Hotel Residencial El Valle
Travel Blogs from El Valle de Anton
After spending two pleasant nights in Panama City over Christmas we realised that the heat and humidity were not our best friends. With this in mind and knowing that we would be spending New Year in Panama City we decided to take the opportunity to leave the city and indulge ourselves in a more spring-like climate for a few days.
We made …
El Valle, a town of 6900 people, who live inside a crater of a volcano! Extinct volcano that is. The town is surrounded by jagged mountain peaks, and thick forests, with waterfalls, rivers, and hot springs. There are many species of birds and some of the rare golden frogs. There are also several expatriats living here. Fred and I stayed at …
... of the Rose as companion on Doctor Who which still made me feel misty. I then cursed Donna for showing up at the end of that episode and basically ruining everything. I hate Donna. I finally went to sleep and this morning I am drinking coffee and trying to feel motivated to travel like I had wanted to. I am nervous about going alone, to tell the truth. That was why I was going to go right after work because I would be close to the bus stop and I had ...
... with crystal clear turquoise water and soft white sand. We ate some wonderful local food (rice, lentils, beef, plantains) and then we got snorkel gear! We got back on the boat to see some fish action! By the time we started snorkeling the clouds had rolled in again and so the water wasn't clear. We only lasted half an hour or so. We got back in the boat and decided to continue looking for whales. We found a group of males and one female. She was ...
... while it seemed very odd. After finishing my meal ad recovering a bit I went back out to get in the bus line. When I arrived a big bus, the type that you would associate with Greyhound, showed up. I asked if they stopped at Santa Clara and when he said yes I boarded. Inside I was treated to a nice roomy interior with an aisle to myself (as were all the other riders). The backs of the seats had little doilies pinned to them for head rests and the windows ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking