South Beach Hotel

Jaco Beach, Jaco, Province of Puntarenas, 1139-1250, Costa Rica | Hotel
Prices starting from $138.00

Travel Blogs from Jaco

Like a Roller Coaster Down the Hills we Travel

A travel blog entry by gilmer


The drive to Jaco was not boring to say the least. The roads are quite narrow in some areas and people drive like maniacs. The roads go up and down, this way and that... twisting and turning through the countryside and villages. It's a thrill all on it's own. As you drive, for many parts of the road, you can look over the edge of the pavement and see a steep cliff. It's downright frightening in some areas.

We passed through the area that we had once seen during the stop with ...

Day 6 - Extreme Canyoning

A travel blog entry by marks-travels


... about 30 minutes of hiking up the mountain, we each ziplined our way to our first rappelling platform.

Thus began our first of 4 rappels down the waterfalls. The three guides on our tour were very encouraging, helpful & safety-conscious. We were required to wear our helmets at all times and whenever we were either in the waterfall, on a flat rock outpost of the waterfall or a zipline or rappelling platform, we were tethered ...

Yo Hablo Espanol

A travel blog entry by tdv95


... and the rest (including ours unfortunately) have implemented a fairly formal check-in, check-out process (how drunk the dudes are seems to dictate how well the process is followed). We had 20-30 guys show up at our complex for a bachelor party weekend. By the end DH had visions of staking these guys out at the tennis court and allowing iguanas to poop on them continuously. I'm really not sure what the right answer is for prostitution but the Jaco model ...

Cashews, Children and Chainsaws

A travel blog entry by magnificent7


... with them in securing and making Hogar de Vida even better.

Cesar found a cashew tree on the property and picked them, roasted them and made them available to us (see the picture of what cashews look like when they are pulled from the tree. It may surprise you). Oscar dropped by our quarters just to sit and joke around with us. That's huge!

Though we couldn't bring the power head for the post hole digger in along with a ...

Here we go again another sight seeing day

A travel blog entry by bot989


... to rain and it still is Oh goody crazy wet roads where is Mr. Toad! The sleeping experience with all the doors and windows open and the sound of the rain made it wonderful and very soothing. I am up early as usual and ready for the great breakfast (tropical fruit) and the next entry will be from the central Pacific coast.

The driving experience will be something that I will always remember, I thought that the ...

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