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Panamanian boarder towns...

Puerta Viejo, Costa Rica is a quaint little beach town but the whole “downtown” only spans a few blocks. After a night of lounging on the beach and eating Carribean food we decided to continue south to Panama. 610 palabras más

Costa Rica

Leaving the Fortune for Paradise

While staying in La Fortuna we checked out the different options for getting to the border between Costa Rica and Panama. We were presented with the options of spending 12 to 15 hours on public buses with multiple bus changes, versus taking a shuttle to the Pacuare River, rafting for 4 hours and then continuing on to Puerto Viejo. 319 palabras más

Costa Rica

Day 204: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica to Chiriqui, Panama

We said our goodbyes to the beach and the wildlife of Puerto Viejo in Costa Rica and bussed it over the border to the small city of Changuinola.   133 palabras más


Days 201-203: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Exiting Cahuita by local bus, we arrived shortly thereafter in the slightly larger, slightly more touristy Puerto Viejo.  Right away we secured a pair of dorm beds at Pagalu Hostel, our first choice due to the great kitchen area.   445 palabras más


Through Costa Rica…

As I venture my way through Central America, I have heard many things about Costa Rica, some good and some bad. The good stuff revolved around adventurous things to do, which usually really appeals to me such as bungy jumping, zip lining, hiking volcanos and trekking rain forests. 837 palabras más

Travel Adventures

In defence of selfie sticks

Sports grounds, events and Disney World have banned them. Not a week goes by that some news or comment article portrays them as a symbol of a… 696 palabras más


Costa Rica: Day 7-Tortuguero Canals and Banana Plantation

The day before we flew home from Costa Rica, we needed to travel from where we were staying on the Caribbean Coast (Puerto Viejo) back to the capital of San Jose, where the airport is located, which is roughly a five-hour drive through the mountains. 822 palabras más

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