Casa Blanca Golf Villas
Travel Blogs from Puerto Peņasco
We spend the evening socialising in local bars, including a strange establishment called Wrecked, which feels like you’re on a cruise ship. A clientele of middle aged parents and teenagers, we stood out like sore thumbs. The house band were excellent though and I had a little boogie into the night. That is until I found out the gorgeous girl I was dancing with was 17. We beat a hasty retreat and lived to fight another ...
... 1 has left the region of Sinaloa and gone off exploring copper canyon so we have a few days to make it down the coast to meet them. Do we jump straight back on the road for two consecutive 8 hour drives, or do we stay, enjoy day 1 in Mexico, soak up the sun, have some drinks and drive 12 hours straight through tomorrow? Stupid question really. So we settled in to enjoy the afternoon in the sun and rest up for the long drive ...
This is it! Today we leave to put our lives and sanity on the line to drive an ambulance to Honduras. After some last minute photoshoots and meeting the head of the Growers First charity, we're just about set to hit the road. Peter has also managed to find his passport, so we bypass a trip to the embassy and a hefty sum to get emergency papers. We eventually manage to set off in the afternoon, and the adventure begins!
Today we made a visit at the Puerto Penasco Aquarium. As you can see at the pictures it is in a way different from the "first class" aquariums in California. But it has a much more familiar atmosphere and you can feed the turtles and the sea lion. Unlike other aquariums the fish look like they are really interested in you and swim up to you to check you out. Judy made close friends with an octopus which like her so much that it did not want to release her ...
Robert and Gloria took us to their favorite oyster farm. It is a 15 min drive from "Rocky Point" as Puerto Peņasco is called by Americans. The oyster farm not only sells oysters to the local restaurants but also offers to eat it right there. So we could see how the oysters were taken out of the water, opened and served to us. Fresh and delicious as it can be.
Robert und Gloria haben uns zu einem ...
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Other places to stay in Puerto Peņasco
Blvd. Costero #150, Col. Sandy Beach., Puerto Peñasco | 4 star hotelfrom $272
- Construction noise minimal, will only stay at Las Palomas from now on!
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- Beautiful Property
Paseo Las Glorias No 1, Puerto Peñasco | 3 star hotelfrom $157
Km. 24 Carretera Penasco-Caborca, Puerto Peñasco | Hotelfrom $100
- You will be well advise to believe all of the negagtive reviews here.
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Paseo Balboa 100, Puerto Peñasco | 3 star hotelfrom $81
90 Balboa Ave., Puerto Peñasco | 3 star hotelfrom $99
Baja California y Ramos Arizpe s/n, Puerto Peñasco | Hotelfrom $80
Ave. Constitucion & Simon Morua s/n, Puerto Peñasco | 2 star hotelfrom $51
Calle 13, Puerto Peñasco | Hotelfrom $39