Hotel Las Olas Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from David
... night there instead of trying to get to Santiago late in the evening without knowing if there was accommodation or not.
We stayed again at Residencial Cervantes and had pizza at the same place as we did before. And just to make it more like the previous visit, we went back to the same supermarket to buy beer and wine - easy!!
... to the entrance of Baru volcano national park where we started our hike. To switch the truck I into 4x4, the switch in the dash did not work so the driver had to pull over and go underneath the truck to make the switch. The park brake also did not work so one of the guides needed to block the tires prior to making the switch. The truck also made really funny noises in 4x4. It was really sketchy but we eventually got to the start at the base of the volcano. Our hotel is at ...
... and to the hills and mountains above, as they calmly contemplated us, Dan declared, “If I was a cow, I would want to live here.” The horses must be happy too—there are mangos littering the ground. We saw a horse eat one and then spit out the pit.
We reached Boca Chica on the Pacific Ocean, a bit wobbly after the steep ups and downs in the last five km of this long cycling day and with barely a pause, we were getting onto a water taxi for the short ride ...
... many blind turns and sink holes where the road has fallen away, and this guy was whipping through at around 100 - 110km! At least we got back pretty quick! Once we were back at the trail to the hostel, we met up with two American girls and helped them pack their stuff up. With the arrival of two more girls, the boys were seriously out numbered! Most of our guests in these past couple days have been mostly girls. The bar shift was pretty busy with the ...
... at 10am. Impromptu on whim events.... Love it! Me and mike put the world to rights over some drinks in a local pool hall, really enjoyed his company over the last week, interesting dude, we had great conversations. Mikes got a flight booked back to panama city monday evening but is toying with the idea of joining me on the woodwork session.
Doesnt take much persuation, mike comes along to davids home on the slopes of boquete. It was a very cool place, good to see ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet