Punta Cocles Hotel
Travel Blogs from Puerto Viejo
... the beautifully warm Caribbean when I arrived.
I have spent the last 4 days relaxing and eating well, the local dish is Casados, a plate of beans, rice and salad served with the choice of different meats, quite health and pretty tasty. I spent the first two days having muchos siestas (one of the reasons I studied Spanish all those years ago was that I liked the idea of an afternoon nap). I ...
... of the liquid gold - what it means esp. if you forget it.
The roads here are crazy. They are very busy - esp. with cars going very fast. There really is not much space to walk so you need to go on the grass. I notice most people walk on the road - plus drive their bikes - but it takes nerves of steal to do that. I'm surprised more people don't get hit. I haven't heard of anyone getting hit anyways.
Joanne and I went to the grocery store ...
... walk in tile shower Kitchen & Dining
- Dishes & Utensils: I love to cook so there is most everything you will need to enjoy a gourmet meal
- Kitchen: many small appliances and lots of cooking ware for those who love to cook
... pineapple and water at the point and then we walked about 2 miles through the Cahuita national park .. david will tell you all we saw and add pictures.. we ended at a restaurant for lunch.. came back and swam at our pool... went into town and found a cute local beach/bar restaurant for drinks and dinner... walked through town after and saw a lot of locals selling their wares.. and some other stuff :) had a yummy flan caramel chocolate cake for dessert ... an awesome ...
... but no beer so we had to wait a little longer. We arrived at the Hostel at 7:30 and we were paid and settled into the Restaurant/Bar by 7:45!
After we all put our stuff away in the rooms we walked to down-town Puerto Viejo where there was a large street celebration taking place. We wandered around the town watching fire dancers and other performers, smelling the rich food, stopping to grab a beer to wander down the street with. We walked ...