Gran Hotel Chorotega

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

Rocky roads

A travel blog entry by mothman

... mostly south American, but English language tunes arrived a bit later.
Next day we grabbed some lunch from the bakery at supermarket and then went on a ziplining tour with Selvantura. This was good fun. Then we did the hanging bridges. We felt that if you do this tour there is no need to do the walk in Monteverde, unless you really enjoy walking and want to make a day of it. Bridges did not swing that much as very well fixed, you could bounce a bit though, hardly ...

Puerto Chiapas Mexico and Puntarenas Costa Rica

A travel blog entry by rdavey


... 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


... 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 ...

My Humminbird Day

A travel blog entry by eljo_adventures


... a flower must be red, bloom in the daytime, be rich in
nectar and lack any sort of landing pad thereby eliminating competition from
other birds. Flowers without landing pads are accessible only by hummingbirds,
which can hover and feed while hanging in the air. Other flowers such as trumpet
or tubular shaped blossoms provide selective feeding for ...

Litter, Litter Everywhere and Not a Spot to Drink

A travel blog entry by paulej4


... 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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