Villas del Roble

Address: Puntarenas, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Puntarenas

Cloud forest and sunshine in Monteverde

A travel blog entry by goodner on May 28, 2015

108 photos

... and we hiked most of them. Our first path took us through a swamp forest to a viewpoint which sits on Costa Rica's continental divide. Then we hiked up the highest trail on the preserve which reached 5,500 feet above sea level. On our way back down, we walked over a 300 foot suspension bridge with spectacular views of the cloud forest canopy. Finally, we found a quiet bench and enjoyed a picnic lunch that I had been carrying around in my backpack all morning. In ...

Puntarenas - ummmm

A travel blog entry by petkatravels on May 20, 2015

8 photos

... ship holding it against the pier!A hot and humid day so we ventured into Puntarenas early- just a quick walk along the pier.Not much to see-grey sandy beach, lots of stalls, a fish market and a small town. There was a huge disparity between standard of some shops, alongside each other to boot-very modern and stylish or old and old fashioned.
A lot of people headed off on long excursions today into the jungle for zip lining, aerial team rides and walks over ...

Secret Hike, Snake!! , Beautiful Y'lang Y'lang

A travel blog entry by malonetravels2 on Mar 05, 2015

78 photos

... to eat here. The food choices are always so hard because they all sound so good. Laura had the tuna in mango sauce and Robert had fish chunks wrapped in grilled eggplant with a sauce. Both very delicious. Decided to walk back along the beach because the moon was full and bright and made the walking back quite easy.

Got back to Luna Llena and went upstairs and had a drink and enjoyed the moon through the palm leaves from our favorite chairs.


Forest Sky Walk

A travel blog entry by richard.boase on Jan 29, 2015

2 comments, 32 photos

... It has spent a lot of money on health and education and is a very popular centre for medical treatment. This compares favourably with its neighbours which have invested heavily on war. Costa Rica has no army and relies on the UK, US, China and Germany to protect it. Despite everything it remains a poor country, although the discovery of coffee gave it a sound export business and helped it gain independence from Spain in 1889. The Caribbean side is ...

Canopy Walk, Zipline and Curi-Cancha

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas on Jan 23, 2015

2 comments, 33 photos

... catering to the tourists who come to birdwatch etc. It was closed to the general public but open to individual tour guides with groups. The owner was so excited because they had spotted a green eyelash viper in one of their trees. Rayner got so excited because he had never seen one before. After we saw the viper we hiked through the woods and then along a trail in an area that has pretty young growth so it was more open. We ...

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