with Panama. It reminded us a bit of the ...

Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by esbjorn

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Our first stop is Puerto Viejo, we ll be here for three days to relax, enjoy the beaches and ...

Hola Cost-a-Lotta!!, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Hola Cost-a-Lotta!!

A travel blog entry by losbrowns

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... dollar. Prices are steep and westerners are everywhere....80% of Costa Rican coastline is owned by foreigners. Our first stop is Puerto Viejo on the Caribbean Coast, a small reggae town full of young surfer folks, old hippie expats, lots of drugs ...

Last stop on Costa Rica's Carriben Coast, Puerto Viejo Talamanca, Costa Rica travel blog

Last stop on Costa Rica's Carriben Coast

A travel blog entry by alinmattrtw2005

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... by that stage! We swam in the clear but rocky waters before relaxing in the shade and then started making our way back towards Puerto Viejo in the scorching afternoon sun. The ride back was way harder than the ride there! The sun was much stronger and ...

From our ankles up to our tops, we are in it!!!!, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

From our ankles up to our tops, we are in it!!!!

A travel blog entry by dinaboo

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I think its Friday, D said something about that earlier!  Woke lazily in our cabina aching for some breakfast.  Such as it is, our digs are better without loose food in the room.  So we decided to venture out in the morning sun for some ...

Puerta Viejo: Pika Pikas and Spiny Sea Urchin, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Puerta Viejo: Pika Pikas and Spiny Sea Urchin

A travel blog entry by missouri

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... Brian helped her out with. So, we went to eat at her restaurant and then to Bamboo for Reggae night. We stayed at Hotel Puerta Viejo for about 2,000 colones a night...not bad! May 31: We wake up, rent bikes and head for the beach with Poppy who we met ...

Crabby roomate, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Crabby roomate

A travel blog entry by hildreth75

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I basically decided to skip Costa Rica.  I just was not feeling  excited about it plus its super expensive compared to the rest of central America.  I met so many people that loved it though so I cant wait to ...

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica 10th Nov - 14th Nov, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica 10th Nov - 14th Nov

A travel blog entry by fae-neilvsworld

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Introduction This is a little spot on the beach, close to the border of Panama. We decided to visit the Caribbean side of Costa Rica as it's much cheaper than to visit the Pacific side. The weather wasn’t the best while we were here, lots of rain! ...

Ocean to Ocean, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Ocean to Ocean

A travel blog entry by kimandjohn

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... was the first time we had seen both of these oceans in the same day, which was pretty neat. Monday we spent in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica.  It´s another beach town, which we chose mostly because it was on our way to our next destination, in ...

Monkey-ing around, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Monkey-ing around

A travel blog entry by danandlawontour

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Hello   We left our hotel in Arenal bright and early and were picked up by a shuttle bus. The roads to Puerto Viejo were winding and bumpy to say the least, enough to make you feel car sick! It took around 5 hours to get here, but as we set off ...

New Year in Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

New Year in Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by davidandem

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The laid back town of Puerto Viejo, on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, is a top destination for surfers and adventure seekers. The hotels were all packed to the rafters with travellers and holiday makers looking for a piece of the New ...

Finalmente estoy viviendo un sueño de mi infancia, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Finalmente estoy viviendo un sueño de mi infancia

A travel blog entry by vickicooper

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Just the other side of the border to Bocas Del Toro, Puerto Viejo is Costa Rica's gringo beach party town and is often compared to its Panamanian neighbour.  Personally I preferred the much more peaceful atmosphere offered in Puerto Viejo, and ...

Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by amz8op

This past weekend, we went to Puerto Viejo (a beach on the Carribbean coast down near Panama), which was amazing. The beaches there were some of the most beautiful I have ever seen. On Saturday a 5 of us girls rented bicycles and rode about 45 minutes to ...

Reggae, Bike Rides and Amazing Food, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Reggae, Bike Rides and Amazing Food

A travel blog entry by jfeezy

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... a little bit of beach time toward the end of the day, but other than that it was an uneventful day.  Our last night in Puerto Viejo was great.  We went back to Cafe Viejo and had an incredible meal and then headed off to the bar on the corner ...

Pura Vida in Caraibe!, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Pura Vida in Caraibe!

A travel blog entry by tudormaxim

Chiar nu mai vrei sa pleci din Costa Rica dupa ce descoperi si sudul Caraibelor.E un fel de Vama Veche,dar mult mai laid-down,mai reggae,mai rasta,mai internationala,cu sezon de 12luni,cu paduri tropicale care inunda plajele.E Pura Vida! Am reusit si.sa ...

Dia 17. Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Dia 17. Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by maprudencio

*** PLANING *** Excursion a Playa Cocles, Gandoca, Punta Uva y Manzanillo. Podemos ir alquilando unas bicis, motos, o gestionando un transporte. NO OlVIDAR equipo de snorkel. Para comer, en Manzanillo muy recomendado el Maxi's (Langosta y ...

Wildlife of both the animal and human variety..., Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica travel blog

Wildlife of both the animal and human variety...

A travel blog entry by socalkid

... , thai and mediterranean food. I had some killer chicken in yellow curry with rice and a couple Bavarias - a dark beer made in Costa Rica. Afterwards, I headed over to the Sunset Bar, which is owned by the same people. The Sunset Bar had a good reggae ...

Buena Olas at Puerto Viejo, Talamanca, Puerto Viejo, Talamanca, Costa Rica travel blog

Buena Olas at Puerto Viejo, Talamanca

A travel blog entry by joules

Puerto Viejo is on the Carribean side of Costa Rica, (ie the opposite coast of San Juan in Niaragua, and most of Costas famous beaches).  Its equally famous for its Carribean feel as for its waves....and comes highly recommended by my brother ...

Back to Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Back to Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by dwarner

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Feb 05, 2014, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Feb 05, 2014

A travel blog entry by adrienpec

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Late update!, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Late update!

A travel blog entry by georgiemoule

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... much effort!) Then on Thursday morning, we took advantage of the national holiday, managed to get Friday off work too and headed to Puerto Viejo on the Caribbean coast for a 4 day weekend. It's the most chilled place I've ever been, and I'm fairly sure ...

More Monkey Madness @ The Jaguar Rescue Center, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

More Monkey Madness @ The Jaguar Rescue Center

A travel blog entry by tomtranter

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We've been volunteering at the Jaguar Rescue Center near Puerto Viejo for nearly 2 weeks. It's run by an Italian Spanish husband & wife duo called Sandro and Encar. It's a really fantastic project and they get lots of visitors every day. They have 11 ...

Panama in einer Woche..., Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica travel blog

Panama in einer Woche...

A travel blog entry by goni

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... uns davon ab, dort seis nach Einbruch der Dunkelheit nicht mehr so sicher. Am nächsten Tag geht es weiter über die Grenze nach Costa Rica. Ein Bus fährt und bis an die Grenze, danach müssen wir über eine alte Eisenbahnbrücke nach Panama gehen, wo ...

Travel from Bastimentos Island to Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica travel blog

Travel from Bastimentos Island to Puerto Viejo

A travel blog entry by danfrerich

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... and made my way north via a shuttle to Costa Rica. Pretty easy boarder crossing and made my way to the beach town of Puerto Viejo. Nice black sand beach and a chill little town with plenty of things to check out in the area. Looking forward to hanging ...

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