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 …
... in camouflage overalls were riding in the opposite direction and beeped their horn and waved their machine guns at me. Surreal!
No pictures on this one, sorry folks! I can't get my camera out and take photos of my fellow colectivo travellers or of the people who picked us up as I think it would be seen as quite rude or crazy!
I just had to simply get this one written down as an experience I hope not to forget.
... it such an interesting tour I feel like a little expert!
We were given the history and ethics of the industry which was really interesting. Top tip - you won't get good coffee in a country that produces great coffee as they export it all out!
The farm land is stunning. Everywhere you walk you see the cherry trees, fruit trees, and not to mention the spectacular view. I can see exactly why they bought this ...
... each basin being approximately 230 ft / 70 m wide, 1,400 ft / 430 m long and 18 ft / 5.50 m deep. These gravity-fed basins will allow 60% of the water used in each transit to be reused; the new locks will consequently use 7% less water ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking