Category Archives: Playa Escondida 2019

Can’t say goodbye without shout out to Armando and the bar during sunset

Going through the photos, L realized that she’d failed to post their daily ritual of drinks and chips/guac on the veranda overseen by “their guy” Armando. He was off last night so we couldn’t say good bye. Let this by … Continue reading

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Final morning means one last hike uphill

The Adventurers head home today, so for a good leg stretcher they headed up the hill to Haramara and Bird Canyon. Given that it’s the third time they’ve scaled the hill, it seemed a whole lot easier than their first … Continue reading

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Walking up the hill to check out Haramara Retreat

The Adventurers awoke to cloudy skies and some sprinkles, and with nothing on the schedule did not hurry to breakfast. Aha, what they were supposed to be doing all week, relaxing. Wanting something simple and not time consuming, they decided … Continue reading

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Taking to the Pacific on kayaks

Neither L nor D remember kayaking being mentioned as an option when they were last at Playa Escondida two years ago. Granted, there are two kayaks down on the beach but given the conditions of the surf, they’ve never seen … Continue reading

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D gets introduced to jungle golf in San Pancho

D has been talking about playing golf in Mexico for the last couple of months. He’d scouted a course near Litibu Beach where they’d walked two years ago – and where L had her first taste of octopus. After numerous … Continue reading

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Giving San Pancho a more thorough exploration

San Pancho ( real name San Francisco) is a Nayarit town for people who feel Sayulita has gotten way too big (and it has, hence the Adventurers decision to stay outside of town at Playa Escondida). They went there for … Continue reading

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A return to lovely Playa Escondida

Last June, after their rather grueling (but wonderful) trip to South Africa, the Adventurers pondered where they could go in early 2019 that would be relaxing, where they would not have to on the go. They research some spots, eliminated … Continue reading

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