Gran Hotel Chorotega

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

    Travel Day to Monteverde and rodeo...

    A travel blog entry by vincethepince on May 01, 2014

    1 comment, 6 photos

    ... the drivers head which was extremely uncomfortable but at least the ride was short. The dashboard of the van had no working gauges and the steering was extremely loose but not to worry the horn worked... At the chicken bus station we loaded onto the next bus leaving for the boarder. For those not familiar with the concept of a chicken bus, they are pimped out school buses that the locals use for transport and you quite literally could be sitting next to a ...

    Puerto Chiapas Mexico and Puntarenas Costa Rica

    A travel blog entry by rdavey on Apr 26, 2014

    1 comment, 1 photo

    ... church and while we were there a bridal party arrived. The tradition is that the bride wears purple. The whole bridal party were in purple with pink accessories, was really lovely to see. Interestingly the bridal party goes into the church first and then guests follow after they are settled in the front. No music just the church bells ringing while they went down the aisle. The weather is very hot and humid. A good day for a dip in the pool, except the pools are heated ...

    Costa Rica

    A travel blog entry by ewtodd on Mar 29, 2014

    15 photos

    ... monkeys -- the leader is the alpha male with several females in tow and they live about 30-35 years. Back on the bus we head to a pontoon boat to take us along the Corobici River where we saw 1 crocodile, some scarlet macaws, white ibis and their young, and swallows. it is so hot and humid that the animals and birds seemed to seek shelter from the heat as well.
    On the way back to the ship the bus driver stopped to pick some cashews (they look like a ...

    Cloud forest fun

    A travel blog entry by wsbyama on Jan 06, 2014

    21 photos

    ... our massive bags. We actually felt sorry for the local guys who insist on wearing jeans all of the time. After this episode we only had enough time for 1 bus ride - decision made, we were heading inland towards the cloud forests of Monteverde. Unfortunately (again), that one bus would only get us to the next town from the border, Liberia. We quickly found a hostel, dumped our bags and found (average, and deep fried) food. The hostel was a little quirky and provided ...

    Litter, Litter Everywhere and Not a Spot to Drink

    A travel blog entry by paulej4 on Dec 05, 2013

    11 photos

    ... I can remember seeing them in Corpus Christi, Texas, as a small boy, I have loved them. They are ugly and beautiful at the same time. They fly with grace and their eyes are penetrating. I love pelicans.

    One thing I am happy to have not done is to accompany my friends Martha and Eric on their journey for the day. With friends in San Jose, they decided to take a local bus for the just under two hour ride into ...

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