Our first visit had us looking at limited choices and inflated holiday prices, we blew the budget and rented an AirBnB apartment almost on the ocean. This 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms Apartment is for sale on realestate.com.au … Property Type Apartment. This apartment with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms is located in San Lorenzo – Salinas, Santa Elena Ecuador, in the county of Salinas. Many who travel to Punta Carnero also visit other famous beaches which are found just off the coast of Ecuador by 972 kilometres (604 mi) is known the world over, the Galápagos Islands an area of volcanic islands distributed around the equator in the Pacific Ocean. The street and beach were packed with people, vendors and effigies! Luv ‘n’ Oven was highly recommended to us by local volleyball friends. SALA DE VENTAS DIRECCIÓN: San Lorenzo, antes de la iglesia de San Lorenzo, dos cuadras hacia el mar. Its name, “Ram Point” in English, stems from the rocky headland located at the southeast end of the beach. The beach of San Lorenzo in Salinas is located at the foot of the Malecon and separated by a street of the urban center of the city where large and modern constructions predominate. Luckily (and bizarrely) my mum reacted quickly and snatched her phone right back but I doubt everyone was so lucky. If you don’t already use AirBnB, sign up with this code and get $45 off your first booking. var s = d.createElement(sc), p = d.getElementsByTagName(sc); This is most definitely a backpacker hotspot! Alternatively, you could take a taxi or private driver for the 2 – 2.5 hour drive to Salinas. Although the city is located in a tropical zone near the Equator, the weather closely resembles a subtropical climate, being comfortable and dry rather than hot, humid, and rainy. Pretty And Convenient San Lorenzo Suite At A Great Price! A couple of days later I took the remaining foam to the beach to attack Ethan as he came out of the water. Every bar offered various happy hour deals. Mas 1-1 de servicio en el patio de atrás. During our 2 months in Salinas, Ecuador Terry played beach volleyball with a fairly competitive group of locals daily. There is a new surf shop in the Local’s Point complex but the prices aren’t the best. At 11:30 pm we suddenly caught sight of a huge fire on the beach. A more fun, but expensive option, is to take the tourist train that leaves from the malecon and loops around La Chocolatera and La Loberia for $5 per person. Its capital is the town of San Lorenzo. We are fans of saving a few dollars and experiencing public transport when possible. Ver fotos, vídeos, hacer visitas virtuales & leer las reseñas de los proyectos. At the back of the main San Lorenzo beach are a few courts for volleyball, soccer and beach tennis. Basic Listing Information. Ecuador, like the rest of Latin America, love to have fun. Photo Gallery. Salinas is a coastal city located in the Province of Santa Elena, Ecuador. It has an archaeological room, a temporary exhibition hall, a lounge, and a naval parade. It’s been a great spot for us to sit at our dining table and work while enjoying the views. From our distance, they still looked huge so I can only imagine how big they are up close. Just about every pizza place in town offers 2 for 1 pizza on Tuesdays but, honestly, it’s just not that great. The malecon, or boardwalk, follows along the length of San Lorenzo beach with a bike path. The far eastern end of San Lorenzo beach is much quieter and has a decent surf break for beginners and intermediates. We loved it so much, in fact, we decided to return this year and settle in for two full months! A couple of years ago we were lucky enough to participate in Trinidad‘s world-famous Carnival celebrations. Welcome! Each of us was armed with a foam canister but not really sure what to expect. 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