Hotel Paraiso del Sol
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- Airport Transportation
- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Swimming pool
- Kids pool
- Outdoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Paraiso del Sol Jaco
Travel Blogs from Jaco
... cook than it is to eat out. Having said that though, the food and the restaurants here are fantastic and we've thoroughly enjoyed our meals. When we look at the money we've spent in Costa Rica, we've felt that we haven't got a whole lot for the money we've spent.
We have a couple weeks left here and definitely want to experience other parts of the country after we leave Jaco and that is something we're definitely looking forward to.
So first day back at school after a long weekend and a really great day, the first day I have actually felt useful for the English teacher. There is a national English spelling bee coming up and I am set with the task of helping some of the kids prepare (finally something in English where I don't receive blank stares!!!) Daikin in grade 4 is my first student and he is really good for his age, he breezes through the numbers, colours, days and months. Next Emily in grade 6, she's a ...
... the Pan American Highway for a good part of the way but after about 45 minutes we joined the back end of a traffic jam. Our guide did a good job of telling us about the history, geography and economy of Costa Rica but after about 40 minutes he was beginning to repeat himself. We hadn't moved an inch and after a few phone calls to his office and the highway police, he informed us that the locals had gone on strike ...
... he brought us to a local Jaco fishing community to take pictures deciphering the difference between "golden section" and "symmetry". It was the first time I've ever used my t2i in manual mode - pat on my shoulder! I finally understood what the -2 to 0 to +2 calibre in my screen stood for. As well, another thing I learned is that shooting people is what brings me joy. To be more specific, I'm probably proudest of the photos I took of the little girl and ...
... and I planned to do some shopping in Jaco, a bigger beach destination town about 25 minutes away.
Jill even woke up by 8:00am this morning and we were off an hour later. It's been beautiful here, sunny and high's in the mid-80s.
As laid back as Esterillos Oeste is with few tourists that I've seen so far, despite being the high season, Jaco is the opposite with busy streets and loads of people. ...