pedrosglobe Check-Ins

Date Place Comment
August 18th, 2017 Sven Basecamp hostel

27USD for a tent and two people. Cabins 75USD. A bit overpriced but nice set up. Very, very noisy all night from cars, trucks and planes. You pay extra for showers. Nice kitchen and good wifi. Laundry for 8USD

August 12th, 2017 Eagle claw motorcycle campground

Great place, super nice secluded camp ground with really friendly owner. Nice camp sites, and cabins. Full workshop where you can use tools for free. Definitely worth a stop to get information from other riders.

August 11th, 2017 Pine valley

Amazing place on the way to or from the Alaskan border. They have tent sites 15 bucks, vans, cabins with bathroom. Great local made food.

August 1st, 2017 Helena state forest - free

Stunning site for tent or RV right on the river. There are about 8 camp sites around but this one is the best. You can swim in the river and use it for cooking. A pit latrine is nearby.

August 1st, 2017 Rocky Mountain Hi RV-Park

Nice place for tents. Good wifi, nice and clean. We paid 18 bucks for a over flow tent spot.

July 2nd, 2017 Helen's Hotel And Restaurante

Nice place on the beach. Secure parking for bikes, cars and rigs. $34 for a double room with ac and private bathroom. Best place to go diving at Cayos Cochinos with pirate islands divers.

July 2nd, 2017 Pirate islands divers

Organised dive and snorkel trips to Cayos Cochinos Islands. Also does dive courses.

[email protected]

June 30th, 2017 Posada Sandra

22 dollars a night, two people in a big room with ac, wifi, water, private bath and secure parking. Clean.

Downstairs is a great and cheap restaurant. Good coffee, great steak, amazing chocolate cake.

Friendly owner and room for lots of bikes, cars and big rigs.

June 29th, 2017 HOTEL MASAYA

Nice hotel. Owner is a biker and has put effort into the place. We had to bargain pretty hard to get a room with ac, private bath and breakfast for 30 dollars. Good place to stay if visiting the masaya volcano or going to/coming from Honduras, but just as a stopover. Breakfast was nice.

June 25th, 2017 El Gallo Tatu

This is the old name. New name is El Gallo Tatu.

June 25th, 2017 El Gallo Tatu

Great restaurant if your on your way to or from La Fortuna.

One large plate of meat and veg is 2500.00

June 24th, 2017 Cabinas Iguana

Seriously great and relaxing place. One of the cheapest in the area at 25 bucks for two people with shared bathroom. Great pool and free coffee in the morning. Secure parking.

June 20th, 2017 Bocas Ridge Hotel

This place is quite amazing. Due to ferry times we were stuck in Almirante for 24 hours and water a nice place to chill and safe parking for our motorbike. This place cost USD65 with breakfast, aircon, fast wifi, cable, ect. Owners are super friendly and rooms very nice. Spectacular view and nice pool. The breakfast is yummy and big with good coffee. They also gave us four free drinks and some free tapas!

June 18th, 2017 Hotel Aramo

Great place to stay. Otherwise very expensive in Panama City especially with secure parking, wifi and breakfast.

June 15th, 2017 Hostal Capurgana

Great clean and tidy place close to the port with fast wifi. For a double room with private bathroom 90,000 Colombian. They speak English, German and Spanish. They are also on trip advisor and The owner Silvio helped us with transporting a motorbike from Turbo and has contacts locally for transport to Panama.

June 15th, 2017 Darian Gap Crossing

Crossing by boat with motorbike (GS1200) from Capurgana to Carti (Panama) in one day on a fast boat.

This is not an office, just a general location where the captain can be found by asking around.

Captains name: Bolo. Ph number +57 310 8947750 whattsapp, but no English.

Total cost was USD800.00 for the bike, panniers, bags, and two people. It took 8 hours total time, including loading, unloading, three fuel stops, and a long time in customs at Puerto Obaldia.

PM me on Instagram for more info: pedrosglobe

June 14th, 2017 Darian Gap Crossing

This is the location where a cargo boat is located in Turbo port.

The Captain is Christobal Rodrigez:

His cargo boat has the name : No hay como dios

The boat goes between Turbo and Capurgana and cost USD100.00 (for a GS1200) bike, panniers, and bags. It took 6 hours. We left the same day in a fast boat and arrived before the cargo boat to unload the bike.

June 8th, 2017 La Casona

Great little hotel on the square. Brand new with private bathroom, good wifi and only 30,000 for two people including parking for motorbike. They have room for about 4 motorbikes, or two big ones.

June 4th, 2017 Muy Chacho

Amazing place in the mountains outside Filandia. Run by a very hospitable and friendly young French couple. Secure parking for motorbikes, cars and 4x4. Camping for 5 bucks a person, and they have 6 dorm beds and two private rooms. Hot water, fast wifi. A seriously great place to chill for a few days ... or longer! Website:

May 23rd, 2017 Moto Club

Super helpful and knowledgeable motorbike mechanic at a very reasonable price.

May 20th, 2017 Grand Selva Lodge Tours

Amazing lodge just being started up 10 dollars per person with private bath. Great food, massive pool and surrounded by rainforest. Parking for bikes, cars and big rigs. Camping available.

May 18th, 2017 Apart Humboldt

Great hotel for 20 bucks a night for two people. Fastest internet we had in Ecuador, super clean and big rooms with kitchen. Breakfast and laundry available. Parking for bikes and cars.

May 16th, 2017 Crazy food

Really yummy food at a really yummy price. 5 bucks will fill you up.

May 16th, 2017 Crazy food

Yummy food if you need a break from rice !! Very cheap and owner operated

May 14th, 2017 Crazy food

Great hotel with clean rooms, fast wifi and heaps of parking for all vehicles. USD20.00 for two people per night.

May 9th, 2017 Hotel Rio Guayas

Yes a great place and one of the nicest and cheapest close to the centre. Parking for motorbikes and cars, fast wifi

May 7th, 2017 Hostal Saraguro

Great hotel with parking inside for motorbikes, really nice rooms, fast wifi. Private bathroom and two people cost 20 dollars. Very close to town square.

May 2nd, 2017 Andreita & Jhusely

Great menu for 6 PEN on the way to tourist sites. Very tasty and includes drink, soup and main.

April 25th, 2017 Don Arturo

Very nice hostel at the main square with good rooms, fast wifi and hot water. Parking for one large motorbike (GS1200) and "safe" parking across the road for cars. We paid 30 for two people and motorbike parking.

April 23rd, 2017 River camp off the road

Nice quiet place off the road good for motorbikes or cyclists. Could fit a small 4x4 but not big rigs. River water available but needs to be boiled.