Gran Hotel Chorotega

Address: diagonal to Banco Nacional, Puntarenas, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hotel
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    Travel Blogs from Puntarenas

    Puntarenas - ummmm

    A travel blog entry by petkatravels on May 20, 2015

    8 photos

    ... with fright myself!
    Discovered Happy Hour in the Crow's Nest on Level 9. That acts as our predinner treat.
    Show -harpist Shirley Dominguez with Latin numbers, very good, but started to sound the same by the end.
    Spotted a seabird perched on something having an easy ride. People nearby said it was probably hitching a ride on a turtle! Very believable.( Actually this was to became quite a common sight!)
    Tuesday, 5 May Puntarenas, Costa Rica

    Among the volcanoes

    A travel blog entry by ctillery on Mar 20, 2015

    8 photos

    ... pavement again, whereupon Phyllis took back over the driving so that Craig could navigate us homeward. We stopped to scout another hotel for our return visit with Phyllis' mother, and then lunched at Novillito's Steakhouse just outside La Fortuna. We were the only customers, but the food lived up to the Trip Advisor reviews and they seemed really happy to see us. Our server was sweet, gave good recommendations, and then came back to ...

    Forest Sky Walk

    A travel blog entry by richard.boase on Jan 29, 2015

    2 comments, 32 photos

    ... 1879, a stretch of railroad track was completed, connecting Puntarenas with the town of Esparza where the ox cart came out of the mountains. By 1910 a rail service had been opened up as far as the capital, San Jose. The port of Caldera where Queen Elizabeth is docked was built in the late 1980s to accommodate larger vessels resulting from increasing levels of tourism and export. COSTA RICA - literally "Rich Coast". It's just over half the size of Scotland with ...

    Day 56 - Dolphin Boat Trip

    A travel blog entry by bigred1 on Jan 11, 2015

    37 photos

    ... school of Spotted Dolphins, a sea snake and a couple manta rays. The weather was fantastic for the whole day and the boat was really nice. It even had a couple high chairs right at the front of the boat where you could get an even better view. It was a really amazing day. After getting back to town we just chilled watching a movie on one of the laptops and having a meal at the staff ...

    A wet day in the cloud forest

    A travel blog entry by christim on Dec 29, 2014

    4 photos

    ... we added Purple-throated Mountain-gem, Magenta-throated Woodstar, Scintillant Hummingbird, and the Magnificant Hummingbird. We had a pretty good rain for a bit after lunch, but saw a Golden-browed Chlorophonia dancing in the leaves. The afternoon concluded with a drive way up into the cloud forest, but the clouds were so thick today that the only bird we got a good look at was a female Long-tailed Silky-flycatcher. ...

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