Articles Tagged ‘salsa brava’

Sweet Spots for Happy Hour in Puerto Viejo de Limon

Sweet Spots for Happy Hour in Puerto Viejo de Limon February 24, 2012 | Food | Read More
Happy Hour is one of the most popular attractions in Puerto Viejo de Limon, and dipping into some two for one drink specials is easily a highlight of an afternoon in the Caribbean sun. At the Lazy Mon, happy hour specials of the day are posted on the roadside chalkboard, and those who heed the call are...

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals in Puerto Viejo de Limon

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals in Puerto Viejo de Limon October 31, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Salsa Brava To meet locals in Puerto Viejo, one need do no more than pull into town. On the bus or the road into or out of town is the number one local meeting site. Once you’ve crossed the bridge and spotted the barge in the water on your left, locals will be there to greet and guide you, and...

Best Views in Puerto Viejo de Limon

Best Views in Puerto Viejo de Limon October 31, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Costa Rica is a shutter bug’s dream come true, and on the Caribbean coast the raw beauty of the landscape elicits gasp effects even from seasoned travelers. From Cahuita to Manzanillo, there are numerous view points worth seeking out and pausing to savor. While you’re taking in the views,...

5 Places to Propose in Puerto Viejo de Limon

5 Places to Propose in Puerto Viejo de Limon October 28, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Feeling lucky in love? Hoping to get hitched in 2012? Pop the question in Puerto Viejo de Limon, Costa Rica and chances are your amor will answer affirmatively, and if she or he is anything like me, it will be a resounding “Si! Si! Si!” There’s something magical about this far-flung enclave on...

Calm after the Storm at Salsa Brava, Puerto Viejo

Calm after the Storm at Salsa Brava, Puerto Viejo September 10, 2011 | Whats New | Read More
In the week following Irene, Puerto Viejo de Limon was arumble with thunder while gusty winds wreaked minor havoc, and the sky seemed ready to break at the drop of a hat. Today, all is quiet on the weather front and the sun shone hot most of the day. Here, a BMW with a Panama license plate is juxtaposed...

Hiking, Biking and Walking in the Caribbean: No Cake Walk for Herpetophobes and Cynophobes

Hiking, Biking and Walking in the Caribbean: No Cake Walk for Herpetophobes and Cynophobes February 21, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, Whats New | Read More
All walks of life live and breath in Costa Rica, and nowhere is this more on display than on the Caribbean coast. When visiting Puerto Viejo and the surrounding communities, walking, biking, and hiking are the top three ways to get around, and by far the best ways to experience nature most intimately....