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Almirante - Boat to Bocas Del Toro Seating
MARCH 2018: Why not read our Retirement Reviews. OVERVIEW: I made my way from Granada to Puerto Viejo and stayed in Puerto Viejo for 1 week. From Puerto Viejo, I had to make my way to Bocas Del Toro, Panama. PLEASE NOTE: At the time of writing, US$1 = C$570 (Costa Rica […]

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – to – Bocas Del Toro, Panama – Journey



Puerto Viejo - Town Beach 2
MARCH 2018: Why not read our Retirement Reviews. OVERVIEW: PLEASE NOTE: The official exchange rate at time of writing was US$1 = C$570. I made my way from Granada, Nicaragua to Puerto Viejo (PV) by 2 long distance buses: Granada to San Jose and San Jose to PV. I arrived in PV […]

Puerto Viejo – Costa Rica – Information



Puerto Viejo - Entering Town from the South
MARCH 2018: Why not read our Retirement Reviews. OVERVIEW: After being stranded for 3 days in Big Corn Island (and overnight in Bluefields), I finally managed to get from Big Corn Island to Granada. From Granada, I had to make my way to Puerto Viejo on the Carribean coast of Costa Rica. […]

Granada, Nicaragua – to – Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica – Journey



San Carlos - Canons
DECEMBER 2017: Read our Retirement Reviews to find good places to retire on a budget. OVERVIEW: I spent 1 week on Ometepe Island. I stayed at the Hostal Tecali near Santa Cruz. I wanted to get from Ometepe across the lake to San Carlos to spend a few days going […]

Ometepe – Nicaragua – via Costa Rica – to San Carlos



Costa Rica Map
CLOSED: My tour of Costa Rica is done, at least for now. Please SEARCH FOR ‘Costa Rica‘ to find all of my Postings, Travel Budgets and Retirement Reviews. I am sure that there are many great places in Costa Rica and that this is demonstrated by the number of expats […]

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JANUARY 2015: IS DRIVING IN LATIN AMERICA A GOOD IDEA? I really liked the idea of buying a 4WD so that I could Drive In Latin America with all of the extra freedom that this would provide. However, it fell into the “too hard basket”. The perceived freedom of movement […]

Drive In Latin America