Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Isla Bastimentos
Today is our first full day on Bastimentos Island. Breakfast was included with our villa, so each morning we travel down to the restaurant from our villa on our "jungle cart". After breakfast we wander along one of the five beautiful beaches. We also spent time snorkelling in the crystal clear turquoise ocean. The snorkelling was very good on …
We woke up to yet another rainy morning same as we did saturday so the trip we had planned to red frog beach had to be prosponed. The weather ap said that it would brighten up around 12 so we were going to hold out for the sun coming out. We had breakfast in the hostel and by 11 it had totally cleared up. We went ahead with our original plan and …
... It was gorgeous, isolated and practically nobody was on it. This beach looks incredible as the dense jungle greets the ocean, separated only by golden sands. Again, the waters are so clear that you can see schools of fish swim by. Simply stunning.
The jungle walking trails to these hidden and stunning beaches are said to be quite dangerous and many muggings have happened recently. Old Bank is described as quite a poor town. Travelers are told not to ...
... is a bamboo-walled space with a bathroom and big king bed under a draping mosquito net... and no walls to speak of. The front of the unit is wide open to the Caribbean. The view from the bed is blocked only where the hammock swings. Julie hears shuffling on the thatch roof and spots a tail. The next thing we know a monkey (that is not actually a monkey but an olingo, but it seems so happy being a monkey, why tell it?) is in our room ...
When you reach the territory you break off at different houses with your partner(s) and call a greeting to the house hold from the gate. Whomever answers will most likely ask you come in and sit down. Normally the service style here is to prepare a miniature sermon that you deliver or begin right into studying a publication when you first meet someone. On average, depending on reception, you can easily spend 15- 30 mins ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRed Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa Isla Bastimentos
Great facilities and friendly staff
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