Esencia Hotel & Villas

Playa Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Santa Teresa

STOPPED! but first oh my...what a trip!

A travel blog entry by bevin


... to take us to our next location. All good - a great front row seat and Rich is happy - he can buy a Cervesa onboard!! HOT!! hauling those bags onto the ferry and then off again not a treat.

Yet another driver on the other side and hmmm, a different, virtually "no shocks in the thing" kind of bus. We drop the other couple and move to front seats where we can grab a bit more AC - whew! off we go again. ...

A slow start......and a wild finish!

A travel blog entry by tanya.lesiuk


... of a grown human being, thus the Tarzan vine. After a relaxing morning spent walking through the rainforest, we felt that we had acquired enough solitude and rest that would provide us with the energy for our next adventure. This time, our desire for adventure hit a new level.....EXTREME. When we found out that a waterfall canyoning tour was being offered we thought why not, it may be neat to learn how to repel next to some beautiful waterfalls. Honestly I ...

Pura Vida in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by dreams2reality


... Joaco and Janessa had bikes so I went and rented one. We biked about fifteen or twenty minutes to a small fishing village in Mal Pais. Just beyond the fishing village was a secluded beach where we escaped the day’s heat by going for a swim in the ocean. On our way back from the beach we stopped in the fishing village to buy some fresh seafood. This was the best place to buy any type of seafood as it was cheap and fresh. We ended up buying tuna as well as later ...

Revelations in Country 28

A travel blog entry by k.bramberger

... from the giant flap which I plan on keeping open at all times allows me to see the rainforest and the lake.

I had a really relaxed day once I arrived; I had some lunch, then had a nap and then visited some local hot springs which were free. It was really all quite perfect for a fresh outlook after San Jose. Once I got back from the hot springs I had dinner at the hostel, which is actually really well known for its food. It’s all vegetarian which is fine by me, ...

Casita del Sol - Before and After

A travel blog entry by maia


I am finally settled in my home with heart. It turned out a million times better than I ever could have imagined (seriously hoping the same comes true with my thesis).


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