Valle Escondido Resort Golf & Spa
Travel Blogs from Boquete
Moving has never been so easy- throw your stuff in the back of a pick-up truck and get driven up the road, less than a mile, and dropped off right in front of your new house; piece of cake! We might just have to take this house sitting show around the world if it's always that easy! The house is so much more than just a house...it's on a golf …
Took the 45 minute flight from Panama City to David and then a 45 taxi to Boquete. The town itself is ok, but the surrounding area is stunning. Rolling hills in numerous shades of green create a valley with a town surrounded by mountains in nearly all directions. When I asked about the Ruiz coffee fields tour I was told that it was leaving in 30 …
... pass. Anyway, we cut it short but had an amazing hike! We saw so many beautiful and intersting plants, a nd the water everywhere was cold, fresh, and just asking to be played with at all times! My love of hiking just continued to grow this trip, I forgot how much I missed it! I wanted to bring my poles, but I couldn't grip them from cutting them up climbing! I will could have lived without them. After hiking all morning and early afternoon, we ...
... South and Central America is that aircons can be bad news. The problem is that having no aircon is equally bad news, so one must choose one's poison, really. Bottom line, the buses are cold. Our bus driver was a seasoned pro at air-con control and his meticulous oversight of the ambient temperature maintained the bus at that notch on the dial just before numbness sets in. Thank god we were arriving in ...
... garden for free. The garden was am pretty. We took out time walking through the garden.
After the garden, we stopped at Cafe Ruiz Coffee Factory, that produces award winning coffee.We then headed back into town for a local late lunch/dinner. We found another local spot. The owner was very sweet to us and served us a nice plate of food for $3 each.We then went back to our rooms for a later afternoon nap.
Once we were rested, we had a few drinks ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking