The Palms Hotel

Gulfo Dulce, Puerto Jimenez, Osa, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Puerto Jimenez

Kayaking daily; ll Giardino on the Edge at Night!

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2


... besides the romantic 'on the edge' location was the music. Giulio, the other owner, says he streams internet radio from Paris. Its world beat, smooth jazz, classic, lots of romantics sounds which blend with the parrots in the trees and the tide lapping at our feet..... heavenly !

One night we right next to our table we watched as two women launched the kayaks. Robert got up and helped as they had to be lowered about 12 feet down to the beach. Cecelia ...

Adventures in the Manglar

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2


... and help get the kayaks down to the water. Also helped me get settled in my kayak for the first time and we were off! Said we could stay out until 9:00/9:30. Seems to be pushing it but he deals with these tides all the time!

Headed off to the left (facing out to the town) like we usually do. The sun was already up and the parrots and macaws were overhead screeching away. As we paddled along we were checking for the shore ...

A River Runs Through It

A travel blog entry by pric5457


... for a mile and a half and then turn right when we see the building. Couldn't go wrong, right?

We were lucky to find footprints to follow, because walking on the beach to a jungle still didn't seem right. However, we decided "When in Costa Rica". And after about two minutes, we crossed our first overgrown puddle (or under grown river). Immediately soaked socks and waterproof boots (that's what ...

Travel Day 2

A travel blog entry by tbcostarica2013


... that evening until nearly
10 then we turned in to start our first build day tomorrow!

One sad note. Gaylon and Rose received news that Gaylon's mother had taken a turn for the worse. After the 7 hour ride they needed to turn around and go back to try and catch a plane home as soon as possible. We prayed with them before they left for a safe journey home and for God to give comfort and strength to their family.

Buenas Noches


The Yoga Of Learning

A travel blog entry by jord-travers


... The teacher trainees had scored a whole Saturday free so we decided a party at Klaus and Liza's property was an appropriate way to celebrate the previous night. Taking part in one of the oldest anthropological ceremonies - the bonfire - we all had a great night together involving red wine, fresh coconuts topped off with rum, Pat jamming out the guitar and some of us being stripped of our 'Smore virginity from our American friends. After a few hours of laughs and ...

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