Hotel Suites Villasol
Travel Blogs from Puerto Escondido
... city??? The five hours down to San Cristobal seemed like nothing, the bus was air-conditioned and SO much more comfortable than anything we had traveled in thus far. Despite the warnings that this route shouldn't be traveled after dark our bus wasn't stopped even once. But the real joy came when we arrived at the San Cristobal station five minutes ahead of schedule and heard over the loud speaker "last call to Puerto Escondido"! We hadn't even known if ...
... sea level. Like walk outside for 5 minutes and you are sweaty kind of hot.
Puerto is a very chilled out little beach town that is barely awake even by 11am. And no-one does much from about 12 to 4 ...
... watch that Annie gave me for my birthday while we were in Ecuador. It’s not as easy to tell the time on it but the brightest yellow and the flashing lights at the push of a button are brilliant! :-)
After about a week it was once again “time”. We packed our bags, said farewell to “Super Che” and the ocean and set off for the culinary and chocolate capital of Mexico, I am salivating at the thought of and in anticipation of the food fest ahead ...
... turned northward, but it meant the surf was HUGE and left very little sand as the waves came right up to the buildings! We went to the nearby town of Mazunte via local transport, the back of the ute, and we visited the turtle sanctuary.
A few days later we took a taxi up the coast to Puerto Escondido (Zicatela beach) which is a famous surfers hangout where they have surfing competitions because of the awesome tube waves. Here we chilled for the next 6 days in the ...
... by 7AM, 80F at 8AM and in the 90's by 9AM. We lingered at the hotel and now we were paying for it by cycling in the heat. Fortuitously, there were enough trees to provide shade during the rest stops. Traffic was steady and we had no shoulder to give us space from the vehicles. But the scenery with wetlands, coconut palms and peeks at the ocean now and then ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services